Ruben Bemelmans (ATP 117) stuntte in the first round of the Australian Open by no. 18 Lucas Pouille off, but our fellow countryman had to be defeated in the second round.
Bemelmans was against Nikoloz Basilashvili are male, even are in the first set, which he lost by 5-7. But the Georgian number 61 turned out to be a much too strong opponent in the second and third set (1-6, 3-6). He switched Bemelmans ended in less than 1 hour and 45 minutes.
Bemelmans came through from the qualifiers. In the first round stuntte Monday he against the Frenchman and the eighteenth seed Lucas Pouille. It was the first time in his career that he could be placed for the second round of the Australian Open.