Rajeev Ram is an American professional tennis player who specializes in doubles. He was born on March 18, 1984, in Denver, Colorado. Rajeev and Barbora Krejková won the mixed doubles title at the Australian Open in 2019 and 2021.
The 38-year-old American professional tennis player has also won the men’s doubles titles at 2020 Australian Open and the 2021 US Open with Joe Salisbury, making him a four-time major champion.
Rajeev, who measures 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 82 kg, won the mixed doubles Olympic silver medal with Venus Williams at the 2016 Summer Olympics and has 23 ATP Tour doubles titles.
Raghav Ram Cause of Death: What Happened To Rajeev Ram’s Father?
Raghav Ram, Rajeev Ram’s father, and a botanist died in April 2019. In 2018, he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and underwent surgery to address it. The day Rajeev returned home after the Australian Open, he learned of his father’s death.
Rajeev Raghav was married to Sushma Ram, Rajeev’s mother, who was a scientist. Before retiring from singles events in 2017 to focus on doubles, the American professional tennis player had won two ATP Tour titles.
He was a part of the Davis Cup team for the United States. Rajeev turned professional in 2004 after playing college tennis at the University of Illinois. He is presently coached by Bryan Smith.