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. He also won 2020 Australian Open and the 2021 US Open in men’s doubles 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. Rajeev turned professional in 2004 after playing college tennis at the University of Illinois. He is presently coached by Bryan Smith.
Rajeev Ram Mother: Who Is Sushma Ram?
Sushma Ram is the mother of Rajeev, an American professional tennis player. She is a scientist who was born in India. She was married to Raghav Ram, Jajeev’s father, who 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. Ram resigned from singles contests in 2017 to focus on doubles, but he had previously won two ATP Tour titles. He was a part of the Davis Cup team for the United States.