Born on 18 March 1984 in Denver, Colorado, Rajeev Ram is an American professional tennis player who specializes in doubles.
Rajeev alongside Barbora Krejčíková won the mixed doubles titles in 2019 and 2021 at the Australian Open.
He has also won 2020 Australian and the 2021 US Open titles in the men’s doubles partnering Joe Salisbury, making him a four-time major champion.
Rajeev, who stands tall at 6 feet 4 inches and weighs 82 kg partnered with Venus Williams to win the mixed doubles Olympic silver medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics and has 23 doubles titles on the ATP Tour.
Rajeev Ram Mother: Who Is Sushma Ram?
Sushma Ram is the mother of American professional tennis player, Rajeev. She is a Scientist who is originally from India.
She was married to Jajeev’s father, Raghav Ram, who passed away in April 2019. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2018 and underwent surgery to treat it.
Rajeev learned of his father’s death the day he returned home from the Australian Open.
Ram retired from singles competitions in 2017 to concentrate on doubles, but before that, he had won two ATP Tour titles. He was a member of the United States Davis Cup team.
Rajeev, who played college tennis at the University of Illinois, turned professional in 2004 and is currently being coached by Bryan Smith.