Australian Open: Barbora Krejcikova-Rajeev Ram Clinch Mixed Doubles Title


AUS Open 2021: Barbora Krejcikova and Rajeev Ram received the blended doubles last in 59 minutes.© AFP

Barbora Krejcikova and Rajeev Ram received their second Australian Open blended doubles title in three years on Saturday with a 6-1, 6-4 win over residence pairing Sam Stosur and Matthew Ebden. For Krejcikova it was her third Australian Open title in a row after combining with Nikola Mektic of Croatia to win the blended doubles a yr in the past.

She had misplaced within the girls’s doubles last with fellow Czech Katerina Siniakova on Friday to Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka, however put her disappointment behind her in simply 59 minutes on Rod Laver Arena.

“We had a year off as a team, but she didn’t have a year off and won this thing last year,” Ram stated of Krejcikova on the presentation ceremony.


“Three years running is an amazing job.”

Ram has an opportunity to select up one other Australian Open title on Sunday, when he and Britain’s Joe Salisbury defend their males’s doubles title towards Ivan Dodig and Filip Polasek.

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