Raven and Michael beaten in ATP Nitto Doubles Final

London – Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut won the ATP Finals doubles title on Sunday – a year after coming within a point of lifting the trophy. The French seventh seeds beat fifth seeds Raven Klaasen of South Africa and New Zealand’s Michael Venus 6-3, 6-4 at London’s O2 Arena. They notched their ninth straight…

Klaasen and Venus make ATP Doubles Finals in London

South-African Raven Klaasen and Michael Venus were on the brink of a defeat but refused to give up and ended up making the final of the ATP Finals. Klaasen and Venus, who have won two titles this year, came from a set down to beat the year-end No. 1 doubles duo Juan Sebastian Cabal and…

Klaasen and Venus reach Semi-Finals at ATP Finals

London: South-African Raven Klaasen and Michael Venus of New Zealand, coached by Cape Town based Stephan De Kock have collected their second win at the Nitto ATP Finals. Klaasen and Venus needed just two sets to beat 2017 Wimbledon champions Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo 6-3 6-4. Klaasen and Venus following their win on Tuesday…

Raven and Rajeev you have made us proud!

It was so very close for Raven Klaasen and Rajeev Ram in London but on the day their opponents had the edge. Henri Kontinen and John Peers finished their debut season with the perfect ending on Sunday. The pairing won the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals doubles title during their team debut, beating fellow first-timers…

Raven and Rajeev power into ATP World Tour Finals

Two first-year pairings will contest the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals doubles final Sunday after Raven Klaasen and Rajeev Ram eclipsed newly minted World No. 1 team Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares in Saturday’s semi-finals. Klaasen, of South African, and Ram, of the United States, will play Finland’s Henri Kontinen and Australia’s John Peers, who…

Klaasen and Ram upset World no 1 pair in London

South Africa’s Raven Klaasen and American Rajeev Ram caused an upset on Monday at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals when they defeated Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut both of France, who are vying to become the year-end No. 1 pair in the Emirates ATP Doubles Team Rankings. Klaasen and Ram won 7-5, 6-4 in…