By Mike Dickson for MailOnline
Published: 07:28 GMT, 2 February 2020 | Updated: 09:31 GMT, 2 February 2020
Joe Salisbury's meteoric rise continued on Sunday when he and American partner Rajeev Ram convincingly won the Australian Open doubles title.
The 27 year-old from Putney will now rise to a world ranking of No 4 after they comfortably dismissed unseeded Australians Luke Saville and Max Purcell 6-4 6-2 in just 70 minutes to win the final.
Rarely can the Anglo-American pair have played better together, and they were superior in every department playing on Rod Laver Arena as the undercard to the