MELBOURNE, 21 February 2021 – Croatia’s Ivan Dodig (36) has won his fifth Grand Slam title today in Melbourne, Australia.
Dodig and Filip Polasek from Slovakia, who were the tournament’s 9th seeds, have won the Australian Open doubles title after beating 5th seeds Rajeev Ram (USA) and Joe Sailsbury (UK) in straight sets in the final 6:3, 6:4.
Back in 2015, Dodig won his other Grand Slam men’s doubles title with Marcelo Melo when they won the French Open.
He also has three Grand Slam mixed doubles titles after he won the French Open in 2018 and 2019 and Wimbledon also in 2019 with his Taiwanese partner Latisha Chan.
Dodig now has 15 career titles.