Tennis: Surprise loss for Venus and Pavic

Michael Venus and Mate Pavic at the ASB Classic. Photo / Getty Images
Michael Venus and Mate Pavic at the ASB Classic. Photo / Getty Images

Kiwi Michael Venus and his Croatian partner Mate Pavic have suffered a surprise defeat in the first round of the Hamburg ATP tennis tournament.

The fourth seeds have been beaten 6-4, 6-3 by French duo Jeremy Chardy and Stephane Robert.

Venus and Pavic have enjoyed a very successful 2016 so far.

- Radio Sport

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