Tennis: Good start for Kiwi Venus

Michael Venus in action during the Estoril Open. Photo / Getty Images
Michael Venus in action during the Estoril Open. Photo / Getty Images

Top ranked New Zealand doubles player Michael Venus has made a good start to the ATP tour's Estoril Open.

Venus and American partner Ryan Harrison have beaten top seeds Aussie Sam Groth and Swede Robert Lindstedt 6-3, 5-7, 10-4 in the super tie break.

Venus is ranked 41 in the latest doubles rankings with fellow Kiwis Marcus Daniell and Artem Sitak 48th and 60th respectively.

- Radio Sport

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