Mike Bryan

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Mike Bryan
Mike Bryan at the 2009 Mutua Madrileña Madrid Open 01.jpg
Full name Michael Carl Bryan
Country  United States
Residence Wesley Chapel, Florida, US
Born (1978-04-29) April 29, 1978 (age 36)
Camarillo, California, US
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Turned pro 1998
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Coach(es) David Macpherson (2005–)
Prize money $11,304,422
Singles
Career record 5–11 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 0
Highest ranking No. 246 (October 16, 2000)
Grand Slam Singles results
US Open 1R (2001)
Doubles
Career record 890-268 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 100
Highest ranking No. 1 (September 8, 2003)
Current ranking No. 1 (April 28, 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013)
French Open W (2003, 2013)
Wimbledon W (2006, 2011, 2013,
US Open W (2005, 2008, 2010, 2012)
Other Doubles tournaments
Tour Finals W (2003, 2004, 2009)
Olympic Games

Bronze medal.svg (2008)

Gold medal.svg (2012)
Mixed Doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open QF (2006)
French Open W (2003)
Wimbledon W (2012)
US Open W (2002)
Other Mixed Doubles tournaments
Olympic Games Bronze medal.svg (2012)
Olympic medal record
Competitor for  United States
Olympic Games
Gold 2012 London Doubles
Bronze 2008 Beijing Doubles
Bronze 2012 London Mixed Doubles
Pan American Games
Bronze 1999 Winnipeg Doubles

Michael Carl "Mike" Bryan (born April 29, 1978) is an American professional tennis player. The right-hander turned professional in 1998. With his twin brother Bob, he has been World No. 1 doubles player for the last several years, first achieving the top ranking in September 2003. The brothers became the second men's doubles team to complete the career golden slam at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

Tennis career[edit]

College[edit]

Mike Bryan played for Stanford University in 1997 and 1998, where he helped the Cardinal win back-to-back NCAA team championships. In 1998, he won the NCAA doubles title with his twin brother Bob.

World Team Tennis[edit]

Both brothers started their professional careers playing World TeamTennis for teams like the Idaho Sneakers through the current season for the Kansas City Explorers.[1]

Professional[edit]

Together with his twin brother Bob he has been very successful in doubles. They have won 98 doubles titles (winning their record-setting 86th title at the 2013 BNP Paribas Open in California, USA)[2][3] including a record 15 Grand Slam titles. In 2005, he and Bob made it to the finals of all the 4 Grand Slam tournaments, only the second time such a feat has been achieved in the Open era.[4] The Bryan Brothers are currently ranked No.1 in the ATP. Due to their success, they have been nicknamed The Wonder Twins after a fictional comic book duo.[5]

Davis Cup record (22–4)[edit]

Together with his twin brother Bob Bryan, the pair won the most Davis Cup matches of any team in doubles for the US.

Opponent Result
Switzerland (Wawrinka/Allegro) W
Slovak Republic (Beck/Hrbatý) W
Austria (Knowle/Melzer) W
Sweden (Björkman/T.Johansson) W
Belarus (Mirnyi/Volchkov) W
Spain (Ferrero/Robredo) W
Croatia (Ančić/Ljubičić ) L
Belgium (Rochus/Vliegen) W
Romania (Hănescu/Tecau) W
Chile (Capdeville/Garcia) W
Russia (Tursunov/Youzhny) W
Czech Republic (Dlouhý/Vízner) W
Spain (Lopez/Verdasco) W
Sweden (Aspelin/Björkman) W
Russia (Andreev/Daveydenko) W
Austria (Knowle/Melzer) W
France (Clément/Llodra) L
France (Benneteau/Llodra) W
Brazil (Melo/Soares) L
Serbia (Zimonjić/Bozoljac) L

Grand Slam finals[edit]

Doubles: 25 (15–11)[edit]

By winning the 2006 Wimbledon title, Bryan completed the men's doubles Career Grand Slam. He became the 19th individual player and, with Bob Bryan, the seventh doubles pair to achieve this.

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 2003 French Open Clay United States Bob Bryan Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
7–6(7–3), 6–3
Runner-up 2003 US Open Hard United States Bob Bryan Sweden Jonas Björkman
Australia Todd Woodbridge
7–5, 0–6, 5–7
Runner-up 2004 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan France Michaël Llodra
France Fabrice Santoro
6–7(4–7), 3–6
Runner-up 2005 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan Zimbabwe Wayne Black
Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2005 French Open Clay United States Bob Bryan Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
6–2, 1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2005 Wimbledon Grass United States Bob Bryan Australia Stephen Huss
South Africa Wesley Moodie
6–7(4–7), 3–6, 7–6(7–2), 3–6
Winner 2005 US Open Hard United States Bob Bryan Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
6–1, 6–4
Winner 2006 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan Czech Republic Martin Damm
India Leander Paes
4–6, 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2006 French Open Clay United States Bob Bryan Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
7–6(7–5), 4–6, 5–7
Winner 2006 Wimbledon Grass United States Bob Bryan France Fabrice Santoro
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 4–6, 6–4, 6–2
Winner 2007 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
7–5, 7–5
Runner-up 2007 Wimbledon Grass United States Bob Bryan France Arnaud Clément
France Michaël Llodra
7–6(7–5), 3–6, 4–6, 4–6
Winner 2008 US Open Hard United States Bob Bryan Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý
India Leander Paes
7–6(7–5), 7–6(12–10)
Winner 2009 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan India Mahesh Bhupathi
The Bahamas Mark Knowles
2–6, 7–5, 6–0
Runner-up 2009 Wimbledon Grass United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–7(7–9), 7–6(7–3), 6–7(5–7), 3–6
Winner 2010 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 6–7(5–7), 6–3
Winner 2010 US Open Hard United States Bob Bryan India Rohan Bopanna
Pakistan Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2011 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan India Mahesh Bhupathi
India Leander Paes
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2011 Wimbledon Grass United States Bob Bryan Sweden Robert Lindstedt
Romania Horia Tecău
6–3, 6–4, 7–6(7–2)
Runner-up 2012 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan India Leander Paes
Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek
6–7(1–7), 2–6
Runner-up 2012 French Open Clay United States Bob Bryan Belarus Max Mirnyi
Canada Daniel Nestor
6–4, 6–4
Winner 2012 US Open Hard United States Bob Bryan India Leander Paes
Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2013 Australian Open Hard United States Bob Bryan Netherlands Robin Haase
Netherlands Igor Sijsling
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2013 French Open Clay United States Bob Bryan France Michaël Llodra
France Nicolas Mahut
6–4, 4–6, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2013 Wimbledon Grass United States Bob Bryan Croatia Ivan Dodig
Brazil Marcelo Melo
3–6, 6–3, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 2014 Wimbledon Grass United States Bob Bryan United States Jack Sock
Canada Vasek Pospisil
6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–3), 4–6, 6–3, 5–7

Timeline[edit]

Tournament 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 SR
Australian Open A A A A A 1R 1R QF 3R F F W W QF W W W F W 3R 6 / 15
French Open A A A A 2R 2R 2R QF W SF F F QF QF SF 2R SF F W QF 2 / 16
Wimbledon A A A A 3R 1R SF SF QF 3R F W F SF F QF W SF W 3 / 15
US Open 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R QF 2R SF F 3R W 3R QF W SF W 1R W SF 4 / 18
SR 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 1 / 4 0 / 4 1 / 4 2 / 4 1 / 4 1 / 4 1 / 4 2 / 4 2 / 4 1 / 4 3 / 4 0 / 1 15 / 63

Mixed doubles: 5 (3–2)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2001 Wimbledon Grass South Africa Liezel Huber Czech Republic Leoš Friedl
Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová
6–4, 3–6, 2–6
Winner 2002 US Open Hard United States Lisa Raymond Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
United States Bob Bryan
7–6(11–9), 7–6(7–1)
Winner 2003 French Open Clay United States Lisa Raymond Russia Elena Likhovtseva
India Mahesh Bhupathi
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2008 Wimbledon Grass Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik United States Bob Bryan
Australia Samantha Stosur
5–7, 4–6
Winner 2012 Wimbledon Grass United States Lisa Raymond Russia Elena Vesnina
India Leander Paes
6–3, 5–7, 6–4

Grand Slam performance timelines[edit]

Men's doubles[edit]

Tournament 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 SR
Australian Open A A A A A 1R 1R QF 3R F F W W QF W W W F W 3R 6 / 15
French Open A A A A 2R 2R 2R QF W SF F F QF QF SF 2R SF F W QF 2 / 16
Wimbledon A A A A 3R 1R SF SF QF 3R F W F SF F QF W SF W F 3 / 16
US Open 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R QF 2R SF F 3R W 3R QF W SF W 1R W SF 4 / 19
SR 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 1 / 4 0 / 4 1 / 4 2 / 4 1 / 4 1 / 4 1 / 4 2 / 4 2 / 4 1 / 4 3 / 4 15 / 63

Summer Olympics finals[edit]

Doubles: 2 (1 gold medal, 1 bronze medal)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Bronze 2008 Beijing Hard United States Bob Bryan France Arnaud Clément
France Michaël Llodra
3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Gold 2012 London Grass United States Bob Bryan France Michaël Llodra
France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
6–4, 7–6(7–2)

Mixed Doubles: 1 (1 bronze medal)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Bronze 2012 London Grass United States Lisa Raymond Germany Sabine Lisicki
Germany Christopher Kas
6–3, 4–6, [10–4]

ATP Masters Series 1000 finals[edit]

Doubles: 46 (29–17)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponent Score
Winner 2002 Canada Canada (W1) Hard United States Bob Bryan The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
4–6, 7–6(7–1), 6–3
Runner-up 2003 United States Indian Wells (R1) Hard United States Bob Bryan South Africa Wayne Ferreira
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
1–6, 4–6
Winner 2003 United States Cincinnati (W1) Hard United States Bob Bryan Australia Wayne Arthurs
Australia Paul Hanley
7–5, 7–6(7–5)
Runner-up 2004 Germany Hamburg (R1) Clay United States Bob Bryan Zimbabwe Wayne Black
Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett
1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2004 Spain Madrid (R1) Hard (i) United States Bob Bryan The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2005 Monaco Monte Carlo (R1) Clay United States Bob Bryan India Leander Paes
Serbia and Montenegro Nenad Zimonjić
W/O
Runner-up 2005 Italy Rome (R1) Clay United States Bob Bryan France Michaël Llodra
France Fabrice Santoro
5–7, 4–6
Winner 2005 France Paris (W1) Hard (i) United States Bob Bryan The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
6–4, 6–7(3–7), 6–4
Runner-up 2006 United States Indian Wells (R2) Hard United States Bob Bryan The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2006 United States Miami (R1) Hard United States Bob Bryan Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
4–6, 4–6
Winner 2006 Canada Canada (W2) Hard United States Bob Bryan Australia Paul Hanley
Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 2006 United States Cincinnati (R1) Hard United States Bob Bryan Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
6–7(5–7), 4–6
Winner 2006 Spain Madrid (W1) Hard (i) United States Bob Bryan The Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
7–5, 6–4
Winner 2007 United States Miami (W1) Hard United States Bob Bryan India Leander Paes
Czech Republic Martin Damm
6–7(7–9), 6–3, [10–7]
Winner 2007 Monaco Monte Carlo (W1) Clay United States Bob Bryan France Julien Benneteau
France Richard Gasquet
6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 2007 Italy Rome (R2) Clay United States Bob Bryan France Fabrice Santoro
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
4–6, 6–7(4–7), [7–10]
Winner 2007 Germany Hamburg (W1) Clay United States Bob Bryan Australia Paul Hanley
Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2007 United States Cincinnati (R2) Hard United States Bob Bryan Israel Jonathan Erlich
Israel Andy Ram
6–4, 3–6, [11–13]
Winner 2007 Spain Madrid (W2) Hard (i) United States Bob Bryan Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Poland Marcin Matkowski
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2007 France Paris (W2) Hard (i) United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 7–6((7–4)
Winner 2008 United States Miami (W2) Hard United States Bob Bryan India Mahesh Bhupathi
The Bahamas Mark Knowles
6–2, 6–2
Winner 2008 Italy Rome (W1) Clay United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
3–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Runner-up 2008 Germany Hamburg (R2) Clay United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
4–6, 7–5, [8–10]
Runner-up 2008 Canada Canada (R1) Hard United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
2–6, 6–4, [6–10]
Winner 2008 United States Cincinnati (W2) Hard United States Bob Bryan Israel Jonathan Erlich
Israel Andy Ram
4–6, 7–6(7–2), [10–7]
Runner-up 2009 Monaco Monte Carlo (R2) Clay United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2009 Italy Rome (R3) Clay United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–7(5–7), 3–6
Runner-up 2009 United States Cincinnati (R3) Hard United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 6–7(2–7), [13–15]
Winner 2010 Italy Rome (W2) Clay United States Bob Bryan United States John Isner
United States Sam Querrey
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2010 Spain Madrid (W3) Clay United States Bob Bryan Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2010 Canada Canada (W3) Hard United States Bob Bryan France Julien Benneteau
France Michaël Llodra
7–5, 6–3
Winner 2010 United States Cincinnati (W3) Hard United States Bob Bryan India Mahesh Bhupathi
Belarus Max Mirnyi
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2011 Monaco Monte Carlo (W2) Clay United States Bob Bryan Argentina Juan Ignacio Chela
Brazil Bruno Soares
6–3, 6–2
Winner 2011 Spain Madrid (W4) Clay United States Bob Bryan France Michaël Llodra
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 2011 Canada Canada (R2) Hard United States Bob Bryan France Michaël Llodra
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
4–6, 7–6(7–5), [5–10]
Winner 2012 Monaco Monte Carlo (W3) Clay United States Bob Bryan Belarus Max Mirnyi
Canada Daniel Nestor
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2012 Canada Canada (W4) Hard United States Bob Bryan Spain Marcel Granollers
Spain Marc López
6–1, 4–6, [12–10]
Winner 2013 United States Indian Wells (W1) Hard United States Bob Bryan Philippines Treat Conrad Huey
Poland Jerzy Janowicz
6–3, 3–6, [10–6]
Runner-up 2013 Monaco Monte Carlo (R3) Clay United States Bob Bryan France Julien Benneteau
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 6–7(4–7), [12–14]
Winner 2013 Spain Madrid (W5) Clay United States Bob Bryan Austria Alexander Peya
Brazil Bruno Soares
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2013 Italy Rome (W3) Clay United States Bob Bryan India Mahesh Bhupathi
India Rohan Bopanna
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2013 United States Cincinnati (W4) Hard United States Bob Bryan Spain Marcel Granollers
Spain Marc López
6-4, 4-6 [10-4]
Winner 2013 France Paris (W3) Hard (i) United States Bob Bryan Austria Alexander Peya
Brazil Bruno Soares
6–3, 6–3
Winner 2014 United States Indian Wells (W2) Hard United States Bob Bryan Austria Alexander Peya
Brazil Bruno Soares
6–4, 6–3
Winner 2014 United States Miami (W3) Hard United States Bob Bryan Colombia Juan Sebastián Cabal
Colombia Robert Farah
7–6(10–8), 6–4
Winner 2014 Monaco Monte Carlo (W4) Clay United States Bob Bryan Croatia Ivan Dodig
Brazil Marcelo Melo
6–3, 3–6 [10-8]

ATP Tour career earnings[edit]

Year Grand Slam
doubles titles
ATP
doubles titles
Total
doubles titles
Earnings ($) Money list rank
1997-98 0 0 0 $16,530 375
1999 0 0 0 $83,736 184
2000-01 0 4 4 $408,960 n/a
2002 0 7 7 $411,864 48
2003 1 4 5 $593,034 32
2004 0 7 7 $488,127 45
2005 1 4 5 $743,772 24
2006 2 5 7 $810,930 19
2007 1 10 11 $894,035 18
2008 1 4 5 $807,231 28
2009 1 6 7 $872,959 22
2010 2 9 11 $1,143,970 18
2011 2 6 8 $1,051,334 21
2012 1 6 7 $916,603 26
2013 3 8 11 $1,730,604 12
Career* 15 80 95 $10,973,689 36
*As of November 13, 2013

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Listed as team members on those sites.
  2. ^ "ESPN Bio: Mike Bryan". Retrieved December 25, 2008. 
  3. ^ Diane Pucin, Bryan twins set tennis record in doubles, Los Angeles Times, August 2, 2010
  4. ^ "Bryan Brother Profile". ESPN. Retrieved January 13, 2009. [dead link]
  5. ^ "Wonder Twins: Bryan gives U.S. Davis Cup lead". ESPN. Retrieved March 14, 2009. 

External links[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
The Bahamas Mark Knowles & Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić & Canada Daniel Nestor
ITF Men's doubles World Champion
(with United States Bob Bryan)

2003–07
2009–13
Succeeded by
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić & Canada Daniel Nestor
Incumbent
Preceded by
The Bahamas Mark Knowles & Canada Daniel Nestor
The Bahamas Mark Knowles & Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić & Canada Daniel Nestor
ATP Doubles Team of the Year
(with United States Bob Bryan)

2003
200507
200913
Succeeded by
The Bahamas Mark Knowles & Canada Daniel Nestor
Serbia Nenad Zimonjić & Canada Daniel Nestor
Incumbent
Preceded by
New title
ATP Fans' Favorite Team
(with United States Bob Bryan)

2006–13
Succeeded by
Incumbent
Records
Preceded by
United States John McEnroe
Most Weeks at World No. 1 (Doubles)
December 12, 2011 –
December 12, 2011 – November 5, 2012 (with United States Bob Bryan)
Succeeded by
Incumbent