Mike Bryan

Mike Bryan

Mike Bryan
Mike Bryan at the 2015 French Open
Full name Michael Carl Bryan
Country (sports)  United States
Residence Wesley Chapel, Florida, US
Born (1978-04-29) April 29, 1978
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 US$ 12,919, 594
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 962-286 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam level, and in Davis Cup)
Career titles 111
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, 2014)
Other doubles tournaments
Tour Finals W (2003, 2004, 2009, 2014)
Olympic Games Gold Medal (2012)
Bronze Medal (2008)
Mixed doubles
Career titles 4
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open QF (2006)
French Open W (2003, 2015)
Wimbledon W (2012)
US Open W (2002)
Other mixed doubles tournaments
Olympic Games Bronze Medal (2012)
Team competitions
Davis Cup W (2007)
Olympic medal record
Competitor for  United States
Olympic Games
2012 London Doubles
2008 Beijing Doubles
2012 London Mixed Doubles
Pan American Games
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, through winning the 2012 Summer Olympics. He currently holds the records for the most ATP men's doubles titles (108) and finals appearances (154), and is tied for fourth all-time in men's titles in the Open Era, all with his brother, with the exception of one title with Mahesh Bhupathi and another with Mark Knowles.

Contents

  • Tennis career 1
    • College 1.1
    • World Team Tennis 1.2
    • Professional 1.3
  • Davis Cup record (22–4) 2
  • Grand Slam finals 3
    • Doubles: 28 (16–12) 3.1
      • Timeline 3.1.1
    • Mixed doubles: 6 (4–2) 3.2
      • Timeline 3.2.1
  • Summer Olympics finals 4
    • Doubles: 2 (1 gold medal, 1 bronze medal) 4.1
    • Mixed Doubles: 1 (1 bronze medal) 4.2
  • ATP Masters Series 1000 finals 5
    • Doubles: 51 (33–18) 5.1
  • ATP Tour career earnings 6
  • See also 7
  • References 8
  • External links 9

Tennis career

College

Mike Bryan played for Stanford University in 1997 and 1998, where he helped the Cardinal win back-to-back NCAA team championships. In 1999, he won the NCAA doubles title with his twin brother Bob.

World Team Tennis

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

Together with his twin brother Bob he has been very successful in doubles. They have won 100 doubles titles (winning their record-setting 86th title at the 2013 BNP Paribas Open in California, USA)[2][3] including a record 16 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)

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

Doubles: 28 (16–12)

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 (1) Clay Bob Bryan Paul Haarhuis
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
7–6(7–3), 6–3
Runner-up 2003 US Open Hard Bob Bryan Jonas Björkman
Todd Woodbridge
7–5, 0–6, 5–7
Runner-up 2004 Australian Open Hard Bob Bryan Michaël Llodra
Fabrice Santoro
6–7(4–7), 3–6
Runner-up 2005 Australian Open Hard Bob Bryan Wayne Black
Kevin Ullyett
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2005 French Open Clay Bob Bryan Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
6–2, 1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2005 Wimbledon Grass Bob Bryan Stephen Huss
Wesley Moodie
6–7(4–7), 3–6, 7–6(7–2), 3–6
Winner 2005 US Open (1) Hard Bob Bryan Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
6–1, 6–4
Winner 2006 Australian Open (1) Hard Bob Bryan Martin Damm
Leander Paes
4–6, 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2006 French Open Clay Bob Bryan Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
7–6(7–5), 4–6, 5–7
Winner 2006 Wimbledon (1) Grass Bob Bryan Fabrice Santoro
Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 4–6, 6–4, 6–2
Winner 2007 Australian Open (2) Hard Bob Bryan Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
7–5, 7–5
Runner-up 2007 Wimbledon Grass Bob Bryan Arnaud Clément
Michaël Llodra
7–6(7–5), 3–6, 4–6, 4–6
Winner 2008 US Open (2) Hard Bob Bryan Lukáš Dlouhý
Leander Paes
7–6(7–5), 7–6(12–10)
Winner 2009 Australian Open (3) Hard Bob Bryan Mahesh Bhupathi
Mark Knowles
2–6, 7–5, 6–0
Runner-up 2009 Wimbledon Grass Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
6–7(7–9), 7–6(7–3), 6–7(5–7), 3–6
Winner 2010 Australian Open (4) Hard Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 6–7(5–7), 6–3
Winner 2010 US Open (3) Hard Bob Bryan Rohan Bopanna
Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi
7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2011 Australian Open (5) Hard Bob Bryan Mahesh Bhupathi
Leander Paes
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2011 Wimbledon (2) Grass Bob Bryan Robert Lindstedt
Horia Tecău
6–3, 6–4, 7–6(7–2)
Runner-up 2012 Australian Open Hard Bob Bryan Leander Paes
Radek Štěpánek
6–7(1–7), 2–6
Runner-up 2012 French Open Clay Bob Bryan Max Mirnyi
Daniel Nestor
6–4, 6–4
Winner 2012 US Open (4) Hard Bob Bryan Leander Paes
Radek Štěpánek
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2013 Australian Open (6) Hard Bob Bryan Robin Haase
Igor Sijsling
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2013 French Open (2) Clay Bob Bryan Michaël Llodra
Nicolas Mahut
6–4, 4–6, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2013 Wimbledon (3) Grass Bob Bryan Ivan Dodig
Marcelo Melo
3–6, 6–3, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 2014 Wimbledon Grass Bob Bryan Jack Sock
Vasek Pospisil
6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–3), 4–6, 6–3, 5–7
Winner 2014 US Open (5) Hard Bob Bryan Marcel Granollers
Marc López
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2015 French Open (4) Clay Bob Bryan Ivan Dodig
Marcelo Melo
7-6(7-5), 6-7(5-7), 5-7

Timeline

Tournament 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 SR
Australian Open A A A A A 1R 1R QF 3R F F W W QF W W W F W 3R 3R 6 / 16
French Open A A A A 2R 2R 2R QF W SF F F QF QF SF 2R SF F W QF F 2 / 17
Wimbledon A A A A 3R 1R SF SF QF 3R F W F SF F QF W SF W F QF 3 / 17
US Open 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R QF 2R SF F 3R W 3R QF W SF W 1R W SF W 5 / 20
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 1 / 4 0/3 16 / 70

Mixed doubles: 6 (4–2)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2001 Wimbledon Grass Liezel Huber Daniela Hantuchová
Leoš Friedl
6–4, 3–6, 2–6
Winner 2002 US Open Hard Lisa Raymond Katarina Srebotnik
Bob Bryan
7–6(11–9), 7–6(7–1)
Winner 2003 French Open Clay Lisa Raymond Elena Likhovtseva
Mahesh Bhupathi
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2008 Wimbledon Grass Katarina Srebotnik Samantha Stosur
Bob Bryan
5–7, 4–6
Winner 2012 Wimbledon Grass Lisa Raymond Elena Vesnina
Leander Paes
6–3, 5–7, 6–4
Winner 2015 French Open Clay Bethanie Mattek-Sands Lucie Hradecká
Marcin Matkowski
7–6(7–3), 6–1

Timeline

Tournament 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 SR
Australian Open A A A A A A A 2R 2R A A QF 1R A A A A 1R A A A 0 / 5
French Open A A A A 2R A A 1R W 1R A 1R 1R A A A A QF A A W 2 / 8
Wimbledon A A A A 1R 2R F 3R QF 2R QF 3R 2R F 3R A 1R W A 2R QF 1 / 15
US Open A A A A 1R A A W QF A SF 1R 2R A A A A 1R A A 1 / 7
SR 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 3 0 / 1 0 / 1 1 / 4 1 / 4 0 / 2 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 0 0 / 1 1 / 1 4 / 33

Summer Olympics finals

Doubles: 2 (1 gold medal, 1 bronze medal)

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

Mixed Doubles: 1 (1 bronze medal)

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

ATP Masters Series 1000 finals

Doubles: 51 (33–18)

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponent Score
Winner 2002 Canada (W1) Hard Bob Bryan Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
4–6, 7–6(7–1), 6–3
Runner-up 2003 Indian Wells (R1) Hard Bob Bryan Wayne Ferreira
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
1–6, 4–6
Winner 2003 Cincinnati (W1) Hard Bob Bryan Wayne Arthurs
Paul Hanley
7–5, 7–6(7–5)
Runner-up 2004 Hamburg (R1) Clay Bob Bryan Wayne Black
Kevin Ullyett
1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2004 Madrid (R1) Hard (i) Bob Bryan Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2005 Monte Carlo (R1) Clay Bob Bryan Leander Paes
Nenad Zimonjić
W/O
Runner-up 2005 Rome (R1) Clay Bob Bryan Michaël Llodra
Fabrice Santoro
5–7, 4–6
Winner 2005 Paris (W1) Hard (i) Bob Bryan Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
6–4, 6–7(3–7), 6–4
Runner-up 2006 Indian Wells (R2) Hard Bob Bryan Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2006 Miami (R1) Hard Bob Bryan Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
4–6, 4–6
Winner 2006 Canada (W2) Hard Bob Bryan Paul Hanley
Kevin Ullyett
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 2006 Cincinnati (R1) Hard Bob Bryan Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
6–7(5–7), 4–6
Winner 2006 Madrid (W1) Hard (i) Bob Bryan Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
7–5, 6–4
Winner 2007 Miami (W1) Hard Bob Bryan Leander Paes
Martin Damm
6–7(7–9), 6–3, [10–7]
Winner 2007 Monte Carlo (W1) Clay Bob Bryan Julien Benneteau
Richard Gasquet
6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 2007 Rome (R2) Clay Bob Bryan Fabrice Santoro
Nenad Zimonjić
4–6, 6–7(4–7), [7–10]
Winner 2007 Hamburg (W1) Clay Bob Bryan Paul Hanley
Kevin Ullyett
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2007 Cincinnati (R2) Hard Bob Bryan Jonathan Erlich
Andy Ram
6–4, 3–6, [11–13]
Winner 2007 Madrid (W2) Hard (i) Bob Bryan Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2007 Paris (W2) Hard (i) Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 7–6((7–4)
Winner 2008 Miami (W2) Hard Bob Bryan Mahesh Bhupathi
Mark Knowles
6–2, 6–2
Winner 2008 Rome (W1) Clay Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
3–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Runner-up 2008 Hamburg (R2) Clay Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
4–6, 7–5, [8–10]
Runner-up 2008 Canada (R1) Hard Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
2–6, 6–4, [6–10]
Winner 2008 Cincinnati (W2) Hard Bob Bryan Jonathan Erlich
Andy Ram
4–6, 7–6(7–2), [10–7]
Runner-up 2009 Monte Carlo (R2) Clay Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2009 Rome (R3) Clay Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
6–7(5–7), 3–6
Runner-up 2009 Cincinnati (R3) Hard Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 6–7(2–7), [13–15]
Winner 2010 Rome (W2) Clay Bob Bryan John Isner
Sam Querrey
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2010 Madrid (W3) Clay Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2010 Canada (W3) Hard Bob Bryan Julien Benneteau
Michaël Llodra
7–5, 6–3
Winner 2010 Cincinnati (W3) Hard Bob Bryan Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2011 Monte Carlo (W2) Clay Bob Bryan Juan Ignacio Chela
Bruno Soares
6–3, 6–2
Winner 2011 Madrid (W4) Clay Bob Bryan Michaël Llodra
Nenad Zimonjić
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 2011 Canada (R2) Hard Bob Bryan Michaël Llodra
Nenad Zimonjić
4–6, 7–6(7–5), [5–10]
Winner 2012 Monte Carlo (W3) Clay Bob Bryan Max Mirnyi
Daniel Nestor
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2012 Canada (W4) Hard Bob Bryan Marcel Granollers
Marc López
6–1, 4–6, [12–10]
Winner 2013 Indian Wells (W1) Hard Bob Bryan Treat Conrad Huey
Jerzy Janowicz
6–3, 3–6, [10–6]
Runner-up 2013 Monte Carlo (R3) Clay Bob Bryan Julien Benneteau
Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 6–7(4–7), [12–14]
Winner 2013 Madrid (W5) Clay Bob Bryan Alexander Peya
Bruno Soares
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2013 Rome (W3) Clay Bob Bryan Mahesh Bhupathi
Rohan Bopanna
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2013 Cincinnati (W4) Hard Bob Bryan Marcel Granollers
Marc López
6-4, 4-6 [10-4]
Winner 2013 Paris (W3) Hard (i) Bob Bryan Alexander Peya
Bruno Soares
6–3, 6–3
Winner 2014 Indian Wells (W2) Hard Bob Bryan Alexander Peya
Bruno Soares
6–4, 6–3
Winner 2014 Miami (W3) Hard Bob Bryan Juan Sebastián Cabal
Robert Farah
7–6(10–8), 6–4
Winner 2014 Monte Carlo (W4) Clay Bob Bryan Ivan Dodig
Marcelo Melo
6–3, 3–6 [10-8]
Runner-up 2014 Madrid (R2) Clay Bob Bryan Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić
6–4, 6–2
Winner 2014 Cincinnati (W5) Hard Bob Bryan Vasek Pospisil
Jack Sock
6–3, 6–2
Winner 2014 Shanghai Masters (W1) Hard Bob Bryan Julien Benneteau
Édouard Roger-Vasselin
6–3, 7–6(7–3)
Winner 2014 Paris (W4) Hard (i) Bob Bryan Marcin Matkowski
Jürgen Melzer
7–6(7–5), 5–7, [10–6]
Winner 2015 Monte Carlo (W5) Clay Bob Bryan Simone Bolelli
Fabio Fognini
7–6(7–3), 6–1

ATP Tour career earnings

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

References

  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".  
  5. ^ "Wonder Twins: Bryan gives U.S. Davis Cup lead".  

External links

Awards
Preceded by
Mark Knowles & Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić & Daniel Nestor
ITF Men's doubles World Champion
(with Bob Bryan)

2003–07
2009–14
Succeeded by
Nenad Zimonjić & Daniel Nestor
Incumbent
Preceded by
Mark Knowles & Daniel Nestor
Mark Knowles & Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić & Daniel Nestor
ATP Doubles Team of the Year
(with Bob Bryan)

2003
200507
200914
Succeeded by
Mark Knowles & Daniel Nestor
Nenad Zimonjić & Daniel Nestor
Incumbent
Preceded by
New title
ATP Fans' Favorite Team
(with Bob Bryan)

2006–14
Succeeded by
Incumbent
Records
Preceded by
John McEnroe
Most Weeks at World No. 1 (Doubles)
December 12, 2011 –
December 12, 2011 – November 5, 2012 (with Bob Bryan)
Succeeded by
Incumbent