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Encyclopedia > Bob Bryan
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Pan American Games
Bronze Winnipeg 1999 Men's Doubles

Robert ("Bob") Charles Bryan (born on April 29, 1978 in Camarillo, California) is an American male professional tennis player. Bob stands 6'4" tall, weighs 202 lbs, and plays left handed. He turned Pro in 1998. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Bob Bryan. ... The Pan American Games are a multi-sport event, held every four years between competitors from all nations of the Americas. ... The 13th Pan American Games were held in Winnipeg, Canada for the second time, after the 1967 edition of the multi-sports event. ... is the 119th day of the year (120th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... Camarillo is a city located in Ventura County, California. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Largest metro area Greater Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... For other uses, see Tennis (disambiguation). ... People who are left-handed are more dextrous with their left hand than with their right hand: they will probably also use their left hand for tasks such as personal care, cooking, and so on. ...


He 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 'Triple Crown' by taking the NCAA singles, doubles (with his twin brother Mike) and team titles. He was the first man to accomplish this since Stanford's Alex O'Brien did it in 1992. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Bob and Mike Bryan. ...


Together with his twin brother Mike (who is the younger by two minutes at birth) he has been very successful in doubles. He has won 25 titles, including four Grand Slam titles. In 2005, he and Mike 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. In 2006, the Bryan brothers won Wimbledon and the Australian Open and achieved a career grand slam. They repeated their Australian Open victory in 2007. The Bryan Brothers are currently seeded #1 in the ATP. Twice they were No. 1 team at the end of a season; in 2004 and 2005. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Bob and Mike Bryan. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... In tennis, a singles player or doubles team that wins all four Grand Slam titles in the same year is said to have achieved the Grand Slam or a Calendar Year Grand Slam. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Bob Bryan. ... The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) was formed in 1972 to protect the interests of male professional Tennis players. ...

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Grand Slam Doubles

Australian Open

  • Doubles champion: 2006 (d. Damm/Paes) , 2007 (d. Bjorkman/Mirnyi)
  • Doubles finalist: 2004 (l. to Llodra/Santoro), 2005 (l. to Black/Ullyett)

The Australian Open is held each January at Melbourne Park. ... Michaël Llodra (May 18, 1980) is a professional French male tennis player. ... Fabrice Santoro (born December 9, 1972) is a French professional male tennis player. ... Wayne Hamilton Black (born November 17, 1973 in Harare) is a professional male tennis player from Zimbabwe. ... Kevin Ullyett (born on May 23, 1972 in Harare) is a professional tennis player from Zimbabwe. ...

French Open

  • Doubles champion: 2003 (d. Haarhuis/Kafelnikov)
  • Doubles finalist: 2005 (l. to Bjorkman/Mirnyi), 2006 (l. to Bjorkman/Mirnyi)

The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ...

Wimbledon

  • Doubles champion: 2006 (d. Santoro/Zimonjic)
  • Doubles finalist: 2005 (l. to Huss/Moodie), 2007 (l. to Clement/Llodra)
  • Mixed doubles finalist: 2006

The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly referred to as Wimbledon, is the oldest major championship in tennis and is widely considered to be the most prestigious. ...

U.S. Open

  • Doubles champion: 2005 (d. Bjorkman/Mirnyi)
  • Doubles finalist: 2003 (l. to Bjorkman/Woodbridge)
  • Mixed doubles champion: 2003 (with Katarina Srebotnik), 2004 (with Vera Zvonareva), 2006 (with Martina Navratilova)
Association of Tennis Professionals | Top five male doubles teams in 2007, as of July 23
1. Flag of the United States Mike Bryan
     Flag of the United States Bob Bryan
2. Flag of the Bahamas Mark Knowles
     Flag of Canada Daniel Nestor
3. Flag of Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
     Flag of France Fabrice Santoro
4. Flag of the Czech Republic Martin Damm
     Flag of India Leander Paes
5. Flag of Australia Paul Hanley
     Flag of Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett

For other uses, see U.S. Open. ... The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) was formed in 1972 to protect the interests of male professional Tennis players. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... is the 204th day of the year (205th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Bob and Mike Bryan. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... Mark Knowles (born September 4, 1971 in Nassau, Bahamas) is a professional male tennis player from the Bahamas. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Daniel Mark Nestor (born in September 4, 1972 in Belgrade, Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia) is a Canadian tennis player from the Toronto, Ontario area. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia. ... Nenad Zimonjić (Serbian Cyrillic: Ненад Зимоњић; born June 4, 1976 in Belgrade, Serbia, then SFR Yugoslavia) is a Serbian tennis player. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Fabrice Santoro (born December 9, 1972) is a French professional male tennis player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Martin Damm (born August 1, 1972 in Liberec) is a tennis player from the Czech Republic, who turned professional in 1990. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_India. ... Leander Adrian Paes (born June 17, 1973) is an Indian male tennis professional, who currently features predominantly in the doubles events in the ATP tour and the Davis Cup events. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Paul Hanley (born November 12, 1977 in Melbourne, Australia) is a professional male tennis player from Australia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zimbabwe. ... Kevin Ullyett (born on May 23, 1972 in Harare) is a professional tennis player from Zimbabwe. ...

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Said Bryan of being selected to the team for the first time, fulfilling a lifetime goal, “Right now we are happy to play because we feel we deserve it.
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