Americans take 2-0 lead in Davis Cup

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Andy Roddick and James Blake gave the United States a 2-0 lead over Russia in the Davis Cup Final Friday at Portland, Ore.

Roddick meets Tursunov in Davis Cup opener

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Andy Roddick of the United States battles Russia's Dmitry Tursunov Friday in the opening match of the 2007 Davis Cup finals in Portland, Ore.

U.S., Russia set to clash in Davis Cup

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 28 (UPI) -- The United States Davis Cup team, led by Andy Roddick, is set to open its bid for a 32nd title, battling Russia in the finals in Portland, Ore.

Russia, U.S. set Davis Cup teams

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 20 (UPI) -- World No. 4 Nikolay Davydenko will headline the Russian team and No. 6-ranked Andy Roddick anchors the U.S. team in next week's Davis Cup final in Oregon.

Americans take charge at Davis Cup tie

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Bob and Mike Bryan beat Jonas Bjorkman and Simon Aspelin in three sets Saturday to give the United States a 2-1 lead over Sweden in its Davis Cup semifinal tie.

U.S., Sweden even at 1-1 in Davis Cup semi

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- American Andy Roddick won in straight sets and Sweden’s Thomas Johansson also won Friday, leaving the U.S. and Swedish teams tied 1-1 in a Davis Cup semifinal.

Roddick leads off for U.S. in Davis Cup

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- World No. 5 Andy Roddick was given the first match for the United States against Sweden's Joachim Johansson in the Davis Cup semifinals this weekend.

Aspelin, Knowl win U.S. Open doubles title

NEW YORK, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Tenth-seeded doubles team Simon Aspelin and Julian Knowle captured their first Grand Slam title with a straight-set victory Friday in the U.S. Open in New York.

Roddick, Blake on U.S. Davis Cup team

NEW YORK, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Top 6-ranked singles Andy Roddick and James Blake and the No. 1 doubles team of Bob and Mike Bryan will play for the United States in the Davis Cup semifinals.

French duo end drought with Wimbledon win

LONDON, July 8 (UPI) -- Arnaud Clement and Michael Llodra won the Wimbledon doubles final Sunday, marking the first time a French team has won the event in 74 years.

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Argentina makes world team finals

DUSSELDORF, Germany, May 24 (UPI) -- Juan Ignacio Chela and Jose Acasuso claimed singles victories Thursday giving Argentina a berth in the finals of the ATP World Team Championship in Germany. The singles victories, along with the straight-set win by the doubles team of Agustin Calleri and

Chile beats Sweden at World Team tennis

DUSSELDORF, Germany, May 22 (UPI) -- Fernando Gonzalez clinched the round robin tie for Chile Tuesday by beating Swede Robin Soderling at the ATP World Team Championship.

Chile beats U.S. with singles victories

DUSSELDORF, Germany, May 21 (UPI) -- Fernando Gonzalez and Nicolas Massu posted singles win Monday, giving Chile a 2-1 victory over the United States at the ATP World Team Championship in Germany.

America advances in Davis Cup play

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 7 (UPI) -- The United States Saturday advanced to the Davis Cup semifinals when doubles team Bob and Mike Bryan beat Spain's Feliciano Lopez and Fernando Verdasco.
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Mike Bryan
Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan raise their crystal trophy after defeating Wayne Black and Kevin Ullyett during the mens doubles final of the Legg Mason Tennis Classic at the William H.G. Fitzgerald Tennis Center in Washington, D.C. on August 7, 2005. Bryan and Bryan defeated Black and Ullyett 2 sets to 0. (UPI Photo/Mark Goldman)

Michael Carl "Mike" Bryan (born April 29, 1978) is an American professional tennis player. He stands 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) tall, weighs 192 lbs and plays right-handed. He turned professional in 1998. With his twin brother Bob, he has been World No. 1 doubles player for the last several years.

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 NCAA doubles title with his twin brother Bob.

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

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