Bryan brothers announce retirement from Davis Cup
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Mike and Bob Bryan hold the record of winning sixteen grand slam titles together. The 38-year-old duo made the announcement viawith Bob saying, "Mike and I want to formally announce our decision to step down from our role as active members of the U.S. Davis Cup team". They won the Davis Cup for the USA in 2007 calling it "one of the greatest highlights" of their career and first represented the country in 2003.
The duo defeated their compatriot Croatian partner 6–3, 7–6 in the 's Round of 16 today. They have won six Australian Open together. They have won an Olympics gold medal in London in 2012 and one bronze medal in Beijing in 2008. In mixed-doubles, Bob betters the two winning seven Grand Slams as compared to Mike's four.and his
The United States is to play against Switzerland in the upcoming Davis Cup tournament next month.
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- Greg Stutchbury. "United States' Bryan brothers retire from Davis Cup" — , January 22, 2017
- Associated Press. "End of an Era: Bryan brothers announce retirement from Davis Cup" — , January 21, 2017
- Bob Bryan. "Bob Bryan on Instagram" — , January 21, 2017