Camarillo's Bryan Brothers Advance to Olympic Tennis Doubles Quarterfinals
The dynamic duo is now one win away from reaching the medal round.
Brothers Mike (R) and Bob Bryan (2R) defeated Nikolay Davydenko (2L) and Mikhail Youzhny (L) of Russia to advance to the quarterfinals of the men's doubles.
Camarillo’s Bob and Mike Bryan advanced to the Olympic men’s tennis doubles quarterfinals Tuesday after defeating Nikolay Davydenko and Mikhail Youzhny of Russia, 7-6 (6), 7-6 (1).
The top-seeded duo is now within one win of the medal round.
At the 2008 Games in Beijing, the Bryan brothers took home bronze.
Before then the U.S. had not won a medal in men’s dobules since Ken Flach and Robert Seguso won gold in 1988.
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Published at 2:57 PM PDT on Jul 31, 2012