Bryan brothers pull out of Atlanta

by: Matt Cronin July 21, 2013

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The world No. 1 doubles team of Mike and Bob Bryan has withdrawn from the BB&T Atlanta Open due to a left shoulder injury to Bob Bryan, the tournament announced.

The Bryans, who won Wimbledon earlier this month to become the first men's team in the Open era to hold all four major titles at the same time, played World TeamTennis for the Texas Wild on Saturday.

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