Bryan brothers to face Sock, Pospisil in Wimbledon final

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

AP

LONDON—Defending Wimbledon doubles champions Bob and Mike Bryan are back in a Grand Slam final—their first in four tournaments.

The championship match on Saturday will feature three Americans and a Canadian.

The Bryans beat Michael Llodra and Nicolas Mahut of France 7-6 (4), 6-3, 6-2 in a semifinal on Friday.

They will play American Jack Sock and Canadian Vasek Pospisil, who beat Leander Paes of India and Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic 7-6 (5) 6-3, 6-4 in the other semifinal.

The top-seeded Bryans did not reach the final at any of the last three Grand Slam tournaments — after winning four major titles in a row before that.

Left-hander Bob and right-hander Mike have a record 15 Grand Slam doubles titles, including three at Wimbledon.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

More Stories

Keys beats Parmentier to send U.S. into second straight Fed Cup final

The Americans extended their winning record to 12-2 against the French.

Nadal races past Nishikori to win record 11th Monte Carlo title

With this win, the Spaniard has now won a record 31st Masters crown.

Kvitova calls Fed Cup a "really special" part of her career

The two-time Wimbledon champ helped send the Czechs back into the Fed Cup final.