Bryan Bros. Take Doubles Gold

    US Mike Bryan (L) and Bob Bryan celebrate after defeating France's Michael Llodra and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the men's doubles gold medal match of the London 2012 Olympic Games, at the All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on August 4, 2012. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BERNETTI        (Photo credit should read MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/GettyImages)

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    In the second gold medal–winning tennis performance of the day for the U.S., brothers Mike and Bob Bryan took the coveted Olympic prize after beating France’s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Michael Llodra, 6-4, 7-6. The two have in their pocket a total of 11 grand-slam titles as a team, and won the doubles bronze in the 2008 Games in Beijing. The bronze medal was taken home on Saturday by France’s Richard Gasquet and Julien Benneteau, who were competing in their first Olympics and beat out David Ferrer and Feliciano Lopez of Spain.

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