US trails Serbia 2-1 after Bryan brothers lose

April 7, 2013 • Entertainment

Nenad Zimonjic, of Serbia, returns a shot as he and Ilija Bozoljac played Bob and Mike Bryan during a Davis Cup tennis tournament doubles match Saturday, April 6, 2013, in Boise, Idaho. Zimonjic and Bozoljac won 7-6 (5), 7-6 (1), 5-7, 4-6, 15-13. (AP Photo/Matt Cilley)

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The United States trails Serbia 2-1 in a Davis Cup quarterfinal after the top-ranked doubles team of Bob and Mike Bryan lost to Serbia’s Nenad Zimonjic and Ilija Bozoljac 7-6 (5), 7-6 (1), 5-7, 4-6, 15-13 on Saturday.

Fans were on the edge of their seats throughout the 4-hour, 23-minute match. The Serbians had their share of fans, many of whom were waving the country’s flag while urging on their team.

Zimonjic served three aces in the final game, closing out the victory with an ace on the second match point in the 28th game. It was a clutch performance by a multiple Grand Slam doubles champion.

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