Found August 30, 2013 on Tennis Tidings:
PLAYERS: James Blake
After losing in the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open early Thursday morning, 33-year-old James Blake retired from tennis. It was a bitter way to go out for the American standout, as he blew a two-set lead and lost the last two in tiebreakers. Related posts: American James Blake Into Second Round Of US Open After Win Over Lacko Top American Men Advance At The US Open In NY Americans Blake, Fish, Querrey and Sock Win On Day Four of US Open
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