Former tennis star James Blake encouraged by social activism, five years after police tackled him. … Waiting outside his midtown Manhattan hotel to get a car service to the Open, Blake, an African-American, was jumped, slammed to the ground and handcuffed by a white plainclothes New York City police officer.
Keeping this in view, when did James Blake play tennis?
James Blake’s pro tennis career
Blake turned pro in 1999, at the age of 19. He would go on to have a 14-year career on the ATP Tour, with the 2013 US Open being the final tournament of his career.
Similarly one may ask, is James Blake still playing tennis?
Westport, Connecticut, U.S. James Riley Blake (born December 28, 1979) is an American retired professional tennis player.
How old is Mardy Fish?
39 years (December 9, 1981)