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Blake's woes just another challenge

Updated: February 22, 2011, 4:53 PM ET
By Sandra Harwitt

Whether it's tennis or poker, James Blake likes to take the prize.

"I'm so competitive -- I want to win at anything," said Blake, 31, after taking his opening match against Benjamin Becker 7-5, 6-4 at the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships on Monday.

Blake is coming off a frustrating 2010 season. He was dealing with a right knee injury, a situation that was compounded by a late-season shoulder problem. His ranking is now No. 144, and he ended 2010 ranked ...

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