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James Blake rallies to win in Atlanta

Updated: July 19, 2011, 12:10 AM ET
Associated Press

NORCROSS, Ga. -- At 31 and a longtime member of the ATP world tour, James Blake knew what to expect coming back from a long rain delay.

"I think generally it favors the person who's down because they've got a chance to stop the momentum and get back out there with a new attitude where they feel like they're the underdog," he said. "You've got a little bit of a nothing-to-lose attitude and you can play your best tennis."

Blake rallied to win a second-set tiebreaker and overcame a 1-hour, ...

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