Blake upset; Djokovic advances
PARIS -- James Blake has lost in the first round of the French Open to a qualifier making his Grand Slam debut.
The 15th-seeded Blake was upset 7-6 (6), 7-5, 6-2 on Tuesday by 93rd-ranked Leonardo Mayer of Argentina.
Blake has never been past the third round at Roland Garros. The American made more than twice as many unforced errors as Mayer.
Fourth-seeded Novak Djokovic advanced to the second round when Nicolas Lapentti of Ecuador retired while trailing 6-3, 3-1 after injuring ...
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2009 FRENCH OPEN
Women's singles: Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia
Roger Federer, Switzerland
Men's doubles: Lukas Dlouhy, Czech Republic and Leander Paes, India
Women's doubles: Anabel Medina Garrigues and Virginia Ruano Pascual, Spain
Mixed doubles: Liezel Huber and Bob Bryan, United States
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