James Blake's five-set foibles continue

Updated: June 21, 2011, 7:28 PM ET
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

WIMBLEDON, England -- Only three years ago, James Blake was a top-10 player. But recently, he's been playing Challengers in places such as Tallahassee, Fla., and Savannah, Ga.

That's why it was a bit odd to see the 31-year-old back in decent form Tuesday, hitting his trademark monster forehands and coming back from a two-set deficit against Marcos Baghdatis. In the end, though, a few critical mistakes -- among a collection of 50 unforced errors -- gave Baghdatis the first-round match ...

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