Black Players at the 2013 US Open

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  • Black Players at the 2013 US Open
  • Venus Williams
  • Serena Williams
  • Sloane Stephens
  • Victoria Duval
  • Francis Tiafoe
  • Taylor Townsend
  • Johnnise Renaud
  • Alicia Black

Black Players at the 2013 US Open

The U.S. Open kicked off a 15-day run at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, New York, in August. While we all know the Williams sisters and James Blake, BET.com takes a look at all the Black players in this year’s tournament. — Dominique Zonyéé


James Blake, 33, is from Yonkers, New York. The 14-year veteran announced his retirement on Aug. 26 at the US Open press conference. He played his last game Wednesday when he lost to Ivo Karlovic in the first round.

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