[Yahoo] Blake wins Stockholm Open (AP)

Rusty Backhand
10-16-2005, 05:31 PM
James Blake beat Paradorn Srichaphan 6-1, 7-6 (6) Sunday to win the Stockholm Open for his first European title. Blake, serving and returning well, has won 20 of his last 23 matches in ATP events. The sixth-seeded American was playing his first ATP event since reaching the U.S. Open quarterfinals, where he lost to Andre Agassi.