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James Blake Net Worth

James Blake Net Worth is
$8 Million

James Blake Bio/Wiki 2018

James Blake was born on December 28th 1979 in Yonkers, New York. He is a professional tennis player with a net worth of $8 Million. James has got his wealth by acting well on the tennis court. James has co-composed his biography which made it to the New York Times bestseller list. James has made good money from this as well. He is well-known for his flat strong forehand and his rate. His career high singles ranking is World No. 4. Yet afterwards, his ATP ranking fell to World No. 121 because of injury issues and indifferent operations. James has made 24 livelihood finals appearances. When James was 21 years old, James participated in his first Davis Cup action against India — with this, he became the third African-American to play for the United States in the Davis Cup.

James Blake Net Worth $8 Million

21 years reached the final of the 2006 Tennis Masters Cup. Blake also reached the semifinals of Beijing Olympics and the quarter finals of the US Open in 2005 and 2006, and Australia Open in 2008. He won two titles for the United States at the Hopman Cup, an event record. In 2005, Blake was given by the ATP — he was named the Arthur Ashe Humanitarian of the Year. His autobiography “Breaking Back: How I Lost Everything and Won Back My Life” discussed his comeback after the 2004 unlucky season. It debuted at #22 on New York Times bestseller list. He co-composed the book along with Andrew Friedman.

Blake likes to play basketball and golf at the same time. He appeared in People Magazine’s, Sexiest Man Alive issue. James wed Emily Snider at a beach wedding. They’ve a daughter Riley Elizabeth who was born on June 2012.



Full NameBla Pahanui
Net Worth$8 Million
Date Of Birth28th December 1979
Place Of BirthYonkers, New York, USA
Height6' 1" (1.85 m)
Weight183 lbs (83 kg)
ProfessionRetired Professional Tennis Player
EducationFairfield Warde High School, Harvard University
NationalityAmerican
SpouseEmily Snider (m. 2012)
ChildrenRiley Elizabeth Blake, Emma Blake
ParentsBetty Blake, Thomas Reynolds Blake
SiblingsThomas, Howard, Jason, Michelle, Christopher
NicknamesJames Riley Blake
AwardsComeback Player of the Year award (2005), Arthur Ashe Humanitarian of the Year (2008), 2006 Tennis Masters Cup, semifinals - Beijing Olympics, quarterfinals - Australian Open (2008),US Open (2005, 2006)
Record LabelsR&S Records, Polydor Records, A&M Records, Universal Republic Records
NominationsSingles: Career record 366–256 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, in Davis Cup); Doubles: Career record: 132–121 (at ATP Tour-level, Grand Slam-level, in Davis Cup)
#Fact
1Has one brother Thomas.
2Release of his book, "Breaking Back: How I Lost Everything and Won Back My Life". [2007]
3Now living in Tampa, Florida. [2007]
4Currently the top American tennis player and ranked #5 in the world. [August 2006]
5Cites tennis player Arthur Ashe as his role model and hero.
6Dropped out of Harvard University to turn pro in 1999, while ranked the number one college player in the country.
7Father Thomas died in July 2004 of stomach cancer at age 57.
8Grew up in Fairfield, Connecticut with singer John Mayer.
9Attended Harvard University
10His mother, Betty, is British & his father, Thomas, is African American
11American tennis player. His best ranking was number 22 on the world in 2003.

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Callaway Live2016TV Series shortHimself
Access Hollywood Live2015TV SeriesHimself - Tennis Player
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Lennon or McCartney2014Documentary shortHimself
The Best Hit USA2013TV SeriesHimself
MSN Exclusives2012TV SeriesHimself (2013)
US Open 20102010TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009TV SeriesHimself
US Open 20092009TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 20092009TV MovieHimself
Wimbledon Championships 20092009TV Mini-SeriesHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Best of Five2008TV SeriesHimself
Lipstick Jungle2008TV SeriesHimself
Beijing 2008: Games of the XXIX Olympiad2008TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2008TV SeriesHimself
Who Made You?2008TV Series documentaryHimself
The 2007 Davis Cup: USA vs. Sweden2007TV Mini-SeriesUS Team Member
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2007TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2007TV SeriesHimself
Pardon the Interruption2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
Open Access2004-2006TV SeriesHimself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day2006TV MovieHimself
14th Annual ESPY Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2006TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2005TV Series documentaryHimself - Tennis Player (segment "James Blake")
ESPN SportsCentury2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Athens 2004: Games of the XXVIII Olympiad2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Celebrity Poker Showdown2004TV SeriesHimself
No Strings2003TV Series documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Agassi: Between the Lines2007TV Movie documentaryHimself

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