U.S. Open day three


  • Tennis
  • Thursday, 29 Aug 2019

Aug 27, 2019; Flushing, NY, USA; Nick Kyrgios of Australia serves against Steve Johnson of the United States (not pictured) in the first round on day two of the 2019 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

(Reuters) - Highlights of the third day at the U.S. Open, the final Grand Slam tournament of the year, on Wednesday (times GMT):

1600 RAIN DELAYS START OF PLAY ON OUTDOOR COURTS

Rain has delayed the start of play on the outdoor courts at the U.S. Open, with organisers saying there will be no play before 1300 local time (1700).

1520 PLAY UNDER WAY IN RAINY NEW YORK

Play began in rainy conditions with the temperature hovering around 23 degrees Celsius (73.4°F) and a forecast high of 26C.

Japan's seventh seed Kei Nishikori is in action against American Bradley Klahn at Louis Armstrong Stadium while Czech third seed Karolina Pliskova takes on Mariam Bolkvadze later at Arthur Ashe, with both games being played under the roof.

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U.S. Open order of play on Wednesday

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Mass exodus opens up bottom half of men's draw

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(Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Jon Boyle)


   

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