Heavy Rain Halts US Open

Image: Workers dry the court after a suspension of play due to rain at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York
Workers dry the court after a suspension of play due to rain at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, August 31, 2014.EDUARDO MUNOZ / Reuters

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Intense rain temporarily halted action at the U.S. Open on Sunday evening in New York. The tennis tournament resumed after the rain stopped and crews dried the courts.

Tennis fans walk barefoot across the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center as rain falls suspending play during the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in New York.John Minchillo / AP