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Tennis: French Open under way after 3-hour delay

Heavy rain delayed the start of quarter-final action at the French Open for three hours on Wednesday.

PARIS: Heavy rain delayed the start of quarter-final action at the French Open for three hours on Wednesday.

Play had been scheduled to start at 1200GMT but did not under way until just before 1500GMT.

On Court Philippe Chatrier, Sara Errani was playing Andrea Petkovic followed by Andy Murray's clash against Gael Monfils.

Court Suzanne Lenglen was staging Svetlana Kuznetsova against Simona Halep and then eight-time champion Rafael Nadal's tie against David Ferrer.

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