French Open deals with the rain

This year's 2013 French Open has been filled with rain delays due to poor weather. The conditions have been less than favorable for the tennis players with excess water on the courts. Groundskeepers at Roland Garros have been working hard to maintain the clay.


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Spectator sit under an umbrella on center court as matches were delayed because of the rain for the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium Tuesday, May 28, 2013 in Paris. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
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Spectator sit under an umbrella on center court as matches were delayed because of the rain for the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium Tuesday, May 28, 2013 in Paris. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
Rainwater is cleared from Philippe Chatrier court as rain delays play during day three of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 28, 2013 in Paris, France.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 28: Rainwater is cleared from Philippe Chatrier court as rain delays play during day three of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 28, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Rainwater is cleared from Philippe Chatrier court as rain delays play during day three of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 28, 2013 in Paris, France.
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 30: Court attendants pull over the covers as rain stops play during day five of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 30, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 30: Court attendants pull over the covers as rain stops play during day five of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 30, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Stadium employees clear water from center court as matches were delayed because of the rain at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Tuesday, May 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)
Stadium employees clear water from center court as matches were delayed because of the rain at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Tuesday, May 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)
Stadium employees clear water from center court as matches were delayed because of the rain at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Tuesday, May 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)

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