Friday, June 17, 2011

Rain washes out semifinal play at Eastbourne

Rain washes out semifinal play at Eastbourne

Rain washed out semifinal play at Eastbourne today, the matches rescheduled for Saturday.

The tournament will attempt to complete all four semifinal matches, with the finals to follow.

The men’s semifinals pits Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia against Kei Nishikori of Japan and Igor Kunitsyn of Russia against Andreas Seppi of Italy.

Despite a forecast of showers throughout the day, tournament officials want to complete the event on Saturday to allow players to prepare for Wimbledon.