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After so much rain, Wimbledon courts are starting to look like swimming pools

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Spectators brave the elements as rain delays the start of play for the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis Club, in London, June 22.

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Tennis fans sit under umbrellas as the game was suspended due to rain at court 18, during the Wimbledon Tennis Championships at the All England Tennis Club, in southwest London on June 22.

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Spectators wait for the action to start as rain delays matches at Wimbledon, June 22.

At first glance, the top photo looks like swimming pools instead of tennis courts. On the third day of the tournament, rain halted play at Wimbledon. Thankfully, they now have a roof over the main court, which they closed so they could continue play - at least on one court.

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