Rain Moves Djokovic, Wozniacki Beijing Finals to Monday;Tsonga, Verdasco on Court in Shanghai
Heavy rains in Beijing on Sunday forced the postponement of both the men’s and women’s finals at the China Open.
The men’s final between Novak Djokovic and David Ferrer did get underway with the Serb leading 3-1 before the rain suspension.
The women’s final between soon-to-be No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki and Vera Zvonareva never got underway.
On Monday, the Djokovic-Ferrer match is scheduled to resume at 11:45am local time, or 11:45pm Eastern. The women’s championship will be played at 7:30pm in Beijing, or 7:30am Eastern.
The weather is expected to sunny Monday in Beijing.
Among those in action on Day One at the Tennis Masters Shanghai on Monday are Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (v. Feliciano Lopez), Fernando Verdasco (v. Thiemo de Bakker), Marcos Baghdatis (v. Jeremy Chardy) and Gilles Simon (v. Stanislas Wawrinka).
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