U.S. Open 2011 Semis Schedule: Novak Djokovic And Roger Federer Delayed By Rain

Just like earlier in the week, the weather isn’t cooperating at Arthur Ashe Stadium: the semifinal match between top-seeded Novak Djokovic and No. 3 Roger Federer has been halted due to rain.

For awhile it looked like the delay would be a short one, but light showers have reportedly returned. In the meantime, ponder this little bit of awesomeness:

Just was told the rain vacuums at the US Open are called “Slambonis.” Hello, my new favorite word.less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply

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