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Last Updated: Thursday, 4 September, 2003, 10:09 GMT 11:09 UK
US Open photos - day 10
Attendants sweep water off of the Arthur Ashe court at Flushing Meadows
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Attendants prepare the courts at Flushing Meadows after two days of almost solid rain in New York
Fans wait patiently in the stands on the Arthur Ashe court
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The poor weather means play can't begin on time with both the men's and women's fourth rounds still to be completed
John McEnroe hits some balls into the stands during a rain delay
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Four-time US Open champion John McEnroe does his best to boost the crowd's flagging spirit by hitting balls into the stands
Andy Roddick hits a backhand against Xavier Malisse
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Andy Roddick finally gets out on the Arthur Ashe court and immediately takes control of his fourth round match against Xavier Malisse
Xavier Malisse wipes his brow before serving to Andy Roddick
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Belgian Malisse has no answer to the 'A-Rod's' thunderous serve and loses the first set in just 27 minutes
Andy Roddick celebrates beating Xavier Malisse
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After another delay for rain, Roddick completes a straight-sets victory to advance to the quarter-finals for the third year running
Sjeng Schalken looks glum sitting under an umbrella
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As the rain falls heavily again, Sjeng Schalken is stranded at 5-1 up in the first set against Rainer Schuettler
Lindsay Davenport looks frustrated as she walks off court
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Lindsay Davenport is frustrated as she cannot even get past the warm-up against Paola Suarez before rain forces them back inside




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