Nadal wins the US open to make 16th Grand Slam
Rafa Nadal brought his A game to the final as he swept Kevin Anderson in the finals to clinch the US open crown.
This is also Spainard’s 16th Grand slam title.
The king of clay surface beat the first time finalist in straight sets- 6-3 6-3 6-4.
Kevin Anderson never looked to be in the match and he accepts the same, he said :
“It was more the conundrum of playing Rafa as opposed to being in my first final.”
Interestingly, both the US open champion and Federer has been answering their criticism in style by dominating the grand slams, Both has two grand slam each.
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are the world’s top two players for the first time since March 2011: 1. Nadal – 9,465 2. Federer – 7,505.