Nadal needed four sets, but he bested del Potro and is into the final, where he’ll face Kevin Anderson. Rafael Nadal will face Kevin Anderson in the finals of the US Open after making it past Juan Martin del Potro in the semifinal on Friday. Nadal, the top seed, bested del Potro, who made it to the semifinal after beating Roger Federer in the prior round, 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2.
Rafael Nadal will play for his 16th Grand Slam title in the U.S. Open final.
Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro will face off in the men’s semifinals at the US Open on Friday. Rafael Nadal is now the favorite to win the US Open after Roger Federer was eliminated in the quarterfinals, but he has to beat t...
Nadal overwhelmed Juan Martin del Potro, 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2; Anderson, 31, beat Pablo Carreño Busta, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4, to reach his first Grand Slam final.