Nadal says he's happy for Anderson, who has overcome injuries to reach his first Grand Slam final.
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.
Rafael Nadal against Kevin Anderson in the US Open final shaped up as quite a mismatch—and that's exactly what it was. His game at a high level at the end of an unusually easy path through a Grand Slam field, Nadal overwhelmed first...
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer each won two of the four Grand Slam tournaments in 2017 and are now ranked first and second
After winning the U.S. Open, Rafael Nadal discussed his uncle Toni, nerves and Roger Federer.