Rafael Nadal closed to within three of Roger Federer's 19 Grand Slam titles.
Rafael Nadal won his 16th Grand Slam title by sweeping Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 in the U.S. Open final
Rafael Nadal will play for his 16th Grand Slam title and third at the U.S. Open when he faces No. 28 seed Kevin Anderson in the final
MIKE DICKSON AT FLUSHING MEADOWS: Rafael Nadal pulled to within three Grand Slam titles of Roger Federer in their personal duel for all-time greatness when he won the US Open title.
Rafael Nadal easily beat Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 to win his third U.S. Open title and 16th Grand Slam championship overall