Martin Flores, who shot the video, also started a Go Fund Me page for Juan and other hot dog vendors, who have suffered similar disgrace and faced financial losses at the hands of law enforcement in the United States.
The muscles from Majorca are back in the U.S. Open final.
NEW YORK, Sept 8 (Reuters) - It took eight years but Rafa Nadal gained his revenge, ending Juan Martin del Potro's hopes of another dream run to the U.S. Open final with a shockingly ruthless semi-final victory on Friday.
NEW YORK, Sept 8 (Reuters) - World number one Rafa Nadal knew powerhouse Juan Martin del Potro's biggest weakness was his shaky backhand, and the Spaniard exploited the vulnerability repeatedly at their U.S. Open showdown on Friday to advance to Sunday's final.
Closing in on a 16th Grand Slam title, the top-seeded Spaniard overcomes a so-so start with an overwhelming performance the rest of the way, taking nine games in a row during one stretch.
Sept 8 (Reuters) - Key statistics from Spaniard Rafa Nadal's 4-6 6-0 6-3 6-2 semi-final victory over Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro at the U.S. Open on Friday: 1-Nadal 24-Del Potro Aces 5 7 Double faults 2 4 Break points won 6/13 1/2 Winners 45 23 Net points won 21/27 6/13 Unforced errors 20 40 Total points
Rafael Nadal will play for his 16th Grand Slam title in the U.S. Open final.
Tennis Channel breaks down the men's semifinals at the U.S. Open, where Rafael Nadal defeated Juan Martin del Potro and Kevin Anderson beat Pablo Carreno Busta.
Rafael Nadal will play for his 16th Grand Slam title after beating Juan Martin del Potro 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2
NEW YORK, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal was at his awe-inspiring best as he recovered from a first set wobble to crush Juan Martin del Potro 4-6 6-0 6-3 6-2 in the U.S. Open semi-finals on Friday and move within reach of a 16th grand slam title.
NEW YORK, Sept 9 (Reuters) - World number one Rafa Nadal moved closer to a 16th grand slam title when he recovered from a first set wobble to crush Argentine 24th seed Juan Martin del Potro 4-6 6-0 6-3 6-2 in the U.S. Open semi-finals on Friday.
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.
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. Show More Summary
Rafael Nadal dominated the second set 6-0 against Juan Martin del Potro to even their U.S. Open semifinal at one set apiece
That’s what happens when you interrupt Rafael Nadal. The crowd at the US Open gathered in Arthur Ashe Stadium on Friday night to watch two men — Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro — play tennis for a spot in the championship match...Show More Summary
Juan Martin del Potro is outhitting Rafael Nadal again in the U.S. Open semifinals
Chris Hemsworth is letting del Potro keep his Thor hammer.
NEW YORK, Sept 8 (Reuters) - A crowd gathered to watch world number one Rafael Nadal warm up in Arthur Ashe Stadium on a cool and windy Friday at the U.S. Open, ahead of his semi-final showdown with Argentine Juan Martin del Potro later in the day.
US Open semifinals: Rafael Nadal vs Juan Martin del Potro; Pablo Carreno Busta vs Kevin Anderson
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 the man that did it: Juan Martin del Potro. The men’s semifinals will take place on Friday, beginning at 4 p.m. Show More Summary