US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev to win 19th Grand Slam title

Rafael Nadal claimed his nineteenth Major championship on Sunday night (Sept.8) after defeating 23-year-old Russian Daniil Medvedev in a five-hour epic showdown to win the US Open. Medvedev made the better start to the match, breaking Nadal to lead 2-1 but the Spanish star, 33, fought back immediately to win his fourth US Open  with a 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 win after four hours and 50 minutes. ’19 Grand Slam titles is outrageous, I want to congratulate him,’ said Medvedev. ‘In the third set in my mind I was thinking what I was going to say in my speech. I thought I have to fight...

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