Nadal wins US Open 2017

Nadal raced to a third US Open title and 16th Grand Slam crown with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 rout of South African giant Kevin Anderson

In action

Rafael Nadal of Spain in action against Kevin Anderson of South Africa. (Reuters)

Nadal's first hardcourt title since January 2014 in Doha

Nadal defeated Kevin Anderson of South Africa in the men's final in Ashe Stadium at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. He gave up just 15 points on his serve and won 16 out of 16 net points.


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Nadal-Anderson

Rafael Nadal of Spain stands with Kevin Anderson of South Africa. (Reuters)

Nadal celebrating his victory

Rafael Nadal with the US Open Trophy (Reuters)

The championship trophy

Rafael Nadal holding the championship trophy after defeating Kevin Anderson of South Africa. (Reuters)