- Nadal defeated Bertini 7-6 (8/6), 6-4, 6-1 in a four-set contest.
- Medvedev became the Russian player to reach the final of US Open after 19 years
- Medvedev defeated Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria 7-6 (7/5), 6-4, 6-3
Spain’s Rafael Nadal reached the final in the US Open tennis tournament being played in the US. On Friday night, Nadal defeated Mateo Bertini of Italy. Nadal will play the final for the 5th time. Where he will face Daniil Medvedev of Russia. Nadal defeated Bertini 7-6 (8/6), 6-4, 6-1 in a four-set match in the semi-finals. If Nadal wins the final this time, he will have 19 Grand Slam titles. They will be just one step away from Roger Federer of Switzerland’s most 20 Grand Slam wins.
Rafael Nadal has to be one of the most humble legends of any sport.
— Noah Rubin (@Noahrubin33) September 6, 2019
Medvedev reached the final for the first time. He defeated Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria 7-6 (7/5), 6-4, 6-3. Dimitrov defeated Federer in the quarterfinals. Medvedev became the Russian player to reach the final of the US Open after 19 years. The last time Marat Safin became the champion. Also, Daniil Medvedev became the first player from his country to reach the final of a Grand Slam after 2005. The last time Safin arrived at the Australian Open.
Nadal reached Grand Slam final for 27th time
After Nadal’s win, ‘I am happy to reach the final of the US Open again. I have gone through difficulties since the beginning of the season. It means a lot to me. ‘Nadal won the 12th French Open title this year. He has won four US Open titles. The record for winning the tournament the most times is in the names of Roger Federer, Pete Sampras, and Jimmy Corners. The trio became champions 5-5 times. Nadal reached the final of the Grand Slam for the 27th time. He last became the champion here in 2017.