World number 1 male tennis player Rafael Nadal has taken his step towards the 16th Grand Slam Title on Saturday. Nadal entered the final of the US Open 2017 men’s singles semifinal to beat Argentine 24th seed Juan Martín Del Potro 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2 in the Semi-final. Nadal entered the Grand Slam final for the 23rd time.
The Spanish Superstar were seen struggling at Del Potro ‘s service and for hand in the first set but then he made a big comeback and entered the final. Nadal will battle in the final against South Africa’s Kevin Anderson on Sunday. Anderson entered the Grand Slam final for the first time on Friday, beating Spain’s 12th seed Pablo Carreño Busta 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 in semifinal.
Argentina’s Del Potroplayed 9 sets in the last two rounds and on Saturday he appeared tired in front of Nadal. Rafel Nadal also grabbed his aim from the second set and won three successive sets and finished the final ticket. Nadal’s reign was seen on the hard court of the US Open. After losing the first set, he came back strongly in the second set and gave no chance to Del Potro in the second set and set his name in the 6-0 set. After this, the Spanish player easily made his name from the next two sets 6-3, 6-2.
Del Potro had already said that he could hardly do his best performance against Nadal because he was tired and he was also face fitness problems. Del Potro made a main reversal in the quarterfinals, leaving famous tennis player Roger Federer out. Del Potro beat Federer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 6-4.
Nadal’s eyes will also win his career’s 16th Grand Slam Title and win the title of the US Open for the third time.
Del Potro Beat Federer in the Semi-Final
In the quarterfinals at the US Open, 24nd seed Juan Martin del Potro beat Roger Federer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 6-4. Del Potro was faces Rafael Nadal in semi-final and lost. On the third seeded Federer, Del Potro looked dominated by the start. Although five-time US Open champion Federer managed to score the second set, he could not overcome Del Potro’s brilliant form.
2009 US Open winner Del Potro has played a stunning game so far in the tournament. Interestingly, in 2009, Del Potro defeated 19 Grand Slam champion Roger Federer and named him Major Title.
In the quarter-finals on Wednesday, Rafael Nadal defeated Russia’s Andrey Rublev 6-1, 6-2, 6-2. After which the audience was expecting the Federer-Nadal blockbuster match. But with the defeat of the Federer, the heart of millions of tennis lovers too broke.
2017 US Open: Sania-Peng Pair Lost to Martina Hingis-Jung Pair
In the women’s doubles semifinal of the US Open, Sania Mirza and Shuai Peng had to face defeat in straight sets. Interestingly, the pair of Sania-Peng had to face defeat by the pair of Martina Hingis and Jung Jain Chan. The pair of Sania and Martina won the title of the US Open 2015.
The pair of Sania-Peng lost the match 4-6, 4-6. India’s Sania Mirza reached the Grand Slam semi-final this year. The pair of Sania-Peng defeated Tímea Babos and A. Hlaváčková in the quarter-finals in two sets. The pair of Sania and Peng of China defeated the fifth-seeded Hungarian-born Babos and Czech Republic’s Andrea 7-6, 6-4.
Sania has changed many couples this season. In the starting, she was playing with Barbora Strýcová, but she lost in the third round in the Australian Open. In the French Open she played with Yaroslava Shvedova, but both of them got out of the first round.