Rafael Nadal beat Juan Martin Del Potro 4-6,6-0,6-3,6-2 in the semifinal of US Open.For the third time in the tournament Nadal came back from a set down to win convincingly thereafter.2009 Champion Del Potro won the first set 6-4.
However Nadal won 9 straight games immediately after the opening set turning the match in his favour.He lost just five games en route to his first US Open final since 2013.Del Potro ran out of ideas as Nadal hit winners from all over the court chasing almost every ball.
Nadal avenged his loss against Argentine who beat Spaniard in last year’s Rio Olympics. juan mRafa is two time US Open Champion (2010,2013) winning 15 Grand Slams overall. He will take on Kevin Anderson in the final as tall South African beat Pablo Carreno Busta 4-6,7-5,6-3,6-4 in earlier semifinal which ended prospects of all Spanish men’s singles final. Nadal has now reached three Grand Slam finals this year.
French Open winner Nadal will be looking for his first hard court title since Jan 2014 when he plays in the final on Sunday.