Rafael Nadal won a “one in 1,000” match after coming from 5-1 and match point down to sink Daniil Medvedev at the ATP Finals and boost his bid to finish the year as world number one.
World number one Rafael Nadal slumped to defeat in his opening match at the ATP Finals to Alexander Zverev.
Stefanos Tsitsipas made it sixth time lucky with a surprise win over fellow ATP Finals debutant Daniil Medvedev in their opening round-robin match.
A bright future for men’s tennis can be glimpsed in the line-up for this year’s ATP Finals, according to players young and old.
Rafael Nadal may be one grand slam away from equalling Roger Federer’s record and could finish the year overtaking Novak Djokovic to become world number one – but he insists he is chasing no one.
Rafael Nadal admitted he feared he had blown his chance of a 19th grand slam title when Daniil Medvedev mounted his astonishing comeback in their epic US Open final.
Rafael Nadal overcame Daniil Medvedev in a five-set thriller to claim his 19th grand slam title.
Rafael Nadal overcame Daniil Medvedev in five breathtaking sets to claim his 19th grand slam title at the US Open.
Bianca Andreescu has stunned Serena Williams to win her first grand slam title.
Rafael Nadal knows the door is open for him to overhaul Roger Federer and become the all-time grand slam record holder.
Rafael Nadal blew away Matteo Berrettini to reach the US Open final and to the brink of a 19th grand slam title.