Social Media Reacts To Nadal-Medvedev US Open Classic
What appeared like a straight-sets victory for Rafael Nadal over Daniil Medvedev turned into the third-longest final in US Open history. The Spaniard won his fourth crown in New York after defeating Medvedev in a five-set classic that lasted four hours and 50 minutes.
ATPTour.com looks at some of the best tweets about Nadal and Medvedev's epic battle.
Congrats to Rafa for creating more history in our sport and showcasing amazing fighting spirit. And congrats to Daniil for an incredible summer on hardcourt in USA. You should be proud of yourself. Great things to come for you. Well done boys & thank you 🙏 for fantastic match. https://t.co/dpCJA0UFt6— Novak Djokovic (@DjokerNole) September 9, 2019
Congratulations @RafaelNadal, a gutsy victory to claim your 19th Major, 4th @usopen crown and 2nd Slam title this year after the French. Stand tall friend, you are closing in, it was a privilege to present this trophy to you tonight.🚀🐐 pic.twitter.com/p6yIzYQULX— Rod Laver (@rodlaver) September 9, 2019
Incredible men’s final! Congrats @RafaelNadal on yet another grand slam title. And hats off to @DaniilMedwed for fighting to the last point. Incredible playing by both men!! Thank you @Chase Kristin Lemkau for having us! 🙏🏻❤️— lindsey vonn (@lindseyvonn) September 9, 2019
One of the best matches in @usopen history tonight! Congratulations to @rafaelnadal to his 4th US Open title! What an amazing accomplishment! Big congratulations also to young medwed33 who pushed Rafael to the limit!… https://t.co/9Z2VswPixX— Johan Kriek (@johankriek) September 9, 2019
Nadal and Medvedev are getting it [email protected] wow— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) September 9, 2019
Karen Khachanov (@karenkhachanov) September 9, 2019