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Rafael Nadal's five-set victory over Daniil Medvedev lit up social media.

Social Media Reacts To Nadal-Medvedev US Open Classic

Del Potro, Laver among those talking about historic battle

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.

Juan Martin del Potro, Rod Laver, David de Gea and Nadia Comaneci are among the tennis stars and famous faces who reacted to the classic match via social media.

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ATPTour.com looks at some of the best tweets about Nadal and Medvedev's epic battle.

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