Rafael Nadal has made it to the 2017 US Open final and his remarkable rise to the top continue as he takes on South African Kevin Anderson in the final on Sunday night at the Arthur Ashe Stadium starting at midnight UK time. Rafael Nadal has been playing some top notch tennis in US Open this year and he will be hunting for record 16th grand slam title come the final. 31 year old Kevin Anderson on the other hand will be playing his very first grand slam final although he has faced Nadal on four different occasion before losing all four matches. We will have live links closer to the start of the game.
Nadal vs Anderson Final Preview: US Open 2017 has been pretty underwhelming as far as big names of men’s tennis are concerned. Murray and Djokovic withdrawing before the tournament begin and Roger Federer knocked out in quarterfinals in the hands of Martin Del Potro. Leaving Rafael Nadal cruising into the final and rightly so after he played some of his career best tennis at hard courts. Nadal now playing Kevin Anderson who has never played a grand slam final before in the US open final and huting his record 16th grand slam title. If Nadal managed to pull off the win he will be just 3 short of Roger Federer’s haul of 16 grand slams. Incredible if you take Nadal’s injury woes into considerations.
Kevin Anderson surprised quite a few people on his route of US open final and he will be looking for another big performance to cap off a brilliant fortnight with a first grand slam title. However Nadal’s will go into the match as heavy favourite playing is fourth US open final and already have two to his name back in 2010 and 2013.
The match is suppose to begin at around 08:00 pm uk time and British EuroSport will have live coverage in the UK. EuroSport will have live action in many different european countries as well. We will be placing live links around 30 minutes before the match begins. After the game you can tune in here for full match highlights and results.