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US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev to win 19th Grand Slam title


Rafael Nadal lies on the ground in celebration; Rafael Nadal won his previous US Open titles in 2010, 2013 and 2017



Rafael Nadal won his 19th Grand Slam title after holding off Russian Daniil Medvedev's exhilarating fightback in one of the greatest US Open finals.

Spain's Nadal, 33, won 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 against the fifth seed in New York.

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US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal to face Daniil Medvedev in final

Rafael Nadal had now made three Grand Slam finals this year, previously losing at the Australian Open before winning his 12th French Open



Rafael Nadal reached the US Open final with a dogged straight-set win over Italian Matteo Berrettini.

The Spanish second seed, 33, survived two set points in the opener before his class shone through in a 7-6 (8-6) 6-4 6-1 win at Flushing Meadows.

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Diego Matos: Brazilian tennis player banned for life for match fixing



Brazilian tennis player Diego Matos has been banned from professional tennis for life and fined $125,000 (£100,600) after being convicted of multiple match-fixing offences.

Matos has also been ordered to repay $12,000 (£9,650) received in winnings in tournaments played in Ecuador.

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US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman to reach US Open semi-finals

Rafael Nadal is chasing a 19th Grand Slam title




Rafael Nadal remains the favourite to win the US Open and move within one on Roger Federer's tally of 20 Grand Slams after a hard-fought quarter-final win over Diego Schwartzman.

Spanish second seed Nadal won 6-4 7-5 6-2 against the Argentine 20th seed.

Read more: US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman to reach US Open semi-finals



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