At the U.S. Open, the Arthur Ashe stadium crowd never ceases to insert itself into the action. Remember, for example, a year ago, when the angry fans — still ticked by a controversial call that took a
In one of those occasional and stupendous sporting events that winds up flattering the runner-up every ounce as much as the winner, Rafael Nadal spent Sunday evening withstanding a donnybrook rich in points.
Day 12 of the US Open saw Rafael Nadal defeat Italian Matteo Berrettini in three sets (7-6 (8-6) 6-4 6-1) in the men’s semi-final at Flushing Meadows. Nadal, going for a fourth title in New York, will