No. 2 Rafael Nadal has moved into the finals of the US Open with a 6-4, 7-6(1), 6-2 victory over eighth seed Richard Gasquet on Saturday. Nadal will face Novak Djokovic in the Sunday final, his 18th Grand Slam final. This ties Nadal with Pete Sampras for the third most in history behind Roger Federer and Ivan Lendl. The victory was Nadalâ€™s 21st straight win on a hard court, extending his perfect record on the surface this year.