Rafael Nadal beat the official world No 1 in four sets again, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 in three hours and 21 minutes, to win his second US Open and 13th career slam in his third joust with Djokovic in four years. It is a trilogy to further cement one of the enduring rivalries in sport.
â€œVery, very emotional, no?â€ Nadal said after the match. â€œProbably only my team knows how much (this) means for me.
â€œPlaying against Novak always is a very special feeling. Probably nobody brings my game to that limit like Novak did.â€
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