Rafael Nadal wary of in-form Daniil Medvedev in race for ultimate prize | Kevin Mitchell

Victory in the US Open final would put the Spaniard just one major title behind his great rival Roger Federer Not for the first time, John McEnroe stirred the game into debate when he asserted that Roger Federer may finish his career with fewer grand slam titles than Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. Who would have thought that possible? the walking quote asked on air shortly before Nadal stilled the robust challenge of the 23-year-old Italian Matteo Berrettini on Friday night to reach the final of the US Open for the fifth time, against Daniil Medvedev on Sunday. The Spaniard has won three of his 18 majors on this court, Federer has won five of his 20 here in a …