Stan Wawrinka beats Novak Djokovic in US Open final

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Stan Wawrinka holding trophyAP

Stan Wawrinka has beaten world number one, Novak Djokovic, to win the US Open title.

Wawrinka won in four sets, 6-7 (1-7) 6-4 7-5 6-3 and now has three grand slam titles.

Djokovic made a strong start by winning the first set but struggled after that.

Wawrinka has now won all three Grand Slam finals he has played in.

Stan Wawrinka and Novak Djokovic huggingAllsport/ getty images

"My goal is to give everything I have to be the best I can," said Wawrinka,

"I never had a goal to win a Grand Slam but I am trying as best I can. Match after match I was playing better."

Djokovic, who was the defending champion, was trying to win his third Grand Slam title of 2016 and 13th of his career.

Novak Djokovic gets treatment on his footAllsport/ getty images
Djokovic needed treatment for a blister on his big toe in the final set

After the match, Djokovic said: "Congratulations, Stan, to your team as well. This has been absolutely deserved today. You were the more courageous player in the decisive moment and he deserves his title."

Stan Wawrinka and Novak Djokovic having pictures takenAllsport/ getty images

On Saturday, Angelique Kerber won the women's title for the first time, beating Czech Karolina Pliskova.

The title is her second grand slam of the year, after winning the Australian Open in January.

Angelique KerberAllsport/ getty images
"All my dreams came true today and I'm just trying to enjoy the moment," said Kerber

Kerber has now overtaken Serena Williams as the world number one women's tennis player.

Angelique Kerber holding trophyAllsport/ getty images