US Open: Rafael Nadal defeat of Novak Djokovic 'most emotional win'

Rafael Nadal says that beating world number one Novak Djokovic 6-2 3-6 6-4 6-1 in the US Open final is the "most emotional" win of his career.

The Spaniard claimed his second US Open title in New York in three hours and 21 minutes and later said that he had to be "almost perfect" to secure the victory.

Djokovic said the defeat was "all his fault" after a number of unforced errors at crucial moments.

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