Rafael Nadal has been gaining on Roger Federer within the Grand Slam name standings and has a risk to add to his total at the U.S. Open.
Nadal will try and move towards a fourth championship at Flushing Meadows and 19th predominant normal while he meets No. 24 seed Matteo Berrettini of Italy within the semifinals Friday.
Federer holds the men’s report of 20 majors. The different semifinal may be No. 5 Daniil Medvedev against 78th-ranked Grigor Dimitrov, who eliminated Federer in the quarterfinals.