For the third time in four years, World Number 1 Novak Djokovic and World Number 2 Rafael Nadal faced each other for the U.S. Open Championship Title.
Nadal triumphed over Djokovic and won his second U.S. Open Title. He has created an overwhelming lead, 3 out of 4 sets, with 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, and 6-1, at the Arthur Ashe Stadium. It is Nadal's thirteenth Grand Slam U.S. Open Singles Title.
Rafael Nadal celebrates winning the US Open 2013
According to Nadal, winning the 2013 U.S. Open Men's Finals means so much to him. He also said in an interview after the game, "There is no one that brings me to play to the limit like Novak." The match lasted for three and a half hours.
It is expected that Nadal will take home a massive $3.6 million dollars as prize money and an additional $1 million dollars bonus.
Tennis is surely one of the sports industry's biggest game events. It is definitely considered a glamourous game, and yes, there are always many A-list celebrities that watch the game.
Some of the Hollywood celebrities seen watching the U.S. Open Men's Finals between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are actors Alec Baldwin, Leonardo DiCaprio, Sean Connery, Jessica Alba, Kevin Spacey, and Peter Saarsgard. Amanda Seyfried was seen seated beside fellow actor Justin Long. Kaley Cuoco and Jim Parsons from the Big Bang Theory also watched the match. Football icon David Beckham was also seen enjoying the game, in addition to singer Justin Timberlake with wife Jessica Biel.
Musician Rob Thomas was seen with TV personality Andy Cohen. Actress Goldie Hawn watched the game seated next to business tycoon Donald Trump. Tennis legend Rod Laver was present at the event too. Lastly, Queen Sofia of Spain was seen at the match to give support to its country's pride Rafael Nadal. To see the pictures of these celebrities, visit Usopen.org or click this link.
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