VIDEO: The greatest tennis point ever - Nadal v Djokovic US Open final 2013

Rafa Nadal

Watch arguably the greatest rally in the history of men's tennis, from last nights US Open final

Last night s US Open men's final will not only be remembered for Nadal being crowned the champion, but for offering the audience some of the most breathtaking tennis they have ever seen.

With Nadal leading the Serbian by a set, the onus was on Djokovic to break back and the manner in which he did so makes the point arguably the greatest of all time.

At 3-2 in the second set, and break point up Djokovic battled with every bone in his body to win a 54-shot-rally and take the game which would lead him to winning the set ad getting right back in the match.

It was tennis of the highest order by both the worlds top two players, and whilst Nadal eventually lifted the title (6-2 3-6 6-4 6-1) what happened in that second set will be forever remembered.

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