Juan Martin del Potro will face Rafael Nadal in the U.S. Open semifinals on Friday.
Del Potro shocked Roger Federer in the quarterfinals to reach the semifinals of a Grand Slam for the first time since 2013. Nadal, the tournament’s top seed, cruised to victory against Andrey Rublev in the quarterfinals.
Nadal is 8–5 over his career against del Potro. They most recently played at the Rio 2016 Games, where del Potro won in three sets.
The winner of Friday’s match will take on either Kevin Anderson or Pablo Carreno Busta in Sunday’s final.
On the women’s side of the draw, Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys advanced to the final on Thursday night.
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The Cleveland Browns will join with police and other public safety officials to make a statement about unity before Sunday’s opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Players, city officials and team executives confirmed this week that the Browns will be joined by Cleveland police officers, firefighters, EMTs and members of the U.S. armed forces as they run onto the field before the game. Additionally, the organization will show a video before the national anthem aiming to express solidarity with the community and stress the importance of diversity and equality.