|Champion Rafael Nadal|
Final score 6–2, 3–6, 6–4, 6–1
|Runner-up Novak Djokovic|
Andy Murray was the defending champion, but lost in the quarterfinals to Stanislas Wawrinka.
Rafael Nadal won the title, defeating Novak Djokovic in the final to claim a second US Open title and win his thirteenth grand slam.
Both Djokovic and Nadal were in contention for the World No. 1 ranking at the start of the tournament but Djokovic retained the top position by reaching the final.
Roger Federer's streak of nine consecutive US Open quarterfinals ended when he lost to Tommy Robredo in the fourth round, marking his earliest exit from the tournament since 2003.
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