Rafael Nadal takes Cincinnati final

Updated: August 18, 2013, 6:23 PM ET
Associated Press

CINCINNATI -- Not even John Isner's steamiest serves could keep Rafael Nadal from winning another hard-court title.

And it's going to be tough for anyone else to stop him, too.

The 27-year-old Spaniard took advantage of the few openings he got Sunday against the highest-ranked American, grinding out a 7-6 (8), 7-6 (3) win at the Western & Southern Open that added yet another title to his sensational summer.

He won the title in Montreal a week ago and now has back-to-back ...

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