Angelique Kerber is now the new World No.1 and also US Open champion after beating Karolina Pliskova in a sensational final that ended 6-3 4-6 6-4. The year 2016 has undoubtedly been the pinnacle for the German and kerber wins. This year is also the career best for Czech Pliskova.
Kerber is now the first German to win at US Open since Steffi Graf in 1996.
Kerber was congratulated worldwide. Here are some of the best tweets following the big win.