Dominic Thiem Dominic Thiem, playing his fourth final, despite being two set down, won first Grand Slam title of his career. It was Alexander Zverev all the way in first two sets. Then Thiem made a remarkable comeback in next three sets to win the US Open Championship by 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6. https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305300178874896384?s19 He is the 150th champion of all time and 55th in open era. The Austrian has became the 1st player since 1949 to make a comeback from 2 sets down to win the major US Open. Richard \u201cPancho\u201d Gonzales won 16-18, 2-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 over Fred Schroeder Jr in a battle of Americans in 1949. Dominic Thiem is first Austrian to win a men's singles US Open title. He is the first Grand Salm Champion, who's born in 90s. Thiem is first non-Big Three player since Marin Cilic in 2014, to win a Grand Slam title. Today\u2019s US Open final match was only the fifth comeback win from two sets down in a Grand Salm final in the Open era, all at Roland Garros. Dominic Thiem is first one to do so at US Open (Open era). 1974 French Open \u2013 Borg def Orantes, 2\u20136, 6\u20137, 6\u20130, 6\u20131, 6\u201311984 French Open \u2013 Lendl def McEnroe, 3\u20136, 2\u20136, 6\u20134, 7\u20135, 7\u201351999 French Open \u2013 Agassi def Medvedev, 1\u20136, 2\u20136, 6\u20134, 6\u20133, 6\u201342004 French Open \u2013 Gaudio def Coria, 0\u20136, 3\u20136, 6\u20134, 6\u20131, 8\u201362020 US Open \u2013 Thiem def Zverev, 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 Alexender Zverev all the way in first two sets Alexander Zverev Surprisingly\u00a0Alexander Zverev started like an unstoppable beast on court. He was fearless as well as ruthless with his approach till the 3rd set.\u00a0Thiem looked a bit rusty and lost first two set by 6-2, 6-4. https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305259074381111296?s19 Dominic Thiem Comeback After losing first two, and Zverev on a break in third set, it was do and die situation for Thiem. But he broke Zverev and went on to win 3rd and 4th set. https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305283079020392449?s19 Zverev serve and Thiem brilliance in fifth set Zverev was struggling with his serve while Thiem was on top in fifth set. Both were holding their serve till Zverev broke Thiem in 8th game to take a 5-3 lead and was serving for the title. But Thiem broke Zverev in 9th game and hold his serve to make it 5-5. https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305294747536445446?s19 But drama didn't stop here. Thiem broke Zverev in 11th game to take a 6-5 lead was serving for the match. Nerves got Zverev there and gave Thiem opportunity to break again to decide the champion in the tiebreaker. https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305297296184180737?s19 Zverev got the minibreak with a 2-0 lead but gave away with his 14th double fault of the match and 2 all. Then a 132mph serve by Thiem and a double fault AGAIN by Zverev made it 6-4 in Thiem favour. Zverev saved two match point and score was 6-6 in the nail biting tiebreaker. Next point went to Thiem via a gorgeous forehand on Zverev\u2019s serve and was serving for the match at 7-6. Then Zverev made a backhand long early in the rally and Thiem won the US Open title. https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305300069676089349?s19 Two Emotional friends after the match https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305311108719407109?s19 \u201cI wish you would have missed a little bit more, so I could have been holding that trophy up,\u201d an emotional Zverev during presentation. \u201cBut here I am giving the runner-up speech.\u201d https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305303989861244928?s19 \u201cI obviously want to thank my team for sticking with me. The last two years haven\u2019t been easy in my tennis career. We\u2019re definitely on the way up and one day we are going to lift that trophy up together,\u201d he added. \u201cWe started to know each other back in 2014 and developed straight away a great friendship, and 2016 our great rivalry started,\u201d said Thiem during post match presentation. https:\/\/twitter.com\/usopen\/status\/1305304312516546560?s19 \u201cWe made great things happen on the court and off the court. I wish we could have two winners today. We both deserved it. You\u2019re going to make it, 100%, make your parents proud," Thiem added.