In this Paris Classic Moment, Rafael Nadal saves one match point to beat big-serving Kevin Anderson 4-6, 7-6(6), 6-2 in the 2015 third round. Watch live tennis at tennistv.com.

'Nadal Saves Match Point' Named Paris Golden Moment

Monfils' victory against Federer finishes runner-up

Rafael Nadal's match-point escape against Kevin Anderson during the 2015 third round has been voted the Golden Moment of the BNP Paribas Masters.

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Over four days, fans cast their votes for their favourite of eight Classic Moments from this ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament. The Classic Moment '2015: Nadal Saves Match Point' won by overwhelming margins, winning 41 per cent of overall votes cast. The Classic Moment '2010: Monfils Edges Federer' came in second, garnering 21 per cent of the vote, and '2012: Querrey Overcomes Djokovic' finished third with 11 per cent.

Nadal showed off his trademark intensity and fighting spirit in erasing the match point at 5-6 in the second-set tie-break against Anderson. The Spaniard ran around his backhand to lift an inside-out forehand that the South African couldn't handle. A set later, the lefty was moving into the quarter-finals with a 4-6, 7-6(6), 6-2 win.

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