Germany's biggest sports stars - from NBA legends to World Cup winners - took to Twitter to congratulate Angelique Kerber for her US Open win. See the best tweets right here!
WTA Staff

After the world was done holding its breath throughout a tense final, the tweets came pouring in for US Open champion Angelique Kerber and finalist Karolina Pliskova.

Check out some of the best tweets, right here on wtatennis.com!

First up, here from the woman herself, who took time from her various post-win duties to post this celebratory message:

 Some of Germany's biggest sports stars at home and abroad took to Twitter to celebrate Kerber's achievement, including NBA star Dirk Nowitzki, F1 pilot Nico Rosberg and a whole host of World Cup winning soccer players.

Of course, the WTA's stars and legends were also tuned in to the final, and they had plenty of words for both of the finalists after the match.

Here are the best messages from Kerber and Pliskova's WTA peers: