Carlos Alcaraz he reached the final at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time. He is the youngest since Rafael Nadal in 2005, also considering the quarterfinal against Jannik Sinner and then the semifinal against Frances Tiafoe.
The young Spanish talent won the epic challenge that lasted more than five hours; challenge that has entertained and delighted all tennis fans. Alcaraz’s definitive feat, which has already broken unbeatable records, has drawn the attention of the media and professionals.
The Spanish name has often been associated with that of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic Y Rafael Nadal. The three legends who have made and continue to make the history of this wonderful sport. The victory against Sinner allowed Alcaraz to take away the pass to the Turin ATP Finals.
The Spaniard will be able to play the Masters Tournament for the first time in his career and dreams of a victory in his debut.
Alcaraz: «This is what I think of Federer, Nadal and Djokovic!»
The other two players who already have the certainty of being able to take the field in Turin are Rafael Nadal and Stefanos Tsitsipas.
The Mallorcan left the US Open in the round of 16 after a four-set loss to Frances Tiafoe. The Greek, for his part, played one of the worst games of his career and made amends for a bad defeat against Daniel Galán. Alcaraz spoke very humbly of the constant Big 3 comparisons late in the match with Sinner.
He said: «Federer, Djokovic and Nadal will be the best as long as they play. Their rivalry will always be above the others. Today, however, Jannik and I have shown that we are the present and the future of tennis and that we are to have a long career. .
in the front. We will face each other many times, I am sure.» Juan Carlos Ferrero, Alcaraz’s coach and former world number one, also expressed some very important reflections on the future of Alcaraz and Sinner: «They will be two of the best players in the next ten years, with due respect to others.
They have reached a very, very high level. There are other strong players, but I think the two will dominate the circuit in the future.»