The country’s press surrendered this Monday to the new prodigy of Spanish tennis
this past Sunday, Carlos Alcaraz achieved in Madrid the fifth title of his career, the fourth so far this season, after beating the final of the Mutual Madrid Open to german alexander zverevdefending champion, after one hour and two minutes and for this reason he has been compared to Nadal.
Alcaraz, who appears as the sixth player in the world in the ATP ranking, has managed to beat three of the first four players in the ranking at the Caja Mágica. He beat the Serbian in the semifinals Novak Djokovic and before, in the quarterfinals, number four, the Spanish Rafael Nadal, winner of twenty-one Grand Slams.
The Spanish tennis player is already ranked number six in the world ranking
In this way, the young Spaniard won his meteoric rise with his victory at the Masters 1000 in Madrid, which makes him, at just 19 years old, the great heir to his idol, Rafa Nadal. In this way, the media have cataloged it as “Blessed” and “Bestial”.
In 120th place in the world ranking, a year ago, the young tennis player woke up to number six in the standings, after sweeping Alexander Zverev 6-3, 6-1 in the final in Madrid in a quick match of one hour. Without a doubt, they were moments full of great emotion.
Journalists are certain that Alcaraz at his age is much better than Nadal
In this way, through the program El Corrillo de Directo MARCA presented by the commentators Manuel Bruña, Melchor Miralles, Juan Castro and David Sánchez Cañete they have been in charge of praising Carlos Alcaráz and making some comparisons with the best players in the world, especially for the Spaniard, Rafael Nadal.
There, in his radio program, Melchor Miralles has said: “Carlos Alcaraz at 19 is better than Rafa Nadal when he was his age.” After these statements, Manuel Bruña said: “What I like about him is the mental strength that he has. He doesn’t care who’s ahead of him.”