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Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know about him – 4 surprizes

Carlos Alcaraz - Everything you should know about him
Carlos Alcaraz - Everything you should know about him
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Article about Carlos Alcaraz Garfia the young Spanish Tennis player

Carlos Alcaraz this name showed up quickly in the Tennis world, especially in the year 2022 which is this year, and here We will discover ” Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know about him “

Carlos Alcaraz has made a super start in ATP Mutua Madrid as He defeated both Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic back to back to win the Title against Alexander Zverev.

For that, in this article, We will know some important information about the young player from the professional and personal side.

Let’s jump to it!

Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know

Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know
Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know

How old is Carlos Alcaraz? and who is He? and his family?

Carlos Alcaraz Garfia is his full name and He was born on 5 May 2003 in El Palmar, MurciaSpain, and He has three siblings, named Alvaro who is older than Carlos, and Sergio and Jaime who are both younger than him

Virginia Girafia is his mother and Carlos Alcaraz is his father who was working as the tennis academy director of Real Sociedad Club de Campo de Murcia untill 2018.

And because of his father, Carlos Alcaraz Garfia started playing Tennis at the age of 4 in his father’s view until He switched to Juan Carlos Ferrero who is coaching him right now.

Who is Carlos Alcaraz’s favourite Tennis player?

Carlos Alcaraz’s favourite Tennis player is his countryman and the former world number 1 Rafael Nadal.

Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know
Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know

Carlos Alcaraz Garfia as a Tennis player

Carlos Alcaraz turned pro in 2018 and currently ranking in the top 6, and here is some information about him:

Height: 185 cm / 6’1″

Weight: 72 Kg / 159 lbs

Plays: Right-Handed, Two-Handed Backhand

Coach: Juan Carlos Ferrero

Career Win / loss : 61 wins / 21 loss

Titles: 5 titles

Prize Money: + 5 Million dollars

Favourite Shot: The Forehand

What did Rafael Nadal say about Carlos Alcaraz?

Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know
Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know

After a great match, Carlos Alcaraz could take the win over Rafael Nadal in the 3rd set in ATP Mutua Madrid with a score of 6-2 / 1-6 / 6-3.

After the match Rafael Nadal praised Carlos Alcaraz and here is what He said in the press conference after the game:

 “I said that before coming here it was going to be a tough week, even though I have lost to one of the fittest players of the world [Carlos] with no doubts, I even had my opportunities.”

Carlos was better than me in several aspects of the match and several aspects of the game, and I need to improve, I just accept it naturally with calm and with security that there is a path to continue.”

“It’s an easy loss to digest in that regard because we knew what we could expect here, and now because of that, I don’t take away any merit from Carlos. Congratulations to him. He’s playing great, and I hope the best for him for the rest of the tournament.” Rafael Nadal’s thoughts about Carlos Alcaraz

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What did Novak Djokovic say about Carlos Alcaraz?

Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know
Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know

In an epic battle, Carlos Alcaraz could make the comeback over Novak Djokovic and won the match with a score of 6-7 / 7-5 / 7-6.

After the match Novak Djokovic also praised Carlos Alcaraz and here is what He said about him:

“Congrats to him. He held his nerve very well,” Djokovic said in his post-match press conference. “For somebody of his age to play so maturely and courageously is impressive. He deserved to win.

“His kick in altitude here is huge, and it was just difficult to deal with his ball, and I wasn’t feeling my return from that side. He was serving a lot of kicks just to put himself in a good position.”

Carlos Alcaraz Everything you should know