The Spanish tennis player Carlos Alcaraz has achieved several extraordinary results in this 2022. Few at the beginning of the season would have imagined that the Murcian talent was now number one in the world and specifically Carlos has become the youngest number one ever, an exceptional figure which certifies the extraordinary nature of his work.
The Iberian champion won his first Grand Slam title in New York, a US Open won after several battles. Alcaraz was one step away from elimination against our Jannik Sinner in the quarter-finals, he canceled a match point and thus found the strength to move forward during the tournament.
Alcaraz showed great willpower and beat home idol Frances Tiafoe in the semifinals and in the final the Norwegian Casper Ruud, current number two in the world rankings. In the last few hours, yet another recognition has arrived that celebrates the very young career of the Spanish talent.
Alcaraz among the top 100 youngsters of Time
As announced by the tennis player himself through his social networks, Carlos Alcaraz was included among the 100 emerging personalities globally, the 100 people who have a growing influence all over the world.
This list does not only see sportsmen present but also and above all people from the political, social or even the world of cinema. There are few sportsmen on this list, there is the star of the Nba Memphis Grizzlies Ja Morant and the American sprinter Erriyon Knighton, Under 20 record holder of the 200 meters and 18 years old with great room for improvement.
In this list, therefore, there is also Alcaraz, nineteen years old in increasingly evident growth and number one in the world of the ATP ranking. After the US Open victory Carlos decided to take a few weeks off, a well deserved rest after a busy season.
Alcaraz is considered by many to be the main heir of the Big Three and there is curiosity to see how the tennis player will grow in the near future. Alcaraz will be the new star of the world of tennis: thanks to his amazing wins in 2022 and the 1st place of the men's ranking, the young Spanish talend yould held the eritage of the Big 3, and confirm himslef in the the next season.