Carlos Alcaraz, the US Open 2022 champion, is reportedly dating tennis player Maria Gonzalez Gimenez. The relationship between the two is kept private by the couple but an Instagram story showing Alcaraz kissing Gimenez made the public think there is something between them.
Maria Gimenez currently evolves in the national tennis circuit at the Murcia Club de Tenis (MCT).
“Carlos Alcaraz was born in El Palmar, Murcia, and the couple is said to have been childhood friends from the same city,” NPR News wrote.
Maria Gimenez, according to her Instagram profile, likes to spend time on beaches. According to The Sun, Maria Gimenez "is beginning to build up a presence on Instagram as her followers jumped up from 2899 to 6,412 in less than a month's time."
Alcaraz is the US Open champion
The Spaniard toppled Casper Ruud 6-4, 2-6, 7-6, 6-3 in three hours and 20 minutes for his first Major crown at 19 years and four months.
Thus, Carlos became the youngest Major winner since Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros 2005. Related: Carlos Alcaraz becomes first teenager on ATP throne! Also, a super talented star is the new world no. 1, achieving that as the youngest player since the start of the ATP ranking in 1973!
Carlos had a memorable run in New York, beating three consecutive rivals in five sets and prevailing over Ruud in a four-setter to become the youngest US Open winner after Pete Sampras. Alcaraz fired 14 aces and fended off two set points in the crucial third set's 12th game.
He claimed the tie break and overpowered the Norwegian in the fourth set to fall to the ground and celebrate the title. Learn more about how Alcaraz beat Ruud: US Open: Carlos Alcaraz tops Casper Ruud and wins first Major crown
Rafael Nadal reacts to Alcaraz’s victory
Rafael Nadal congratulated US Open winner Carlos Alcaraz after he beat Casper Ruud and became the world number one.
See how Nadal acclaimed Alcaraz here: Rafael Nadal praises US Open winner Carlos Alcaraz