Alcaraz will equal his trainer Ferrero within the rating
Carlos Alcaraz continues to interrupt down boundaries on this 2022 season wherein he has established himself within the tennis elite and wherein he has additionally begun to make historical past by turning into the youngest tennis participant in historical past to rise to primary within the ATP rating after his victory on the US Open.
A primary that Carlos Alcaraz will handle to maintain for at the very least the identical weeks as his coach, Juan Carlos Ferrero. The one from Villena, who, like Alcaraz, managed to return out as no 1 of the 2003 US Open after falling within the ultimate in opposition to Andy Roddick, managed to remain on the prime of the rating for eight consecutive weeks wherein he reached the ultimate in Bangkok and received the Masters 1,000 in Madrid (then in October and on arduous courtroom) to complete giving up primary later that month to Andy Roddick following his Paris Masters spherical of 16 loss to Jiri Novak.
Regardless of his early loss on the Astana match, Alcaraz has made positive to retain primary for at the very least eight weeks as nicely (he already has 5 on the prime), as Casper Ruud’s setbacks in Seoul and Tokyo and Rafa Nadal’s absence from the circuit after his current fatherhood will permit him to proceed on the prime at the very least till subsequent October 31 earlier than the Masters 1,000 in Paris. A match with which Alcaraz has the thorn in his painful defeat in opposition to Hugo Gaston final 12 months and the place he hopes to attain a superb end result to stay primary and break this peculiar tie in weeks as primary along with his trainer Ferrero.