Carlos Alcaraz US Open champion: wins his first Slam and is already No. 1 in the world
Carlos Alcaraz enters history. At 19 years old, New York has seen the double coronation of the Murcian tennis player: winning the US Open, his first major and becoming the youngest world number 1 in tennis.
In the first set of the US Open final, Alcaraz won 6-4 in 49 minutes of play. The Murcian is showing very solid tennis at the start of the match.
Ruud broke away from Alcaraz in the second set, breaking his serve twice, and managed to level the match after winning 6-2.
Alcaraz managed to win the third set in the tie break, where Ruud couldn't take the pressure and lost 7-1 in sudden death.
In the fourth set, the Murcian managed to impose his game and won 6-3 to enter tennis history by winning his first grand slam at the age of 19 and becoming the youngest number 1 in world tennis in history. .