Carlos Alcaraz Garfia is a professional tennis player from Spain. He was born on 5th May 2003 in El Palmar, a village and the most populated district in Murcia, Spain. Righty also resides in El Palmar.
Who Is Carlos Alcaraz Parents and Siblings?
Alcaraz’s father’s name is Carlos and his mother’s name is Virginia. And he has three siblings named Alvaro, Sergio and Jaime.
Who Is Carlos Alcaraz Coach? How Tall Is Carlos Alcaraz?
Carlos Alcaraz has been coached by countryman Juan Carlos Ferrero, the former World No.1 and 2003 French Open singles title winner.
In addition, Alcaraz’s height is six feet and one inch(185 cm).
Carlos Alcaraz Junior Career
Alcaraz began playing tennis at the age of four with his father. ITF records say that Spaniard competed in the junior circuit from August 2017 to July 2019. He claimed the title at the 2018 TC Bakkum Dutch Junior Open and 2019 J1 Villena and reached a career-high junior ranking of World No.22 on 6th January 2020.
Carlos Alcaraz ATP Career
Alcaraz turned into a professional in 2018, but he made his ATP main draw debut at the 2020 Rio Open as a wildcard entrant. He won his maiden ATP Tour-level title at the 2021 Croatia Open.
Notably, the Spaniard registered his first-ever Top 10 win after stunning World No. 3 Stefanos Tsitsipas in the five-setter thriller at the 2021 US Open.
Exciting Facts About Carlos Alcaraz
Carlos Alcaraz’s favourite shot, surface, tournament and city on tour: forehand, Clay, French Open, and New York. Moreover, his tennis idol is countryman Rafael Nadal. He was named the ATP Newcomer of the year in 2020 after jumping from No.491 to No.141 in the ATP Ranking board.
Besides, he likes listening to reggaeton music and his favourite actor is Will Smith and his movie is Rocky Balboa.
Carlos Alcaraz Twitter: @alcarazcarlos03
Carlos Alcaraz Instagram: carlitosalcarazz
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