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Carlos Alcaraz Garfia is a rising star in the tennis world, and he already shows his worth to the world by becoming number one in the ATP ranking in 2022.
He is a 20-year-old young Spanish tennis player who, through his performance on the tennis court, shows the world that he may become a new tennis legend like Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, or Rafael Nadal.
Alcaraz became the youngest player to win a grand slam title when he won the US Open at the age of 19 in 2022 by beating Casper Ruud.
Carlos Alcaraz Quick Facts
- Full Name: Carlos Alcaraz Garfia
- Profession: Professional Tennis Player
- Nick Name: Alcaraz
- Date of Birth: 05-05-2003 ( 20 Years)
- Place of Birth: EI Palmar, Murcia, Spain
- Nationality: Spanish
- Height: 1.82 m (6 feet 0 inches)
- Weight: 74 KG ( 163 lbs)
- Father’s Name: Carlos Alcaraz Gonzalez
- Mothers Name: Virginia Garfia Escandon
- Siblings: Sergio Alcaraz Garfia, Jaime Alcaraz Garfia and Alvaro Alcaraz Garfia
- Married: Unmarried
- Girl Friend: Unknown
- Turned Pro: 2018
- Plays: Right Handed ( Two-handed backhand)
- Single Titles: 12
- Prize Money: $ 21,336,567 USD
- Coach: Juan Carlos Ferrero
- Men’s Singles ATP Rank: No.2 (April 2023)
- Highest Men’s Singles ATP Rank: 1 ( First Achieved November 2022)
- Men’s Doubles Rank: No. 553
Carlos Alcaraz Eearly Life
Carlos Alcaraz Garafia (Alcaraz’s full name) was born in El Palmar, Spain, on May 5, 2003. At the age of four, he started playing tennis under the guidance of his father, who is also a former Spanish tennis player.
Alcaraz started playing tennis at the Real Sociedad Club de Campo de Murcia, where his father was a director. At the age of twelve, Calsos Alcaraz joined the Equelite JC Ferrero Sports Academy of his current coach, Juan Carlos Ferrero.
Carlos Alcaraz Career
Alcaraz turned pro as a teenager. After playing Futures and Challengers, he made his debut on the ATP Tour, at the age of only 16 years, at the Rio Open on a wild card entry in February 2020. A year later, he would continue to show his potential in the tennis world.
At the age of seventeen, Alcaraz made it to the main draw of the Australian Open tennis tournament. He was then the youngest participant in the men’s singles event.
His debut was victorious, though he couldn’t make it past the second round. The Spaniard also made an impression at home, becoming the youngest match-winner in Madrid Open history.
Carlos Alcazar Achievements
Alcaraz Garafia turned pro in 2018 and won his first title of the 2021 Open de Oeiras III, a challenger tournament, at the age of 18, becoming the youngest player to enter the ATP top 100 rankings.
Alcaraz won his first ATP title by winning the Croatia Open Palva Laguna in Umag. By winning this tournament, he became the youngest Spanish champion on the tour since 2008. In the 2021 US Open, he reached the quarterfinals and became the youngest player to achieve this milestone.
2022 is a memorable year for Alcaraze, as he won the ATP Master 500 title in Rio de Janeiro and the ATP Master 1000 Miami Open, becoming the youngest player to win these titles.
Alcaraz extended his winning streak at the Barcelona Open before making history at the Madrid Open. Alcaraz stunned the tennis world by defeating Nadal and Djokovic on consecutive days, becoming the youngest player to do so. He won the Madrid Open 2022 by defeating German tennis player Alexander Zverev in the final.
In 2023, he won the Argentina Open in Buenos Aires by defeating Cameron Norrie and becoming the first teenager to win this event. He also won the Rio Open 2023 and successfully defended his previous year’s title.
Carlos Alcaraze Grand slam
Carlos Alcaraz US Open
Alcaraz won his first grand slam title in 2022 when he clinched the US Open title by defeating Ruud in the final and becoming the youngest grand slam winner in 17 years after Rafael Nadal.
Carlos Alcaraz Wimbledon
Alcaraz’s biggest achievement in Wimbledon so far is that he wins the Wimbledon 2023 title. He is the current champion of Wimbledon.
Carlos Alcaraz Australian Open
Alcaraz reached 3rd round of the 2022 Australian Open so far.
2021 Umage ( ATP 250 – Croatia Open)
2022 Rio ( ATP 500 – Rio Open)
2022 Miami Open ( ATP 1000 Masters, Miami)
2022 Barcelona ( ATP 500 – Barcelona Open)
2022 Madrid Open ( ATP Masters 1000, Madrid)
2022 US Open ( Grand Slam)
2023 Buenos Aires ( ATP 250 – Argentina Open)
2023 Rio ( ATP 500 – Rio Open)
2023 Indian Wells ( ATP Master 1000 – BNP Paribas Open)
2023 Wimbledon Championship
Carlos is an active person on different social media sites, following are his social media handle links:
- Twitter: @carlosalcaraz
- Facebook: Carlos Alcaraz
- Instagram: @carlitosalcarazz
Carlos Alcaraz age
Carlos Alcaraz is 20 years old. He was born on May 5, 2003, in EI Palmar, Murcia, Spain. He is to date, the youngest player to achieve the No. 1 ATP ranking at the age of 19 years and 4 months. Carlos Alcaraz âge wise is youngest rising champion.
Carlos Alcaraz Family
Carlos Alcaraz parents are also the main source of inspiration on the tennis court. Alcraze’s father, a former Spanish tennis player, is Carlos Alcaraz Gonzalez, and his mother’s name is Virginia Garfia Escandon. Alcraz’s other brother’s names are Sergio Alcaraz Garfia, Jaime Alcaraz Garfia, and Alvaro Alcaraz Garfia.
Carlos Alcaraz Girlfriend
Currently, we don’t have any knowledge of Carlos Alcaraz girlfriend.
Carlos Alcaraz net worth
Alcaraz net worth is USD $ 14,267,635 and it will increase in future
Carlos Alcaraz height
Carlos Alcaraz height is 1.83m or 6 feet. He is a tall player with the right-hand playing style.
Carlos Alcaraz proved himself in the professional tennis world. He broke many records in his early career in tennis. He achieved the ATP No. 1 ranking at the age of 19, something that so many players only dream of. He received praise from tennis legends like Ray Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Roger Federer. If Carlos maintains his fitness and game plan for the coming year, he definitely has a chance to become the new legend in tennis history in the years to come.
Frequently Asked Question
Who is Carlos Alcaraz?
Alcaraz is a Spanish tennis player. He is the youngest player to win an ATP 500 title at the age of 18 years. He is also the youngest player to win the Miami and Madrid Opens. Alcaraz is also the youngest player to become ATP World No. 1 at the age of 19 years.
When did Carlos Alcaraz turn pro?
Alcaraz turn pro in 2018 in the age of 15 years.
What is Carlos Alcaraz Ranking?
Alcaraz achieved his highest ATP Ranking in November 2022, when he becomes ATP world No 1. Currently, he is No 2 in ATP Men’s Single ranking.
What is Alcaraz Net worth?
Alcaraze net worth is USD $ 14,267,635. It will increase in years to come.
What is Carlos Alcaraz Age?
Alcaraz was born in 5th May 2003, now his age is 20 years.