NEW YORK – Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz claimed his maiden Grand Slam title on the US Open on Sunday and have become the youngest man to ascend to the world primary rating.
The 19-year-old dragged his weary physique to a 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (7/1), 6-3 victory over Norway’s Casper Ruud within the closing.
Alcaraz, the primary teenager to say the highest rating, is the youngest Grand Slam males’s champion since Rafael Nadal on the 2005 French Open after a efficiency which yielded 55 winners and 14 aces.
On a day of landmarks, he’s additionally the youngest champion in New York since Pete Sampras in 1990.
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