Carlos Alcaraz is a Spanish professional tennis player with a career-high singles ranking of No.4, which he achieved in August 2022. He has five ATP singles career as of mid-2022 and he and he has made it to the quarterfinals of both the US Open and the French Open.
Carlos Alcaraz Garfia was born on May 5, 2003 in El Palmar, Murcia in Spain. He continues to live in Spain in Villena. He stands 183 cm tall and his weight was last listed at 74 kg. Alcaraz is a right-handed player with a two-handed backhand. His father was tennis academy director at the Real Sociedad Club de Campo de Murcia. He also attended the JC Ferrero Sport Academy.
Alcaraz turned pro in 2018 and is coached by Juan Carlos Ferrero. Throughout his career, he has earned $6,519,045 in prize money.
Alcaraz debuted in the ATP in 2020 at the Rio Open. He made his Grand Slam main draw debut in 2021 at the Australian Open. Later, he was in the third round of the French Open. At the end of the year, he was in the quarterfinals of the US Open. The following year, he was in the quarters at Roland Garros, the third round of the Aussie Open, and the fourth round of Wimbledon.
Alcaraz has reached two ATP Masters 1000 finals in 2022. He won the Miami Open title, beating Casper Ruud. Later, he won the Madrid Open, beating Alexander Zverev. This year, he rose to his career-high singles rank of No.4, reach in August 2022.
- Highest Singles Ranking: 4 (August1, 2022)
- Current Singles Ranking: 4 (August22, 2022)
Best Grand Slam Singles Performances
- Australian Open - 3R (2022)
- French Open - QF (2022)
- Wimbledon - 4R (2022)
- US Open - QF (2021)
- Highest Doubles Ranking: 519 (May 9,2022)
- Current Doubles Ranking: 537 (August22, 2022)