Carlos Alcaraz performed on the exhibition Giorgio Armani Tennis Basic on the Hurlingham Membership on Thursday – will he be match for Wimbledon 2022?
Carlos Alcaraz has not often performed on grass since turning professional in 2018. He can be decided to raised his efficiency this yr at Wimbledon after a second-round exit in 2021 from essentially the most prestigious match in tennis.
Nonetheless, followers had been fearful after Alcaraz had a closely strapped proper elbow throughout his match in opposition to Tiafoe. The 19-year-old Alcaraz has been resting his elbow since his loss to Alexander Zverev within the Roland Garros quarter-final.
There isn’t a doubt that Alcaraz has an extended solution to go earlier than he may attain the lofty requirements that his idol has set, however the begin has been fairly spectacular for the teen.
He has managed to win the Rio Open, the Miami Open, the Barcelona Open, and likewise the Madrid Open. He additionally made it to the semifinals of the Indian Wells Grasp the place he misplaced to Nadal 4-6, 6-4, 3-6.
Within the two Grand Slams which have taken place this yr, Alcaraz has managed to achieve the third spherical within the Australian Open whereas he misplaced within the quarterfinals of the just lately concluded French Open.