Sometimes we forget that Carlos Alcaraz is only 18. He plays tennis as though he had been playing on the men’s tour for a decade. To remind us all he is very young, Alcaraz shared the news that he had passed the driver’s license test and is ready to hit the road.
Alcaraz’s best grand slam result so far has been reaching the quarterfinals at the 2021 US Open. He also won the Next Gen ATP Finals in 2021. He finished 2021 ranked world number 32 and was ranked the highest-ranking teenager on the ATP tour.
Tennis experts and fans him to achieve much more. He is often compared to compatriot Rafael Nadal though Carlos Alcaraz has said that he doesn’t like those comparisons.
Alcaraz has also bulked up physically in recent months. The strong physique should help him stay away from injuries and improve his endurance on the court.