Spanish phenom Carlos Alcaraz has won his first career Grand Slam, defeating Casper Ruud in four sets to claim the 2022 US Open men’s title.
At just 19 years old, Alcaraz is now the No. 1 player in the world after his victory, cementing himself as the guy to beat in tennis.
The final score of the match was 6-4. 2-6, 7-6, 6-3 for Alcaraz.
Carlos Alcaraz wins the U.S. Open!
He’s new the World No. 1 🏆 pic.twitter.com/JDcc0YV0rf
— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) September 11, 2022
Spain’s Carlos Alcaraz won the U.S. Open, his first Grand Slam title. At 19, he becomes the youngest man to be world No. 1.https://t.co/BjGz5RklHR
— The Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) September 11, 2022