Alcaraz, Nadal meet Spain’s King Felipe VI

Nadal And Alcaraz With The King Felipe

Carlos Alcaraz and Rafael Nadal have the fantastic opportunity to meet King Felipe VI. While Nadal is now used to meeting the royals, that was a new experience for Carlos Alcaraz, who just became the new world number 1.

Carlito posted the following message (translated):

“It has been an enormous privilege to be received this morning by His Majesty King Felipe VI at the Palacio de la Zarzuela. Thank you very much for the love!”

Carlos Alcaraz in 2022

Carlos Alcaraz

52 - 10win/loss

Hard
21-4
I Hard
1-1
Clay
27-4
Grass
3-1
19 year old
WLWWWWWWWL
2022 Highlights

Now ranked no.1, the Spaniard played his last match on the 18th of September when he overcame world no.74 Soon-Woo Kwon 6-4 7-6(1) in the Rubber 2 of the Davis Cup (draw).

Until now, during this year Alcaraz has achieved a compiled 52-10 match record. Carlos clinched 5 titles in 2022 in Rio de Janeiro, Miami, Barcelona, Madrid and U.S. Open. The Spaniard was the runner-up in Hamburg and in Umag.

Alcaraz has scheduled to play next in Nur-Sultan (Astana Open). He will begin to play the tournament from the main draw on the 3rd of October. He is also scheduled to play in Nur-Sultan (Astana Open). The main draw will start on the 3rd of October.

Alcaraz
Davis Cup
Alcaraz's Record
 

Rafael Nadal in 2022

Rafael Nadal

38 - 5win/loss

Hard
23-3
Clay
10-2
Grass
5-0
36 year old
LWWWLWWWWW
2022 Highlights

At the moment ranked no.3, Rafael played his last match on the 5th of September when he lost to world no.19 Francis Tiafoe 6-4 4-6 6-4 6-3 in the 4th round of the U.S. Open (draw).

This year Nadal has achieved a compiled 38-5 match record. Nadal has won 4 titles in 2022 in Melbourne, Australian Open, Acapulco and French Open. Nadal reached the final in Indian Wells.

Nadal
U.S. Open
Nadal's Record

Carlos Alcaraz and Rafael Nadal faced off 3 times. Their actual head to head record is 2-1 for Nadal. Previously, the last time they played, Carlos Alcaraz won 6-2 1-6 6-3 in the quarter in Madrid (Mutua Madrid Open) on the 6th of May 2022.

You can watch the highlights in the following video.