Carlos Alcaraz will retain his world no.1 status over Novak Djokovic on Monday. Carlitos will face the Serbian sensation in the final in Cincinnati. According to the live rankings, even if Carlitos loses he will stay no.1. As of now, Carlitos has 9815 live points while Djokovic has 9395 points and if he wins he will have “only” 9795 points. These are the latest live rankings.
Alcaraz in Cincinnati, ranking, and results in 2023
Now ranked no.1, Alcaraz has managed to achieve an overall 53-5 record in 2023. Carlos is playing in Cincinnati where he managed to beat the world no.55 Jordan Thompson 7-5 4-6 6-3, the world no.13 Tommy Paul 7-66 6-70 6-3, the world no.70 Max Purcell 4-6 6-3 6-4 and the world no.20 Hubert Hurkacz 2-6 7-64 6-3.
Carlos clinched 6 titles in 2023 in Buenos Aires, Indian Wells, Barcelona, Madrid, London and Wimbledon. The Spaniard got to the final in Rio de Janeiro (Rio Open).
Alcaraz won 12 titles in his career: 3 on hard courts, 7 on clay courts and 2 on grass courts. (See the list of his titles)
Alcaraz will compete next at the U.S. Open (U.S. Open). He will start the tournament from the main draw that will commence on the 28th of August.
Djokovic in Cincinnati, ranking, and results in 2023
Ranked world no.2, Djokovic achieved an overall 37-5 record in 2023. Novak is now playing in Cincinnati where he conquered the world no.23 Alejandro Davidovich Fokina 6-4 ret., the world no.211 Gael Monfils 6-3 6-2, the world no.9 Taylor Fritz 6-0 6-4 and the world no.17 Alexander Zverev 7-65 7-5.
Djokovic has won 3 titles in 2023 in Adelaide, Australian Open and French Open. Djokovic was the finalist in Wimbledon.
Djokovic won 94 titles in his career: 50 on hard courts, 19 on clay courts, 17 on indoor courts and 8 on grass courts. (See the list of his titles)
Djokovic will play next at the U.S. Open (U.S. Open). He will begin to play the tournament from the main draw that will commence on the 28th of August.
Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic squared off 3 times. Their record is 2-1 for Alcaraz. Previously, the last time they locked horns, Carlos Alcaraz won 1-6 7-6(6) 6-1 3-6 6-4 in the final in London (Wimbledon) on the 16th of July 2023.
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