Live: Casper Ruud - Carlos Alcaraz Garfia. Men's US Open Match 2022

Comment that the game is played with the roof covered due to the risk of rain in New York.The two players jump to the imposing Arthur Ashe !!! Everything ready for the US Open grand final to start!!One of the great unknowns is to see the physical state with which Carlos Alcaraz will arrive at this appointment. The Murcian is coming off three tough five-set matches against Marin Cilic, Jannick Sinner and Frances Tiafoe. In fact, the quarterfinal duel against Sinner was the second longest match of all time: 5h15m, only behind Stefan Edberg's 5h26m against Michael Chang in 1992.ALCARAZ DOMINATES THE FACE TO FACE. This will be the third meeting between both players and Carlos Alcaraz remains undefeated against Casper Ruud. The player from El Palmar prevailed in Marbella in 2021, on clay and also defeated him in his last duel, in the aforementioned final of the Miami Masters 1000 on hard surface.FIRST GRAND SLAM FINISH FOR CARLOS ALCARAZ. The Murcian tennis player has broken a glass ceiling in this US Open and is contesting his first final in a Grand Slam tournament at Flushing Meadows. It will be the second for Casper Ruud after losing to Nadal this year at Roland Garros.For his part, Casper Ruud has won three tournaments throughout this 2022. He won in Gstaad, Genoa and Buenos Aires, all three on clay. He also played in the Roland Garros final, falling at the hands of Rafa Nadal and the Miami Masters 1000, losing precisely against Carlos Alcaraz.Carlos Alcaraz has won four titles this year. He has been the only one capable of winning in two different Masters 1000 (Madrid and Miami), as well as winning in Rio de Janeiro and the Conde de Godó in Barcelona. If he wins today, he would be the only one capable of lifting five titles this season.ALCARAZ COULD BE THE YOUNGEST TO REACH NUMBER 1 IN THE ATP. As we said, if he won, the Murcian tennis player would be number 1 in the ATP. And, at 19 years and four months, he is the youngest to achieve it in the Open Era, surpassing the record held by Lleyton Hewitt when he achieved it in 2001 at 20 years and nine months.At 19 years and 4 months old, Carlos Alcaraz could become the seventh youngest player to win a Grand Slam in the Open Era. The first was Michael Chang, aged 17 years and three months at the 1989 edition of Roland Garros.SECOND YOUNGEST TO WIN IN NEW YORK. At 19 years, 4 months and 6 days, Carlos Alcaraz has the opportunity to be the second youngest tennis player to win the US Open in the Open Era (since 1969), only surpassed by Pete Sampras in 1990 (19 years and 29 days). .AND FOURTH SPANISH WINNER OF THE US OPEN. Carlos Alcaraz could be the fourth Spanish player to win at the US Open after Manuel Santana (1965), Manuel Orantes (1975) and Rafa Nadal (2010, 2013, 2017 and 2019).SPANISH NINTH WITH A GRAND SLAM. Carlos Alcaraz could win his first Grand Slam title, becoming the ninth Spanish player to do so after Rafa Nadal, Manuel Santana, Sergi Bruguera, Albert Costa, Manuel Orantes, Andrés Gimeno, Juan Carlos Ferrero and Carlos Moyá.This game can also be classified as historic for Casper Ruud. The Norwegian tennis player can become the first player from his country to win a Grand Slam and the first to be number 1 in the ATP.APPOINTMENT WITH HISTORY. The NextGen is already a reality. Just a year ago, the young talent from Murcia surprised us by reaching the quarterfinals of the US Open and now, with five titles in his pocket, including two Masters 1000 tournaments, he has the opportunity to win his first Grand Slam tournament and become the youngest player to reach number 1 in the ATP.Goodnight !!! Welcome to the live broadcast of the 2022 US Open final between Carlos Alcaraz and Casper Ruud. Ready? We start…

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