Wimbledon 2023: Alcaraz – Djokovic, live
Good afternoon and welcome to the Wimbledon final! Welcome to the final of the grand slam with the most history in tennis, where a Spaniard has once again been the protagonist 12 years later. This Sunday Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic will jump onto the illustrious center court of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London looking to make history. All eyes on the number one and two in the world who, in addition to fighting for the British tennis crown, they will fight for the top of the ranking ATP.
The Spanish tennis player wants to add an unprecedented grand slam in his showcases. With 20 years it is already the fourth youngestalong with Boris Becker, Björn Borg and Rafael Nadal, to reach the last round of Wimbledon and the third Spaniard to achieve this feat, after Manolo Santana and Rafael Nadal. The Murcian has gone from less to more on his way to this great event, passing over the French Jeremy Chardy and Alexandre müllerfrom Chilean Nicolás jarryby Matteo BerrettiniHolger runes and Daniel Medvedev. Having dropped just two sets in the entire tournament, the young tennis player gave a recital before his last two victims, especially before the third of the lists.
The current champion, for his part, will seek to further expand his legend. He has lifted the golden trophy in the last four editions and there are already seven that have been added to his record. Now Novak Djokovic wants to be the next to achieve the fifth consecutive crownthe eighth overall and for which he would rise to the level of the Wimbledon maestro, Roger Federer. The Serbian also appears in the final having missed only two sets in the entire championship. He got rid of the Argentine Pedro cachinfrom Australian Jordan thompsonof the veteran Wawrinkaof hurkacz, Rublev and Jannik Sinner. You know what it is to fight in a generational battle. Alcaraz may be the next to fall, but the tennis player from El Palmar is not one more, he is the best of his generation.
The grass of London will be the scene of a duel between the two best tennis players on the planet for the first time. Only they have met twicein the semifinals of the Madrid Masters 1000 in 2022 and in Roland Garros this season, both matches on clay. To thecaraz took the first duel and Djokovic the second, after the cramps that Alcaraz suffered, prisoner of the tension of an appointment of such caliber. The Spaniard arrives with more experience, having enjoyed his way on center court and willing to play one-on-one with the favorite for the title. At the end of his semifinal, the Murcian declared: “This is not the time to be scared. I am in the final against Djokovic and I am going for the title”. The Djokovic’s 35 finals In the big ones they weigh a lot, but Carlos Alcaraz is prepared for the assault on the tennis cathedral.