Carlos Alcaraz Strives to continue to firmly advance in Roland tentacles. The Morsi tennis player made his tournament debut this Monday, with a 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 victory over the Italian. Flavio Kobuli. It barely took him an hour and 59 minutes to beat his opponent on land Paris Now he’s looking for a third-round pass that keeps bringing him closer into the final rounds of the second great strong hit It’s out of season.
The world number one leads the Roland Garros draw this year, where the great absence is the absence of Rafa Nadal. The tennis player from Manacor announced a few days ago that his career is slowing down due to injuries and that he will not train again until the end of 2023. It is the first time in nearly two decades of the tournament without its 14-time champion and in this edition looking for the heir to the throne.
It’s still early days, but Alcaraz is the biggest contender for the crown Main Parisian. Comes from winning Count Judo and ben the european clay court tour aka what is a raise a Grand Slam After winning the last US Open in 2022. However, the tournament has big names like Novak DjokovicAnd Stefanos tsitsipasAnd Kasper Rod also Daniel Medvedev Who also aspire to leave the tournament with the title of only three tennis players (Djokovic – twice -, Federer And Wawrinka) in the Nadal era.
Against who is playing against Carlos Alcaraz?
The predictions of the tournament according to the ATP rating failed at the first changes and the second opponent of Alcaraz in Paris will not be expected. Australian forecasts set Christopher O’Connell As the potential opponent for Carlos Alcaraz in the second round, but losing in three sets to his opponent in the first round knocked him out of the tournament in the first round.
In this way, the next rival of Carlos Alcaraz at Roland Garros will be the Japanese taro Daniel. The 30-year-old tennis player faces Murcia for the first time in A great strong hit, but not in his career. Both of them already saw their faces two years ago in challenger Oeiras 3in Portugal. The victory fell on the side of the student Juan Carlos Ferrero In a three-set match (2-6, 7-5, 2-6) and ended up winning the Portuguese tournament championship the next day.
Taro Daniel played shy throughout the European Clay Court Tour. At Monte Carlo he succeeded only at first, and fell to his first performances at the Masters in Madrid and Rome. So, it shouldn’t have been the opponent who put Alcaraz into so much trouble in his match in Paris.
Who is Taro Daniel and what position does he occupy in the ATP ranking?
Taro Daniel has been in the ATP circuit for several years. born in New YorkAnd United Stateon January 27, 1993, but of Japanese nationality, has been a professional tennis player since 2010. His track record includes a singles title, achieved in 2018 at the ATP 250 of Istanbul. In his first match at Roland Garros, where he never got past the second round, he beat O’Connell in three sets (0-6, 2-6 and 4-6) in a match that lasted 1 hour and 46 minutes. the total.
[Carlos Alcaraz contra la sombra de Rafa Nadal en la tierra de Roland Garros: la lucha por el trono]
Currently, Taro Daniel is ranked 112th in the world ATP Rankings. His highest position was 64 in the world, which he achieved on August 27, 2018. While in doubles, he also appeared on the leaderboard, with a maximum of 351 on May 27, 2019.
What day is the match?: schedule and where to see Alcaraz – Daniel of Roland Garros 2023
Carlos Alcaraz already knows who he will face in the second round of Roland Garros. An unexpected match against Taro Daniel, through which some important information about their disagreement is known. The world number one could debut this year on the track Philip Chatrier This Wednesday, May 30th, two days after he beat Copoli on Court Two at the Roland Garros complex in Paris.
[Carlos Alcaraz ‘hereda’ en Roland Garros la tradición que Nadal cumplió durante 15 años]
The schedule is yet to be determined and won’t be known until late Tuesday. Let’s remember that in the first round, the match between Alcaraz and Cobolli was scheduled for 3:00 pm, although its start was postponed until after 4:00 pm due to the slow progression of the day.
The Carlos Alcaraz vs Taro Daniel match can be watched on TV in Spain via Eurosport 1, which can be followed from the various platforms it offers such as Movistar +, Vodafone TV, Orange TV, Telecable, R and Euskaltel also Dazen And in his version players Connected. In latin america it can be followed through ESPN or platform star +.
How many titles has Carlos Alcaraz won?
Carlos Alcaraz arrives at Roland Garros with many fronts open. The first of them is to add his second victory in one of the four major tournaments after the US Open 2022. And that will be his first victory at Roland Garros, where Nadal was the king without discussion of the fourteen times he won on Paris soil. Turning 20, Rafa also added his second major (Roland Garros II) at the same age and Carlos had the opportunity to match him during those two weeks.
Despite his young age, Carlos Alcaraz can boast that he has already won 10 titles as a professional: 1 Grand Slam, 4 Masters 1000 (twice Madrid and one Miami And Indian Wells), 3 ATP 500 (twice Gothic and one river) and 2 ATP 250 (Omag And good ambiance). Of those tournaments, seven clay court tournaments and four will be played throughout 2023: Buenos Aires, Indian Wells, Barcelona and Madrid. Now the guy from El Palmar has a chance to narrow his record in the first half of the year by beating Roland Garros.