Carlos Alcarazwhich this Monday won its debut Wimbledonensured that his tennis, which he defined as dynamic, and his way of being, attracted people, so he always connected very well with the public.
The Murcian tennis player ended his fight between waves and cheers from the public, filling court 1 to see him beat the German Jan-Lennard Struff 4-6, 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (3) and 6-4.
“I think that the way of playing, the way of being influences. Lately, young people want to step up, climb, but there are young people who are more attracted. The way of being that I have attracts people. I also have very much -dynamic tennis, a lot of fun for the people and I think that off the court because of the way I am, it also attracts them ”, Alcaraz said at a press conference after getting his first win on the grass of the season. .
“I really enjoy it. Playing on the grass is so good, it’s something I like. My level on this surface needs to improve, but I’m happy with my level now. I’m not an experienced player at all. grass.It’s harder for me to play a marathon on the grass than on other surfaces because it’s harder to move.Smooth movement isn’t something you get overnight, it’s perseverance and time on the court.It’s just a short period of time grass and I have never been able to play tournaments before Wimbledon. This was my first against the grass this year and it turned out better than I expected. I feel good, but I need to keep improving, ”he added.
The Spaniard connected 30 aces, on, according to him, the best day of his career in service.
“Serving has now become a great weaponIt saved me from a lot of trouble. One of the keys to which I won was the serve. I look forward to getting good from now on in delivery for the following battles. “
In addition, Alcaraz has won, in today’s match, five of his six five-set games. “I have to work hard on my physique and mentality to endure these matches. When the match reaches the fifth set I have an advantage because of my physique and mentality.”
Source: La Verdad