As Tennis prodigy Carlos Alcaraz scripted history on Sunday, July 17 by beating Novak Djokovic in a high-stake Wimbledon 2023 final on Centre Court, master blaster Sachin Tendulkar heaped huge praise for reigning champion,
Taking to Twitter, Sachin Tendulkar said the game was an ‘excellent tennis by both the athletes’ and claimed that the world is ‘witnessing the rise of the next superstar of tennis.’
“What a fantastic final to watch! Excellent tennis by both these athletes! We’re witnessing the rise of the next superstar of tennis. I’ll be following Carlos’ career for the next 10-12 years just like I did with @Rogerfederer,” he tweeted.
Notably, 21-year-old Tennis sensation stunned seven-time champion Novak Djokovic from losing the first set to winning the two next straights and decider. Djokovic clinched first set 6-1, but could not sustain his winning streak as Alcaraz clinched two straight sets 7-6 (6), 6-1.
Although, Serbian bounced back once again by winning the fourth set 3-6, but Spaniard history by shocking the Serb in the final set.
Meanwhile, Top-seeded Carloz Alcaraz rewrite history at the All England Club Spain as he denied World No. 2 Djokovic record-extending 24th Grand Slam with a memorable come-from-behind win in an epic five-set thriller at the iconic Centre Court.