Spanish tennis is in luck and after the top of the US Open 2021 it has established itself as one of many nice world powers, one thing that it has been for years. A complete of 10 nationwide gamers are among the many 100 finest on the earth and Carlos Alcaraz is the nice protagonist, having improved his ATP rating in 17 positions, rating 38 on the earth, solely behind Rafael Nadal (6), Pablo Carreño ( 16) and Roberto Bautista (18).
The 2 males who’re most affected on this new replace are Alejandro Davidovich (going from 32 to 44 on the earth) and Pablo Andújar (going from 74 to 94), whereas Pedro Martínez has additionally skilled a terrific enchancment, going from place 75 at 59.
As well as, we should spotlight the dangerous information of seeing how Feliciano López leaves the top-100 and his continuity within the streak of appearances in Grand Slam tournaments is known as into query, until he achieves good outcomes between now and the top of the yr that permit him to earn a spot within the ultimate desk of the Australian Open 2022.
Carlos Taberner and Bernabé Zapata are near with the ability to swell the record of Spaniards among the many 100 finest, since they’re 102 and 120 on the earth, respectively.
Rafael Nadal is slowly recovering from his foot harm
Talking with Eurosport following his landmark victory, Daniel Rincon highlighted how vital the affect of Rafael Nadal has been on his progress as an athlete.
The Spaniard asserted that improvement will not be solely about what you do, but in addition whom you encompass your self with. “After all,” Rincon replied when requested if having Rafael Nadal near him had helped. “It’s not solely the issues that they are saying to you, it additionally has rather a lot to do with who tells you and the way they are saying it to you.
Having Rafa so shut, generally even behind me in coaching, is a good affect,” he added. “A part of the development I’ve had in recent times has been due to him and his atmosphere.” Rincon additionally asserted that he’s as pleased and excited to spend time with the 20-time Grand Slam champion in the present day as he was after they first met.
“The primary few instances had been a bit tense, it is true (laughs),” Rincon mentioned. “In the long run, Rafa is somebody who had many instances on tv profitable Roland Garros and profitable different Grand Slams.” Rafael Nadal is slowly recovering from his foot harm.
After dropping within the semi-finals of the French Open 2021, the Spaniard withdrew from Wimbledon, the US Open, and the remainder of the 2021 season. In a current video, the 20-time grand slam champion was seen having some enjoyable with former skilled F1 driver, Nico Rosberg.