Fernando Alonso's 'reputation' does not have Aston Martin F1 team boss concerned

Aston Martin boss Mike Krack has full faith in Fernando Alonso and is not concerned about the Spaniard's reputation for having tough relationships with team bosses. The Spaniard will be starting for the team in 2023 alongside Lance Stroll. Former teammate Esteban Ocon recently revealed that Fernando Alonso hardly worked with the team at Alpine.
#MikeKrack #AstonMartin #Spania #News #Sports #F1Racing

5 hours ago

2022 in Review: Carlos Alcaraz downs Marin Cilic

Carlos Alcaraz beat Marin Cilic at the Miami Masters in Miami. The 18-year-old reached his first Masters 1000 semi-final and lost to Rafael Nadal. The Spaniard beat Marin in an hour and 35 minutes, serving well and delivering one break in each set. The young gun hit 16 winners and 14 unforced errors.
#CarlosAlcaraz #MiamiMasters #Masters1000 #Miami #News #Sports #Tennis

10 hours ago

Tennis 2022: Alcaraz takes down Djokovic and Nadal in epic feat

Carlos Alcaraz is the youngest male player to finish the year as the World No.1 in the history of the ATP's computerised rankings. The 19-year-old pocketed more than A$15 million this season to edge out Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. The Spaniard also joined compatriot Nadal as the first players from the same country to claim the top two spots at the close of a season in 26 years. Nadal won the Australian Open and French Open in an extraordinary year that saw him become claim the men's record for most grand slam victories of all time with 22.
#Alcaraz #ATP #World #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis

2 days ago

2022 in Review: Rafael Nadal stands alone in 'Club 400'

Rafael Nadal defeated Daniel Evans 7-5, 6-3 in the third round of Indian Wells. The Spaniard reached the fourth round in the desert for the 13th time. Nadal became the first player to achieve 400 Masters 1000 victories. The 21-time Major winner improved to 17-0 in 2022.
#RafaelNadal #Club400 #Spania #IndianWells #News #Sports #Tennis

2 days ago

Carlos Alcaraz Becomes Youngest Year-End No

The 2022 U.S. Open champion Carlos Alcaraz officially became the youngest men’s tennis player in ATP history to finish the season at world No. 1. The 19-year-old is the first player other than Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer or Andy Murray since 2003 to be ranked No.1 at the end of the season. Rafael Nadal sits at No. 2 with his fellow Spaniard Casper Ruud in the top two spots.
#CarlosAlcaraz #ATP #S.Open #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis

2 days ago

Carlos Alcaraz youngest year-end No

Carlos Alcaraz is the youngest year-end No. 1 in the history of the ATP computerized rankings. The 19-year-old joins fellow Spaniard Rafael Nadal as the first players from the same country to claim the top two spots at the close of a season since 1996. The final men’s tennis rankings for 2022 were published Monday.
#CarlosAlcaraz #ATP #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis

2 days ago

Tennis news: Carlos Alcaraz overtakes Novak Djokovic, becomes 5th ATP player to earn $10M prize money in a season

Carlos Alcaraz has overtaken Novak Djokovic as the season's prize money leader with a whopping $10.1 million. The Serb had previously led the table in total earnings this season with $9,934, 582. The young Spaniard surpassed him after getting a bonus pool boost.
#CarlosAlcaraz #ATP #Serb #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis

2 days ago

'Rafael Nadal's abnegation marked me', says former star

Rafael Nadal won the Australian Open at the age of 16 in 2003. The Spaniard reached four Challenger finals by the end of March. The 16-year-old reached the third round of the US Open as one of the youngest players ever. Nadal defeated compatriot Fernando Vicente in the first round to earn his first victory in New York.
#RafaelNadal #AustralianOpen #Spania #NewYork #News #Sports #Tennis

2 days ago

Novak Djokovic earns more than Rafael Nadal but less than Carlos Alcaraz

Carlos Alcaraz, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have been the season's best players. The trio claimed all four Major titles in 2022. The 19-year-old Spaniard is the youngest player on the ATP throne. Carlos became the fifth player with $10,000,000 in a single season after Federer and Nadal.
#NovakDjokovic #ATP #Major #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis

2 days ago

Carlos Alcaraz passes Boris Becker and matches Andy Roddick

Carlos Alcaraz is spending his 13th week as world no.1. The 19-year-old Spaniard won his first Major title at the US Open in New York. Carlos is the 19th player with 13 No.1 weeks on the ATP throne. The Spaniard's next target is Daniil Medvedev, who has 16 weeks.
#CarlosAlcaraz #ATP #Spaniard #Major #NewYork #News #Sports #Tennis

3 days ago

2022 in Review: Rafael Nadal struggles but beats Denis Shapovalov

Rafael Nadal beat Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6 and 6-6 in the Australian Open quarter-final. The Spaniard lost four kilos and looked forward to two days off after leaving the court completely destroyed. Rafa moved into his 36th Major semi-final, the seventh in Melbourne.
#RafaelNadal #AustralianOpen #Spania #Melbourne #News #Sports #Tennis

4 days ago

Nadal retirement news: "2024 seems far away" - Rafael Nadal opens up on his tennis future in ‘most likely’ final visit to Mexico

Rafael Nadal bids farewell to Mexico City where he won his first ATP 500 title in 2005. The Spaniard said it was likely the last time he was playing in the city as the 2023 Acapulco Open was not on his schedule for next year. Nadal thanked the fans for their unconditional support and for treating him like another Mexican. The 22-time Grand Slam champion also hinted at a truncated schedule for 2023 season.
#RafaelNadal #ATP500 #Spania #MexicoCity #News #Sports #Tennis

5 days ago

Is defeating the Best, what it takes for Carlos Alcaraz to stay No

The 19-year-old is the no. 1 player in the world, winning at this year's U.S. Open, but knows he must not get frazzled by all the players and just stick to his game tactics. Alcaraz sustained an abdominal injury at the Paris Masters against Holger Rune. The young Spaniard was in no shape to continue the tour and had to withdraw from the ATP Finals and the Davis Cup due to the injury.
#CarlosAlcaraz #S.Open #ParisMasters #News #Sports #Tennis

5 days ago

John Millman explains why Simona Halep is probably innocent in doping case

Fernando Verdasco was suspended for two months after forgetting to renew his TUE. The ITIA reduced the Spaniard's two-year ban from two years to two months. John Millman reveals he is not really a fan of Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) in sports because he feels it opens the doors for players to take a legal doping. Millman added this is why he feels Simona Halep is innocent - because she could have simply applied for a TUE instead.
#FernandoVerdasco #ITIA #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis

5 days ago

'Nobody knows how it was to be Novak Djokovic', says former ace

Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal in the final of the ATP Finals in Paris. The Serb claimed the title for the first time in seven years at Roland Garros. Nadal lost in the semi-final to Roger Federer in four sets in four other finals. The Spaniard won three Majors and three Masters 1000s in 2010 to regain the title.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serb #Paris #News #Sports #Tennis

5 days ago

Marquez: MotoGP must not become like F1 where car is more important than driver

Six-time MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez speaks exclusively to Autosport. Marquez says he has raised concerns in MotoGP's safety commission that riders are more important than the bikes. The Spaniard likens it to what he sees is now the norm in F1. Honda rider says MotoGP bikes are becoming 'less manual' with all of the latest developments.
#MarcMarquez #Autosport #MotoGP #Spania #News #Sports #F1Racing

6 days ago

Age was a ‘killer’ for de la Rosa’s McLaren F1 2008 seat chances

Nyck de Vries will join the F1 grid full-time in 2023 at the age of 28 with AlphaTauri. Pedro de la Rosa made his F1 debut at 28 with Arrows in 1999, and would go on to enjoy stints with Jaguar, McLaren and Sauber. The Spaniard said he felt he had a serious chance of getting a McLaren seat in 2008 when he was 36.
#NyckdeVries #AlphaTauri #Spania #McLarenF12008 #News #Sports #F1Racing

6 days ago

Nadal news: WATCH: Rafael Nadal receives rousing applause from fans in Mexico before he match against Casper Ruud during Latin American exhibition tour

Rafael Nadal beat Casper Ruud 7-6, 6-4 in the final match of his South American exhibition tour. The ATP World No. 2 and 3 ended a successful tour of South America on Thursday. The Spaniard won the ATP Acapulco Open in Mexico earlier this year, the last of his winning streak of three consecutive titles at the start of the season.
#RafaelNadal #SouthAmerican #Spania #SouthAmerica #News #Sports #Tennis

6 days ago

How Fernando Alonso's Mexico City GP left a lasting impression on Aston Martin : PlanetF1

Fernando Alonso punching the air in anger after his Mexican Grand Prix retirement was a sight to behold for Mike Krack, the Spaniard’s 2023 team boss. Alonso was enraged as he recorded his third retirement in five races at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez. The Spaniard's Alpine A522 lost a cylinder while he was running up in seventh place. Krack sees it as a sign of Alonso's passion and motivation.
#FernandoAlonso #AstonMartin #Mexican #Spania #AutodromoHermanosRodriguez #News #Sports #F1Racing

1 weeks ago

Fernando Alonso: F1 Academy 'is the way to go forward'

Two-time F1 World Champion Fernando Alonso appears impressed with the F1 Academy. The Spaniard said the first step in improving inclusivity in the sport is bettering facilities and equipment for young female racers. Alonso left the sport of F1 as a driver at the end of the 2018 season. The two-time world champion is currently the driver of the Aston Martin Racing team.
#FernandoAlonso #F1Academy #F1World #Spania #News #Sports #F1Racing

1 weeks ago