Carlos Alcaraz upset Novak Djokovic the day after he beat Rafael Nadal

Tennis superstar Carlos Alcaraz was quite a week old. He turned 19 on Thursday. On Friday, he defeated Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open and thus became the only teenager to ever beat the Spaniard on clay. Then, on Saturday, Alcaraz defeated world number one Novak Djokovic in the semifinals.

Saturday’s match between Alcaraz and Djokovic lasted three and a half hours, and in the end it ended with the victory of the Spaniard 6-7 (5), 7-5, 7-6 (5) over the Serb. The seventh player in the world will face in the final on Sunday or no. 2 Alexander Zverev or with no. 4 Stefanos Tsitsipas.

With his recent two wins, Alcaraz became the first tennis player in history to beat Nadal and Djokovic in consecutive clay court matches.

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