Carlos Alcaraz has shared glowing terms about the mental prowess of Rafael Nadal, revealing that his never-say-die attitude serves as an inspiration for many.
The Rising tennis star also revealed that Nadal is his ‘idol’ due to the unrelenting focus he brings to the court every single time.
Carlos Alcaraz, who recently qualified for his first ever Grand Slam (Australian Open) has been touted as the next big thing in tennis with many pundits labeling him as the next Rafael Nadal.
Speaking in an interview, Alcaraz admitted Nadal’s refusal to give up makes him someone who can be looked up to across all spheres.
Rafa is my idol, Alcaraz said. “His hunger, his attitude. It doesn’t matter if he plays a first match or a final, his level of concentration is the same. He wants to win every match.
His mentality is an example for anyone, a tennis player or any person,” he added.Advertisement
He motivates everyone because he never surrenders. Everyone wants to be the best, no matter if you’re an athlete, a football player, a doctor, a journalist everyone has an objective in life.