Carlos Alcaraz says he’d want to play Roger Federer in a match.

Before Roger Federer hangs up his racquet, the new world No. 1 Carlos Alcaraz wants to meet him. Federer hasn’t played much over the past two and a half years. He turned 41 last month. Federer is anticipated to play again at the Laver Cup later this month.

“I would be excited to play against Federer and triumph against one of the “Big Three” in a Grand Slam. I’ve always believed that to be the best, one must defeat the best “According to Alcaraz, the ATP Tour.

Federer might run into Alcaraz in Basel.

Federer has so far been confirmed for two competitions: Basel and the Laver Cup. Alcaraz will also appear at the Swiss Indoors Basel, which is planned for October 24–30.

There is a chance the 19-year-old will obtain his goal if all goes according to plan and both Alcaraz and Federer compete. Alcaraz is a little bit of tennis history making while Federer is out. Alcaraz is now the youngest No. 1 after this season, which saw him win a Grand Slam and two Masters titles.

1 in the annals of tennis. Alcaraz was questioned about whether or not his game possesses something unique during the same ATP interview. “The same, I respond. Nobody ever gives you anything, in my opinion. The universe doesn’t just appear at your feet when you click your fingers.

You must put effort into things. I believe that the work I’ve been doing with my team for a very long time is the reason why I was able to win a Grand Slam and hold the No. 1 ranking in the world. I had to endure hardship and go through difficult moments to get here, so it hasn’t been a bed of roses.

I’ve worked for it, but I’m not unique, and no one told me I’d be the best “Alcaraz replied. It is uncertain whether Alcaraz will have the opportunity to face Federer in the near future.