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Carlos Alcaraz devastates Pablo Carreño and wins the Count of Godó

The Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz he defeated his compatriot Pablo Carreño (6-3 and 6-2) in the final of the Conde de Godó Trophy, in one hour and five minutes, and took over the throne from Rafa Nadal in the Barcelona open.

Alcaraz, who this Monday will become the ninth player in the world ranking, thus achieved his first title in Barcelona and the fourth of his career, after the one in Umag last year and those in Rio de Janeiro and Miami in 2022.

Pablo Carreno19th in the ATP ranking and semifinalist in 2018 and 2021, could not do anything in the final despite defeating the Argentine in the morning Diego Schwartzmann in the penultimate round (6-3 and 6-4) in one hour and 39 minutes of play. After the rain forced to postpone the Saturday session after 21 minutes of game (2-2), Carreño managed to beat the Argentine.

For his part, Carlos Alcaraz qualified and then won his first final of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell-Conde de Godó Trophy by coming back in the morning against the Australian Alex de Miñaur (6-7, 7-6 and 6-4) in a marathon match that lasted up to three hours and 40 minutes of play.

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