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Luck turns its back on Rafa Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz in the Wimbledon draw

bad luck for Rafael Nadal in the draw for the Wimbledon draw. The Balearic will debut against the Argentine Francisco Cerundolowhile Carlos Alcaraz will start the tournament against the server Jan-Lennard Struff.

The Spaniard will play for the first time against the Argentine, number 42 in the world, while Alcaraz will face Struff, with whom he lost his only match at Roland Garros 2021.

From the round of 16, Rafa’s table is complicated. In eighths it could be measured at Marin Cilicin quarters with the Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassimewhich took him to five sets at the last Roland Garros, and in the semifinals to Matteo Berrettiniwinner this season at Stuttgart and Queen’s, or to Stefanos Tsitsipas.

For its part, alcaraz has on the way to Oscar Otte in the third rounda Jannik Sinner in eighthsa Novak Djokovicwho will debut against Soonwoo Kwon, in the quarterfinals Casper Ruud or Hubert Hurkacz in the semifinals. Therefore, Alcaraz and Nadal avoid each other until a possible final.

As for the rest of the Spaniards, Pablo Carreno will start against Serbian Dusan Lajovic, Jaume Munar, against Thiago Monteiro, Albert Ramosagainst Casper Ruud, Carlos Taberner, against Reilly Opelka, Ferdinand Verdascoagainst Tommy Paul, and Robert Baptistagainst Attila Balazs.

Also, Pablo Andujar will play against Cameron Norrie, Bernabé Zapata, against Jack Sock, Peter Martinezagainst Alex Molcan, Feliciano Lopezagainst Botic Van De Zandschulp and Roberto Carballes against Jordan Thompson.

One of the most unlucky was Alexander Davidovichwho injured a finger at Eastbourne and will have to make his debut against Pole Hubert Hurkacz, winner in Halle last week and semi-finalist here in 2021.

The ‘coconuts’, Andy Murray and Nick Kyrgios were paired against James Duckworth and Paul Jubb, respectively.

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