‘If I want to win one of these tournaments, I have to beat him,’ Frances Tiafoe on losing to Carlos Alcaraz at the 2022 US Open and 2024 Wimbledon

It has been a ‘so close yet so far’ story for Frances Tiafoe against Carlos Alcaraz in Grand Slams. The American was on the brink of a major upset at Wimbledon on Friday, but eventually succumbed to Alcaraz in five sets 5-7, 6-2, 4-6, 7-6(2), 6-2.

Despite the defeat, tennis fans around the world applauded Tiafoe for his amazing display throughout his match. However, the American was in no mood to take the commiserations as he feels that it was a missed opportunity. He talked about his frustration in the post-match press conference.