US Open winner Carlos Alcaraz plans a long reign at the top of the global rankings.

Carlos Alcaraz, 19, won his first Grand Slam title at the U.S. Open in New York this month .

Carlos Alcaraz, 19, is already planning to make sure his reign as the world number one qualifies as the youngest player to reach the top of the men's world rankings.When the Spaniard claimed his first Grand Slam title at the U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows this month, he climbed to the top of the ATP rankings.According to Alcaraz, one of my goals is to reach number one (the year) in the world.Now that I've arrived at this point, my goal is to travel as many days, weeks, and months as possible.

Alcaraz and Rafael Nadal, the other Spaniard who won the Australian and French Open titles in 2022, are the only players to have secured their spot in Turin for the ATP Finals.Alcaraz is looking forward to playing in the season-ending tournament on the mens tour between the top eight singles players and the doubles team, and he wants to compete in it.I have several tournaments to go before the ATP Finals, and I'm going to give it my best, said Alcaraz.I have several big tournaments in which I have a target: to qualify for the ATP Finals.

This is the secret for me.To try and forget everything else and enjoy tennis.Novak Djokovic, a 21-time Grand Slam champion, lauded Alcaraz, describing him as a great addition to tennis.On the sidelines of the Laver Cup in London, Djokovic, who missed the U.S. Open because he hadn't been vaccinated against COVID-19, said, I congratulate Alcaraz for winning the U.S. Open.

He's 19 years old and now No.1 in the world.It's just amazing what he has achieved so far, I mean.He is a great asset to our sport, a great athlete to be.