Emiliano Grillo agreed to one of the quotas on Monday and will participate in the Tokyo Olympic Games, which will take place between July and August, due to his position in the PGA world rankings. The other Latin American golfers who reached their passports for Tokyo 2021 are the Mexican Abraham Ancer (23), the Chilean Joaquín Niemann (31) and the Colombian Sebastián Muñoz (67).
The 28-year-old player from Chaco, occupies the 74th as of today. placement in the international ranks, led by Spanish Jon Rahm, after winning the United States Open (Major) in San Diego last Sunday.
Grillo gathers a percentage of 1,806 points, descending one position in the ranking, in reference to last week.
The native of Resistencia was thus awarded one of the available places by country (number 27), after purging those who had reached the maximum quota.
It will be the second Olympic experience of the Chaco, after having intervened in Rio de Janeiro 2016, where he reached the eighth position and obtained a diploma. RELATED NOTES BOCA Tiembla Russo: the arrival of a luxury reinforcement for Boca was complicated