Good Latin American presence at the Tokyo Paralympic Games with the draw completed. With Gustavo Fernández (flagged in Rio 2016) as a candidate for medal positions, other tennis players will go for glory on the other side of the world.
The winner of five Grand Slam tournaments will have bye in the first round and will debut against the winner of Banjob Suwan, from Thailand, and Francesc Tur, from Spain.
Other Argentines will also say present at the Japanese event. These are the cases of Agustín Ledesma and Ezequiel Casco. The first will debut against the Spanish Martín de la Puente and the second against the Australian Martyn Dunn.
What’s more, Chile wants to dream with Jaime Sepúlveda (vs. Pole Piotr Jaroszewski) and Alexander Cataldo (vs. DSR Dharmasena, from Sri Lanka).
And Brazil will have three representatives: Mauricio Pomme vs. Sang Ho Oh, from South Korea; Daniel Rodrigues vs. Steffans Olsson, from Sweden, and Rafael Medieros vs. Lhaj Boukartacha (Morocco).
Also the doubles will present interesting pairs: Medeiros / Pomme (BRA) vs Berdichevsky / Sasson (ISR), Dunn / Weekes vs Carneiro Silva / Rodrigues (BRA), Fabisiak / Jaroszewski (POL) vs Cataldo / Sepúlveda (CHI), Fernández / Ledesma (ARG) BYE.