Olympia de Oro 2020 for Diego Schwartzman

Particular award for Diego Schwartzman. The tennis player was awarded the 2020 Gold Olympia, the highest award in Argentine sport.

In a private award (without the 2020 Silver Olympics) the Peke He prevailed against the other candidates of the season: Carlos Tevez, Facundo Campazzo, Nadia Podoroska and Nicolás Sánchez.

The Argentine won the award for the season in which he finished in the Top 10 at the ATP level and reached, by case, the semi-finals of Roland Garros and the final of the Masters 1000 in Rome.

It should be noted that earlier Horacio Zeballos won the 2021 Silver Olympia. The Argentine doubles player He was awarded the Olimpia de Plata for the best tennis player of the season.

The traditional sports awards in Argentina had their candidates in tennis but it was not a shortlist but there were five nominees. The man from Mar del Plata won the award to Nadia Podoroska, Diego Schwartzman, Juan Manuel Cerúndolo and Sebastián Báez. Without awards during 2020, it should be remembered that Schwartzman himself was awarded the Olimpia de Plata in 2019 as the most outstanding Argentine tennis player of that season.

Throughout history, Norma Baylon (1962), Guillermo Vilas (1974, 1975, 1977), Gabriela Sabatini (1987, 1988), David Nalbandian (2005) and Juan Martín Del Potro (2009 and 2016) had been the tennis players awarded with the Olimpia de Oro, reserved for the best Argentine athlete of the year.