Monday, May 15, 2017
Havana.- Osleni Guerrero, Cuba's best badminton player, moved up 54 places, to the 142nd position, in the world ranking of that sport.
The latest update of the world ranking places Guerrero in that position with 12,380 points.
He ranks fourth in the Americas, only preceded by Brazilian player Ygor Coelho de Oliveira (in the 47th place) and Bjorn Seguin (108th) and Howard Shu (132nd), both from the United States.
Coelho defeated Guerrero in the gold-medal game at the Pan-American Badminton Tournament, so he added 5,000 points to his score.
Meanwhile, Guerrero finished second and added 4,250 points to move up in the world ranking.