2021 Tokyo Olympian Tracker - Yuka Saso | Philstar.com

Team Philippines Athlete Tracker at the 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympics


Yuka Saso


Impressive Olympics stint moves Saso to No. 8 in World Rankings

As of Monday, a day after hostilities in the Tokyo Olympics wrapped up, Saso is already ranked 8th in the world.

World No. 1 Korda rules Olympic golf; Saso ends up joint-9th

The 23-year-old took the top spot in a tight competition that was also affected by the weather with home bet Mone Inami and New Zealand's Lydia Ko, with only a one-shot lead after the four rounds.

Saso finishes with 65 in 4th round, hangs by a thread for Olympic podium

Fully banishing her uncharacteristic 3-over par performance in the opening round, Saso sizzled in the final day of golf hostilities.

Saso rises, Pagdanganan continues slide in 3rd round of Olympic golf

Brushing off her first round struggles, Saso sizzled with a 4-under par performance to leap into the 20th spot where she's tied with four other golfers.

Pagdanganan, Saso slide further behind in Olympic golf

The rally hoped for from the Filipina golfers didn’t come but a continued struggle in sweltering heat that left them further behind after 36 holes of the Olympic women’s golf competition Thursday.
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