Pedro Pichardo is the best ranked Portuguese in the new world ranking of athletics, occupying the 33rd place of the table. In terms of event, the Benfica athlete is the 2nd place in the triple jump.
Apart from Pichardo, Marta Pen also enters the world ranking no ranking, occupying the 273rd place. In the 1500 meter, the athlete from the Reds sits 19th.
In the other events, a special mention for the benfiquistas Tsanko Arnaudov (26th the shot put), Francisco Belo (28th in shot put and 84th in the discus throw), Diogo Ferreira (27th in the pole vault), Ivo Tavares (77th in the long jump), António Vital e Silva (39th in the hammer throw), Pedro Isidro (77th in the 50k race walking), Lecabela Quaresma (54th long jump, 29th in the combined events) and Mara Ribeiro (66th in 20k race walking ).
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