Hugo Patino represented the US in the Pan American Championships held in Lima Peru From September 26-29. Facing the best of the Americas he came out on top including a win in the semi-finals against third place finisher Pedro Piedrabuena. Runner-up was Erick Tellez. Hugo had defeated Piedrabuena to take the US National Championship in March this year. Read more about Hugo's multiple wins...
With Hugo's win in the US National Championship and the Pan American Championship he has already received his invitation to play in the World Championship to be held in Bordeaux France November 15-19.
Hugo Patino and Pedro Piedrabuena teamed up to represent the US in the Pan American Team Champioship.
In addition to his performance at the Pan American Championship, one week later Hugo went on to win an International Open event also held in Lima Peru.