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Watch as Guillermo Salatino becomes the first Latin American journalist to be awarded the Ron Bookman Media Excellence Award in the 2017 ATP World Tour Awards presented by Moet & Chandon.

Salatino Wins Ron Bookman Media Excellence Award

Salatino is the first Latin American journalist to earn the award

Argentina’s Guillermo Salatino was named the first Latin American journalist to win the Ron Bookman Media Excellence Award in the 2017 ATP World Tour Awards presented by Moët & Chandon.

“I’m very happy because I never thought the ATP would give me the Ron Bookman Award, because it’s very important,” Salatino said. "The list, too many friends and too many good journalists. I can’t believe it.”

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Salatino has covered tennis for multiple media platforms in Argentina since 1976 and currently works for Fox Sports Argentina.

He has been to more than 130 Grand Slams and 25 Nitto ATP Finals, and was a founding member of the International Tennis Writers Association in 2000.

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