Steady Supravee Maintains Firm Grip in Borobudur

Magelang, November 20: Supravee Phatam confidently kept the lead in the US$60,000 Borobudur Classic for the third straight day after carding a three-under-par 69.

The Thai golfer, looking for his first win on the ASEAN PGA Tour, move to 10-under-par for the tournament and a four-shot lead. His compatriot Pijit Petchkasem also carded a 69 at Borobudur Golf Club to move into second position.

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Divine Day for Supravee at Borobudur

Magelang, November 18: Thailand’s Supravee Phatam produced inspirational golf in harmony with his surrounds after firing a seven-under-par 65 on the opening day of the US$60,000 Borobudur Classic.

His performance broke the course record at Borobudur Golf Club, which is a short 20-minute drive from the world’s largest Buddhist temple, Borobudur.

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Wisut Bids for Honours in Borobudur

Borobudur, November 17: Thailand’s Wisut Artjanawat, the ASEAN PGA Tour’s most successful player, tees off as hot favourite tomorrow in the Borobudur Classic.

After a quiet season Wisut, who boasts a record five titles on the Tour, will be looking to get back on winning track in the US$60,000 event at Borobudur Golf Club.

The Borobudur Classic is a welcome new addition to the circuit and will be the eighth leg of the 2014/15 season.

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Tour Bound for Borobudur

October 23: The Borobudur Classic will tee-off next month on the ASEAN PGA Tour at Borobudur International Golf Club, Magelang. The US$60,000 tournament, to be played from November 18 to 21, is a welcome new addition to the circuit and will be the eighth leg of the 2014/15 season. The event has been set up in order to support Magelang golf and tourism. Read More

Playoff Delight for Lim

Port Dickson, Malaysia, October 18: Malaysia’s Lim Eng Seng beat countryman Mohd Sukree Othman at the third hole of a thrilling playoff to win the PGM-ASEAN PGA Port Dickson Championship on Saturday.

The 32-year-old Lim, a prolific winner at amateur level, birdied the 18th for the second time in the playoff to lift his first ASEAN PGA Tour title.

Lim, three shots behind overnight, burst out of the pack with two birdies in the final three holes for a closing 67 to set the clubhouse target of eight-under-par 276 at Port Dickson Golf and Country Club.

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De Silva Holds Third Round Lead

Port Dickson, Malaysia, October 17: Halfway leader Kenneth De Silva of Malaysia kept his nose in front at the PGM-ASEAN PGA Port Dickson Championship on Friday despite shooting a shaky one-under-par 70 in the third round.

The 23 year old leads by a shot from experienced campaigner Mohd Sukree Othman of Malaysia and Thailand’s Ratchapol Jantavara, who is looking for his first top-10 finish of the season on the ASEAN PGA Tour.

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De Silva Leads in Port Dickson

Port Dickson, Malaysia, October 16: Malaysian young gun Kenneth De Silva found himself in the halfway lead at the PGM-ASEAN PGA Port Dickson Championship on Thursday after overnight pacesetter Pipatpong Naewsuk of Thailand dropped three shots in the closing stretch.

De Silva, who came to prominence with victory in the PGM Sarawak Masters in 2012, shot a second-round 68 for a total of six-under-par 136 and a one-stroke advantage over countryman Lim Eng Seng (68) and Thais Pipatpong and Ratchapol Jantavara.

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