Inaugural champion Parinda Phokan joined fellow players in a photocall for the Bt2.5 million “SAT-TWT Open” Road to World Ranking which tees off today at the Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club in Pattaya.
The 24-year-old player from Khon Kaen along with Thai WPGA members Nantjikarn Raksachat, Nemittra Juntanaket, Wad Phaewchimplee and Chommapat Pongthanarak participated in the photo shoot at the Pullman Pattaya Hotel G. The photocall was conducted with the aim to promote the tourism at the beach city with Pullman Pattaya Hotel G General Manager Mr. Simon Angove providing warm hospitality throughout the session.
Thai Women’s Professional Golf Association organizes the “SAT-TWT Open” Road to World Ranking, the third of the 10 events for the 2021-2022 season. The current SAT-TWT Open Road to World Ranking, the first of all eight circuits in 2022, is taking place at the par 72 6,328 yard Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club in Pattaya between June 22-24. It is competed in a three-day stroke-play format with a total of 54 holes (18 holes each day). The field acceptance will not exceed 132 players with only top 60 and ties, after 36 holes, proceeding to the final round. The winner will receive the top prize money of Bt367,500. However, any player who hit over 88 (or 16 over par) in each round will be automatically disqualified.
The SAT-TWT Open Road to World Ranking is sponsored by the Sports Authority of Thailand, National Sports Development Fund, Siam Commercial Bank, P Overseas Steal (Public Company Limited), Golf Pride and Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club in Pattaya. Fans can catch up with news updates on ThaiWPGA Facebook Fanpage or at www.thaiwpga.com. Live streaming of the final round can be followed on ThaiWPGA Facebook, Golfreality, and Golfdigg from 8am onwards.
About Thai WPGA
The Thai Women’s Professional Golf Association has been established with the objective to support and promote Thai women’s golf activities. The association aims at organizing local tour with world ranking points in the near future which will pave the way for Thai golfers to the international arena. In addition, Thai women’s golfers can use the tour to develop their skills to meet the universal standard. Moreover, medium-proficiency level players can gain experience from Challenger tours which can help produce new generation players and at the same time develop golf human resources and systematic golf organization locally.