TheJakartaPost

Please Update your browser

Your browser is out of date, and may not be compatible with our website. A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below.
Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

Jakarta Post

Thai Saksansin victorious at Indonesian Masters

  • Dicky Christanto

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Mon, October 10 2016   /  08:55 am

Indonesian style: Poom Saksansin (left) of Thailand receives a trophy from Vice President Jusuf Kalla after winning the BNI Indonesian Masters presented by Zurich golf tournament at Royale Jakarta Golf Club in East Jakarta on Sunday.(JP/Donny Fernando)Poom Saksansin of Thailand put up a smashing performance in the final round of the BNI Indonesian Masters presented by Zurich golf tournament, closing the annual event with an easy five-under-par 67 to win his first Asian Tour title on Sunday.

The 23-year-old held a two-shot lead at the start of the day and stayed ahead of the chasing pack by shooting six birdies against one bogey to finish on 18-under-par 270 at the Royale Jakarta Golf Club in East Jakarta.

Thai teenagers Phachara Khongwatmai ( 68 ) and Suradit Yongcharoenchai ( 68 ), both aged 17 years old, and Japanese Masahiro Kawamura ( 70 ) settled for tied second place....