Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd., in cooperation with IMG, organizes the world-class women’s golf tournament, “Honda LPGA Thailand 2021”, to lead the elite young professional golfers. More than 70 Thais and foreigners to join the swing competition for a total prize money of 50 million baht and a chance to win a special prize of the Honda Accord Hybrid, HYBRID TECH, valued at 1,799,000 baht with a hole-in-one hole. 16th place at Siam Country Club, Pattaya Old Course, Chonburi By organizing the competition on 6 – 9 May 2021 and to build confidence among all parties This year’s competition is scheduled in a closed stadium format. To reduce the contact between persons under the requirements and supervision of the Center for the Epidemic Disease Situation of Coronavirus 2019 (FEC), Ministry of Tourism and Sports. And the Sports Authority of Thailand With broadcast live throughout the tournament to more than 100 countries around the world. Thai golf fans can watch the broadcast live on PPTV HD Channel 36 or the website www.pptvhd36.com. Or applications PPTVHD36
Miss Winnie Heng, Vice President and Managing Director of IMG Thailand, as the organizer of the competition, revealed that the Honda LPGA Thailand tournament has received feedback from more than 70 world-class golfers. Compete this time With the main goal of organizing the competition We remain committed to being a platform to inspire and love golf for those who are interested. Especially Thai youth In order to push forward into international competition And it is the path to follow your dream to become a professional golfer to compete in world-class tournaments. In addition to this event, it will play an important role in raising the standards of Thailand’s golf industry and helping to promote the overall image of the country’s tourism business when opening up the country in the future. Building confidence for foreigners about the safety of joining golf activities and traveling in Thailand. With SHA hygiene standards to enable Thailand to revitalize the economy to flourish again. “
This year’s competition is scheduled in a closed stadium format. To build the confidence of golfers and those involved in the event. We asked the Sports Authority of Thailand to establish an organization-specific detention facility. Organizational Quarantine – (OQ) for all athletes to enter the competition. According to the requirements of the Center for the Outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (BEC) by submitting a proposal to the Ministry of Tourism and Sports Before being approved for the competition has been completed by the Commission, which helps to build confidence for the young golfers of the world who will come to compete in Thailand. As well as those involved in this work in all sectors to be as safe and smooth as possible. Throughout the event period We will strictly abide by the requirements and recommendations of the Commission for the success of Honda LPGA Thailand 2021.
For this year, Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. has prepared a total prize money of US $ 1.6 million or approximately 50 million baht for the winners, including a special prize of the Honda Accord Hybrid model HYBRID TECH. Worth 1,799,000 baht for the first player who can make a hole-in-one on the 16th hole
As for the list of golfers who will be participating in this year’s tournament, more than 70 people are as outstanding as every year. Which has been accepted to the tournament from women golfers world class Based on the rankings of the LPGA, Amy Yang (Amy Yang), the latest champion of the Honda LPGA Thailand 2019, Danielle Kang, the world’s fifth-hand professional girl, Minjee Lee, the runner-up of the year. 2019 from Australia, Gaby Lopez from Mexico, champion of the Diamond Resort Tournament of Champions in 2020, including popular Thai golfers, “Prome” Eriya Jutanugarn “Promotion” Mori Ya Jutanugarn “Pro Junior” Jasmine Suwannapura “Pro Waen” Porn Anong Phetlum and “Promiao” Pacharee Anantnarikarn and 4 of the 4 preliminary global competition winners are “Pro Patti” or “Pro Meow” Papangkorn Thawatchakit, who achieved his dream by winning the first LPGA Tour title, ANA Inspiration 2021 and, most importantly, the first major in Life Madeleine Saxstrom from Sweden, owner of the championship, Gainbridge LPGA at Bocario Hee Yong Park, a 33-year-old pro golf from South Korea, the owner of the ISPS champion Handa Vi. The Open 2020 Sofia
Popov from Germany, the winner of the Major Women’s British Open 2020, joined by a Thai female golfer. The winners of the Honda LPGA Thailand National Qualifiers were “Pro Proud” Chanettiwan Saen, among which more than 70 athletes included nine invited golfers from the tournament operator. Which are all world famous golfers And one of them is “Pro Chin” Artaya Thitikul, the first hand golfer for the Thai LPGA season 2021.
As for “Pro Meow” Patti-Papangkorn Thawatchanakit, speaking through the Honda LPGA Thailand 2021 Player Forum activity, Meow has already played in Honda LPGA Thailand twice. This year will be the last time. The first to come to play as a pro Was very excited We believe that all golf professionals are ready to duel and let their fans have fun in this tournament. Believe that the competition is organized in a closed field format Although unable to join in cheering on the field Will continue to provide fun for all golf fans And ask the fans to help support us all golfers as well