Golf: 2014 International Crown – Thailand (5th Place)

The inaugural International Crown on the LPGA Tour took place at the Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills, Md., and is scheduled to occur every even year.  The 2016 edition will be hosted by Rich Harvest Farms outside of Chicago from July 18-24, and in 2018, the event will move to South Korea.

Team (with individual’s world ranking in parentheses as of Mar. 31, 2014, the roster announcement date):
Pornanong Phatlum (30)
Ariya Jutanugarn (34)
Moriya Jutanugarn (80)
Onnarin Sattayabanphot (86)


Day 1 – Four-ball

Spain (Carlota Ciganda and Azahara Muñoz) def. Thailand (Phatlum and Sattayabanphot), 3 and 2
Thailand (A. Jutanugarn and M. Jutanugarn) all square with Spain (Belen Mozo and Beatriz Recari)

Day 2 – Four-ball

Thailand (Phatlum and Sattayabanphot) def. Chinese Taipei (Yani Tseng and Phoebe Yao), 1 up
Thailand (A. Jutanugarn and M. Jutanugarn) def. Chinese Taipei (Candie Kung and Teresa Lu), 3 and 2

Day 3 – Four-ball

United States (Cristie Kerr and Lexi Thompson) def. Thailand (A. Jutanugarn and M. Jutanugarn), 3 and 2
Thailand (Phatlum and Sattayabanphot) def. United States (Paula Creamer and Stacy Lewis), 1 up

Day 4 – Singles

Thailand (Phatlum) defeated South Korea (I.K. Kim), 1 up
Sweden (Pernilla Lindberg) def. Thailand (A. Jutanugarn), 6 and 5
Spain (Mozo) def. Thailand (M. Jutanugarn), 3 and 2
Japan (Mika Miyazato) def. Thailand (Sattayabanphot), 3 and 1

Photos: Team Thailand – 2014 International Crown
all photos by Kwai Chan / Meniscus Magazine