Home favourite Thanyakon Khrongpha continued his strong form by upstaging the headline Ryder Cup acts to grab a share of the first round lead at the Asian Tour`s $1 million Thailand Golf Championship on Thursday.
Triple major winner Padraig Harrington overcame an early final round wobble and a brave charge from Thailand`s Thanyakon Khrongpha to win the Asian Tour`s Indonesia Open by two shots following a dramatic final hole on Sunday.
Ireland`s Padraig Harrington put himself in a strong position to end his four-year victory drought by opening up a five-shot lead with 23 holes of the Indonesia Open remaining after Saturday`s third round was cut short by poor weather.
Three-time Major winner Padraig Harrington considers his loss to Jeev Milkha Singh four years ago in Barclays Singapore Open as one of the most bitter losses but he still can`t stop praising the Indian, whom he describes as one of the `nicest guys` in golf.
Ireland`s Padraig Harrington set a course record with a career-low 10-under-par 61 to grab a three-shot lead after the first round of the Transitions Championship on Thursday, sending a signal that his slump could be behind him.