|Date of Birth||1984-08-14|
Order of Merit
Asian Tour Victories
(2) 2010 Mercuries Taiwan Masters, 2013 Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters, Malaysia.
2008 Mercedes-Benz Masters, Singapore, Ranked first on Thailand PGA Tour Order of Merit 2008, Ranked first in All Thailand Challenge Tour Order of Merit 2008.
Pariya claimed his second Asian Tour title at the 2013 Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters, beating close friend and regular roommate Baek Seuk-hyun of Korea on the last day. Broke through in a big way in 2010 by winning his maiden title at the Mercuries Taiwan Masters, beating Bangladeshi Siddikur in a play-off, and registering four other top-10s including third at the Handa Singapore Classic and tied second at the King’s Cup in Thailand. Finished a high 12th place on the Order of Merit to signal his coming of age after a solid amateur record where he went through the college system in the United States. Enjoyed two top-10s in 2014 where he missed only two cuts in 18 appearances. He finished fourth at the Volvik Hildesheim Open in Korea in 2012. In 2009, Pariya finished tied fifth in the Qualifying School in Bangkok to earn his playing card.
He graduated from Purdue University in the United States with a bachelors degree. Holds a pilot licence. Enjoys Thai kickboxing and mixed martial arts which he says has helped in his golf as well.