#MondayRewind: 5 things we learned at #ThailandClassic

Mon 14 Mar 2016

#MondayRewind: 5 things we learned at #ThailandClassic

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Scott Hend of Australia Scott Hend of Australia
Sentosa, March 14: It was another week to remember at the True Thailand Classic presented by Chang which was won by Australian Scott Hend on Sunday. Here are five things to take away from the action-packed week at the Black Mountain Golf Club in Hua Hin.
[dropcap style="default, circle, box, book"]1[/dropcap] Scott Hend claimed his eighth Asian Tour victory and second European Tour title at the True Thailand Classic presented by Chang, a week after finishing on the bottom of the leaderboard at the WGC-Cadillac Champiionship.
[dropcap style="default, circle, box, book"]2[/dropcap] Hend, who finished second last year, had swap back to his old driver where he took full advantage of his length on the par 72, 7,492-yard Black Mountain course.
Piya Swangarunporn of Thailand Piya Swangarunporn of Thailand
[dropcap style="default, circle, box, book"]3[/dropcap] Thailand’s Piya Swangarunporn, who broke the course record with a final round 63, claimed his best ever result on the Asian Tour with his second-place finish. He previously finished tied-third at the Black Mountain Masters in 2010.
[dropcap style="default, circle, box, book"]4[/dropcap] Piya, who received his career’s biggest pay cheque of US$194,990 on Sunday, is also known as Mr. Cool amongst the local media.
[dropcap style="default, circle, box, book"]5[/dropcap] Two-time Order of Merit winner Jeev Milkha Singh secured his first top-10 result on the Asian Tour since 2011 and on the European Tour since 2013 after finishing tied-seventh at the Black Mountain Golf club.
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