Leading contenders are ready to strut their stuff in the Ladies European Thailand Championship 2018 which starts tomorrow at Phoenix Gold Golf & Country Club Pattaya, Chonburi . (From Left)Anne Van Dam, Ana Menendez, Julia Engstrom, Florentyna Parker, Whitney Hillier gathered around the Champion Trophy of ‘Ladies European Thailand Championship 2018” which is held from 21-24 June 2018 at Phoenix Gold Golf & Country Club Pattaya, Chonburi with 300,000Euro prize money and World Ranking points.
Thaivisa told us this week that such would be the preponderance of news and stories surrounding the World Cup, we would have to like it or lump it. Fortunately for Rooster, I happen to love it. Despite living virtually my entire adult life in Thailand I am still a proud Englishman but, like most of my compatriots, I have a bit of fear when it comes to FIFA’s quadrennial fiesta. We are as a nation mostly resigned to inevitable failure and ignominy when it comes to our football team. The well-organized Germans or the flamboyant Brazilians will probably dominate again as those of us who gave
Pattaya – Chonburi, 11 June 2018 : The Ladies European Tour, THAI LPGA, Phoenix Gold Golf & Country Club together with Khon Rak Golf Co.,Ltd. and Wangson Image Co.,Ltd., supported by the Sports Authority of Thailand and National Sports Development Fund, announced that the second edition of the Ladies European Thailand Championship will be held on 21-24 June 2018, at Phoenix Gold Golf & Country Club, Pattaya in Chonburi with the total purse money of 300,000 Euro (appx. 12 million Baht). The inaugural tournament created global headlines when Thai prodigy Atthaya Thitikul became the youngest ever winner on the tour aged 14 years, four months and 19 days, in July
Local racing driver Kane Shepherd was honoured with the overall Rookie Championship and overall vice Championship at the Black Tie Formula 4 SEA awards gala last week. The event, broadcast around Asia, including Thailand through Fox and True Sports, marked the end of the current season for Kane, who also won the overall UAE based Formula Gulf Championship this year. In addition to the championship trophies, Kane was also awarded 10 FIA Super License points and will be taking part in a driver evaluation experience with the Maclaren F1 team at their base in Woking in the UK. Subject to
Foreign movie companies have been making films in Thailand for the best part of a century. One of the first were Universal who arrived in Siam in the 1920s to film Miss Suwanna of Siam that was released in 1923. It was a romance about a young woman with many admirers who had many adventures and mishaps before eventually finding her soul mate. Cynics would doubtless say that the idea spawned millions of copies resulting in the genre known as Thai Soap. Very little remains of the original “Miss Suwanna” material today but we do know that the then king, His Majesty Rama VI, gave his