Jakarta, December 22. The second day of the 2023 SIMONEAPAC Cup was marked by the greatness of Atthaya Thitikul (THA). The former world no. got 5 Biride, and until the end of the second day, he got 7 underpar points, or 65 strokes, so the total points until the second day were 11 underpar. Atthaya played with his compatriots from Thailand, namely Jaravee Boonchant (Thailand 2 team), Budsabakorn Sukapan (Thailand 4 team), and Phannarai Meesim-Us (Thailand 4 team), which made Athhaya feel comfortable.
“After I became a professional, almost all year round I continued to participate in tournaments and LPGA all over the world, so gathering with them reminded me of the past when I fought together with friends from Thailand,” said Attaya.
In second place is Daeyon Lee, with a total of 6 under par. Today Daeyon managed to get 2 under par from 4 birdies and 2 boogies, which means Daeyon still has a chance to catch up with Atthaya on the last day tomorrow. Meanwhile, in third place was Eila Galitsky, who managed to get a total of five underpars from two days of the tournament. Eila started the second day with a boogie on the first hole and closed the match with a boogie on the last hole, but with 5 birdies and 2 boogies, it was enough to make Eila’s position move up the rankings. three.
“I played well today; the putting was also good, but there was a little direction to hit faster, but it didn’t go according to plan. Tomorrow I won’t do it again, and for tomorrow I didn’t prepare any plans, just enjoying the match, but I’m very happy to be in the leaderboard competition. Eila said.
For the team leaderboard itself, the Thailand 2 team consisting of Atthaya and Boonchant is still ahead with a combined point of 10 under par, followed by the team from Korea, namely the Korea 3 team consisting of Dayeon Lee and Soyoung Lee with 6 under par.