Sports World: Poh second second in Port Dickson event

Poh second second in Port Dickson event

PORT DICKSON • Singapore golfer Johnson Poh finished joint second at the PGM Port Dickson Championship yesterday.

Poh closed with a four-under 67 and 271 total alongside Jakraphan Premsirigorn (65) at the Port Dickson Golf and Country Club.

Fellow Thai Panuwat Muenlek shot 65 for a winning score of 270 at the RM$200,000 (S$67,450) Asian Development Tour event.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on May 29, 2016, with the headline 'Sports World: Poh second second in Port Dickson event'. Print Edition | Subscribe