SNATIONAL golfer Nur Durriyah Damian finished out of the medals after a misfiring performance in the final round of the women's individual event at the Kuala Lumpur Sea Games (KL2017) today. Pix by Supian Ahmad

SERI KEMBANGAN: National golfer Nur Durriyah Damian finished out of the medals after a misfiring performance in the final round of the women's individual event at the Kuala Lumpur Sea Games (KL2017) today.

Durriyah carded one-over 72 at the Mines Resort and Golf Club in Seri Kembangan to finish fourth overall on an even-par 213. Fellow national players Ashley Lau (214) and Loy Hee Ying (215) came in fifth and sixth respectively.

Tha teenager Atthaya Thitikul emerged victorious on 14-under 199 with teammate Thitapa Pakdeesettakul (206) taking the silver. Go Lois Kaye Lo of the Philippines completed the podium on 4-under 209.

Durriyah said she is hoping to bounce back in the women's team event.

"I am quite disappointed as I made a lot of mistakes today. I hope to do better in the team event which starts tomorrow," said Durriyah.

Meanwhile, national golfer Ervin Chang finished 11th in the men's competition after firing two-under 69 today.

Thailand's Kosuka Hamamoto took the gold on 10-under 213 with Singapore's Marc Ong and Thailand's Kammalas Namuangruk coming in second and third.

Translated from Berita Harian

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