CYNA Rodriguez and Princess Superal, the two winningest players on the Ladies Philippine Golf Tour, take time out from their Symetra Tour campaign as they banner the field in the ICTSI Pradera Verde Ladies Classic starting on Tuesday in Lubao, Pampanga.
Pauline del Rosario, who has racked up two victories in her rookie year, is also seeing action in the P750,000 54-hole tournament.
Former leg winners Chihiro Ikeda, Fil-Am Cristina Corpus and Sarah Ababa and Korean Euna Koh are eyeing their second win as the tour holds its seventh leg for the season.
Thailand’s Tiranan Yoopan and Sarinee Thithiratanakorn try spoil the locals’ bid at the long but flat layout which hosted the first Southeast Asia vs Philippine Ladies Golf Challenge early this year.
The Country Club teammates Bernice Olivarez-Ilas, Sofia Chabon, Sam Dizon, Laia Barro and Mafy Singson are also vying for honors.
Pradera’s 12-year-old Annika Pineda-Cayabyab looks to take advantage of her local knowledge of the bunker-laden course in the tournament offering a top prize of P150,000, sponsored by ICTSI, organized by Pilipinas Golf Tournaments, Inc. and backed by Custom Clubmakers, BDO, Meralco, Sharp, KZG, PLDT, Champion, Summit Mineral Water and K&G Golf.