1 Apr 2014

Smail posts best finish of NZ golfer

10:50 am on 1 April 2014

The Hamilton golfer David Smail has finished in a share of 13th place at the Indonesian PGA Championship.

Smail shot a four under par 68 in the final round to finish seven shots behind the winner Japan's Michio Matsumara.

The win earns Smail $20,000.

Manawatu's Tim Wilkinson finished in a share of 62nd place at the Texas Open on the US PGA tour.

Compatriot Danny Lee had a share of the lead after the opening round of the tournament but fell away dramatically in the second round.

The former US Amateur champion carded an 11-over par 83 to miss the cut.