TIEBREAK DECIDER BETWEEN THAILAND AND MALAYSIA AT TOP OF THE GULF REGATTA
Ten 420s from Malaysia and Thailand competed in the Top of the Gulf Regatta hosted at Ocean Marina Yacht Club, Thailand from 30 April to 5 May.
Lots of different teams sprang to the front of the fleet to claim podium finishes across the 11-race series raced in a real mixed bag of light to strong breeze.
The battle for supremacy was a three-way showdown with just 1 point separting the trio after 11 races. Thailand's partnership of Jedtavee Yongyuennarn/ Chakkaphat Wiriyakitti were matched on 27 points by Malaysia's Muhammad Syafie Bin Ali/ Ikrami Hakimin Bin Markham, with the Malaysians having to settle for second after tiebreak. Fellow Malaysians, Muhammad Fauzi Kaman Shah/ Omar Ac Faroue picked up third place just one point behind, with a scorecard of 28.