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Team PH ready for 2019 Mercedes Benz Trophy Asian Finals

 

Marco Mendoza will lead the country’s campaign in the 2019 Mercedes Benz Trophy Asian Finals on August 5 to 10 in Brisbane, Australia.

The Philippines’ representatives to the 2019 Mercedes Benz Trophy Asian Finals
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Mendoza advanced to the tournament after ruling the Mercedes Trophy Golf Invitational earlier this year along with ladies’ champion Aimee Lee.



Skipper Marvin Caparros, Laurence Tan, Simon Heo, Emmanuel Lopez, Franciss Wee, George Barcelon, and Felix Ang are the other members of Team Philippines.

The best Filipino placer in the Asian Finals will earn a berth in the World Finals in Stuttgart, Germany in October.

 

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