Patty Tavatanakit Boyfriend Andy Zhang: Relationship Timeline

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The relationship between Patty Tavatanakit and her boyfriend, Andy Zhang, often captures the attention and curiosity of fans and the media alike. 

Their journey as a couple has been the subject of fascination, and here, we’ll take a closer look at their relationship timeline.

On August 06, 2023, Patty Tavatanakit tied at T6 of the FREED GROUP Women’s Scottish Open at Dundonald Links Golf Course.

Patty Tavatanakit Had Her First Win On The LPGA Tour On 2021
Patty Tavatanakit Had Her First Win On The LPGA Tour In 2021 (Source: Instagram)

Paphangkorn “Patty” Tavatanakit, a rising star in the world of golf, is a professional golfer from Thailand.

The Bangkok native has been playing in the LPGA Tour since 2020. Patty is known for her win on the LPGA Tour, the 2021 ANA Inspiration.

Furthermore, she was named the Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year for the LPGA Tour in 2021.

Patty enrolled at the University of California Los Angeles after graduating from Keerapat International School in Bangkok.

Similarly, she played on the varsity golf team of the UCLA Bruins and won seven collegiate tournaments.

Her major accolades include three titles at the Symetra Tour in 2019, besides her LPGA Tour win. 

Patty Tavatanakit Boyfriend: Andy Zhang

Patty’s partner, Andy Zhang, is a talented golfer in his own right. He is a Chinese professional golfer who currently resides in Winter Garden, Florida.

Andy was born on 14 December 1997 in Beijing, China, where he spent most of his childhood. 

Likewise, he showed an early interest in golf at age six and was already working with a coach at age seven.

Patty Tavatanakit's Boyfriend Andy Zhang Is Also A Golfer
Patty Tavatanakit’s Boyfriend Andy Zhang Is Also A Golfer (Source: Instagram)

When he was 10, Andy moved to Bradenton, Florida, in the United States with his mom to pursue golf. He holds the record for being the youngest player to ever participate in the U.S. Open at the age of 14.

Similarly, Andy committed to playing college golf for the University of Florida in early 2015. 

By the time he turned professional in 2018, the Chinese golfer had reached #7 in the World Amateur Golf Ranking.

Andy made the cut twice in the PGA Tour out of the three events he participated in. Also, he represented the International team in the 2018 Arnold Palmer Cup.

In addition, he has won multiple amateur titles, like the 2014 Thunderbird International Junior, the 2016 CB&I – Simplify Boys Championship and the 2018 SEC Championship.

The Relationship Timeline

The exact details of their first encounter remain undisclosed, preserving an air of mystery around their journey’s origins.

Nevertheless, the golfing couple began their relationship in October 2019. Patty and Andy’s initial interactions might have been private.

Their relationship became public knowledge when they began sharing glimpses of their life together on social media.

Patty And Andy Has Been Together Since 2019
Patty And Andy (Source: Instagram)

Patty was the first one to acknowledge their relationship via an Instagram post in 2019 Christmas.

It partially reads, “Santa brought me a good one this year,” with the couple’s photo in pajamas. 

The fire of their new relationship was further kindled during the COVID lockdown as they finally got to spend some time with each other.

Their future posts were often accompanied by sweet captions, expressing their affection for each other.

Patty and Andy’s relationship showcase their support for each other’s endeavors without a doubt.

We could see Andy celebrating Patty’s milestones and Patty cheering on Andy’s successes in the golfing world.

As both of them continue to grow individually and as a couple, fans are likely to witness further milestones and adventures.

Swochandra Shrestha
Swochandra Shrestha

Swochandra Shrestha

Swochandra Shrestha is a passionate writer with a keen eye for uncovering the human stories behind the world of sports. His articles offer readers a refreshing perspective on athletes and sporting events, blending insightful analysis with engaging storytelling that resonates on a personal level.


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