A new season brings fresh faces and the opportunity for the LET rookie members to make a mark in their first year on Tour.

In 2016, it was 18-year-old Aditi Ashok from India who made her name with two wins and a further five top 10 finishes, as well as an impressive performance at the Olympic Games in Rio.

Here are some of the young Asian and American players to watch on tour this year.

Amandeep Drall

Amandeep Drall (above)

Date of Birth: 14/9/1992

Nationality: Indian

Home town: Chandigarh

Influences: Parents

Notable achievements: Finishing T7 at the 2017 Lalla Aicha Tour School Final

Interests: Reading, colouring, drawing

Vani Kapoor

Vani Kapoor (above)

Date of Birth: 6/01/1994

Nationality: Indian

Home town: Delhi

Notable achievements: Won the 2016 Hero Women’s Professional Golf Tour 2016 Order of Merit and was ranked #1 Women Amateur Golfer in India in 2009 and 2011

Saaniya Sharma

Saaniya Sharma (above)

Date of Birth: 26/03/1986

Nationality: Indian

Home town: Chandigarh

Interests: Music, Spirituality

Notable achievements: Finished 5th on the Hero Women’s Professional Golf Tour 2016 Order of Merit

Yan Liu

Yan Liu (above)

Date of Birth: 27/2/1998

Nationality: Chinese

Home town: Shenzhen

Notable achievements: Won the 2017 Asian Pre-Qualifying tournament for Lalla Aicha Tour School at Angkor Golf Resort by 14 strokes. Shot a final round 61 to win 2015 China National Junior Championship, and went on to dominate the amateur golf world reaching #1 ranked amateur in China

Angella Then 

Date of Birth: 8/8/1998

Nationality: American

Home town: Whittier, CA

Favourite Golfer: Arnold Palmer

Favourite Golf Course: Oakmont Country Club

Interests: Swimming, biking, yoga, traveling, trying new foods, shopping

Notable achievements: Finished T34 at the 2017 Lalla Aicha Tour School Final

Andrea Wong

Andrea Wong (above)

Date of Birth: 14/11/1994

Nationality: American

Home town: San Francisco

Sports Team Supported: San Francisco Giants and Golden State Warriors

Interests: Travel, food, fitness

Jenny Lee

Jenny Lee (above)

Date of Birth: 15/11/1989

Nationality: American

Home town: Los Angeles

University: San Jose State University

Influences: Parents, Brother and Gregg Mchatton and Bruce Macleod (both coaches)

Notable achievements: In 2009 won 3 times on the Cactus Tour and won 4 times on the men’s’ Pepsi Tour in 2012. Member of the Symetra Tour from 2010 – 2013

Interests: Love learning about wine and studying the golf swing

Hana Wakimoto

Hana Wakimoto (above)

Date of Birth: 4/10/1997

Nationality: Japanese

Home town: Miyazaki City

Favourite Golfer: Shingo Katayama

Sports Teams Supported: Softbank Hawks (Japanese pro baseball team)

Influences: Father

Interests: Movies, Swimming