Meanwhile, 2013 SEA Games Trios Gold medallist, Angkana Netrvseth of Thailand registered a stunning 714 three-game series to leapfrog into the top of the overseas pool as the new leader with 1409. Dayang Khairuniza of Malaysia, who had over taken overnight leader, Nadia Pramanik of Indonesia briefly, settled for second with 1352.
Although Nadia had slipped down to third, she still held her spot for Stage 2 finals. Yanee Saebe of Thailand dropped out to share fouth position with early leader, Sharon Limansantoso of Indonesia with 1328.
National team member, Chan Shuk Han, ex-international Joey Yip and Joan Cheng secured the top three local pool positions and will skip Stage 1 finals. Newly-crowned Kaohsiung Open champion, Wang Ya-Ting of Chinese Taipei headed the mixed pool with 1281 while the cut went up further to 1208 held by Thanchanok Vilailak of Thailand.