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TORU TANIGUCHI

Player Data
  • Eligibility Code: 11
  • Birthplace: Nara, Japan
  • Residence: Nara, Japan
  • Birthdate: February 10, 1968
  • Age: 37
  • Turned Pro: 1992
  • College: Doshisha University
Player Notes

1994 Japan PGA Tour Summary: Tournaments entered - 33; in money - 16; Top-10 finishes - 1; scoring average -74.26 (ranked 112th); money 7,955,928 or $61,897 (ranked 109th); best finish T9th, Mitsubishi Gallant

Career Victories

Japan PGA Tour
9 - 1998 Mitsubishi Galant, 2000 Acom International, Phillip Morris Championship, 2002 Token Corporation Cup, Tamanoi Yomiuri Open, Acom International, Georgia Tokai Classic, 2004 Japan Open & Bridgestone Open.

Career Summary

1996 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; in money - 18; Top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average - 71.26 (ranked 28th); money 17,651,200 or $137,326 (ranked 67th); best finish T3rd, Mizuno Open

1997 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 16; Top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average - 71.19 (ranked 32nd); money 20,558,070 or $159,942 (ranked 59th); best finish 3rd Gene Sarazen Jun Classic and T3rd Tokai Classic.

1998 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; in money - 20; Top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average - 71.33 (ranked 37th); money 49,515,691 or $385,232 (ranked 18th); winner Mitsubishi Gallant.

1999 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; in money - 23; Top-10 finishes - 10; scoring average - 70.60 (ranked 12th); money 69,837,799 or $543,338 (ranked 11th); best finish 2nd, PGA Match Play Championship, Aiful Cup and Token Corporation Cup.

2000 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; in money - 25; Top-10 finishes - 14; scoring average - 69.77 (ranked 2nd); money 175,829,742 or $1,367,955 (ranked 2nd); winner Acom International and Phillip Morris Championship

2001 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 18; Top-10 finishes - 10; scoring average - 70.16 (ranked 4th); money 111,686,284 or $868,919 (ranked 5th); best finish T2nd, Acom International and Philip Morris Championship

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 9; rounds played - 22 ; in money - 4; top-10 finishes - 2; money $587,913 (ranked 90th-unofficial); best finish 3rd at the Accenture Match Play Championship, .

2002 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 20; in money - 19; Top-10 finishes - 14; scoring average - 69.24 (ranked 1st); money 145,440,341 or $1,238,715 (ranked 1st); winner Token Corporation Cup, Tamanoi Yomiuri Open, Acom International, Georgia Tokai Classic.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 8; rounds played - 20 ; in money - 4; top-10 finishes - 1; money $198,273 (ranked 175th - unofficial); best finish 5th at the Nissan Open.

2003 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 18; in money - 16; Top-10 finishes - 5; scoring average - 70.79 (ranked 12th); money 34,483,800 (ranked 34th); best finish, T4th, Japan Open. Played in four PGA Tour events missing the cut in all of them.

2004 Japan PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; in money - 24; Top-10 finishes - 10; scoring average - 70.27 (ranked 2nd); money 101,773,301 (ranked 2nd); winner, Japan Open & Bridgestone Open.

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