The 2004 Senior PGA Championship
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Tze-ming Chen

Tze-ming Chen

Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan
Residence: Tokyo, Japan
Birthdate: September 27, 1952
Age: 51
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 150
Turned Pro: 1978

Player Notes

Won both debut tournaments on Taiwan PGA Tour and Japan Champions Tour. Played on the Japan PGA Tour between 1987 and 2003. His best year was 1992, when he won �122,317,851, which placed him third on the money list. In 1987 he won �31,705,617 (14th), and in 1994 he won �34,384,376 (32nd) He had been seeded between 1987 and 2002 on the Japan PGA Tour and between 2002 and 2004 on the Japan Champions Tour. He won his first senior tournament on the Japan Champions Tour, PGA Senior Championship Komatsu Cup. His career earnings have been achieved over 300,000,000 in 1992. His statistics on Japan Champions Tour in 2003 shows that his scoring average, putting average , par breakers and GIR are all number one.

Career Victories

Japan PGA Tour
9 - 1982 KBC August 1983 Chunichi Crowns, Dunlop Phoenix, 1985 PEPSI Ube, 1987 PEPSI Ube, 1992 Daiichi Cup Golf, POCARI Open, Daiwa KBC Augusta, Japan Series Hitachi Cup

Career Summary

2003 Japan Champions Tour Money Ranking
(4th) �10,507,500

2003 Japan Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 5; top-10 finishes-5; scoring average- 71.61; winner Castle Hill

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