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Tournament results: Casio World Open

Results for the Casio World Open are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
2020
Japan
(Kim, Kyung-tae)
Kochi Kuroshio CC
Cancelled
n/a
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

(Kim, Kyung-tae)

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

Cancelled

Prize money

n/a

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 26-29; CANCELLED due to world coronavirus pandemic; Japan Tr event). [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2019
Japan
Kim, Kyung-tae
Kochi Kuroshio CC
268 (-20)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Kim, Kyung-tae

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

268 (-20)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 28-Dec 1; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Shaun Norris (RSA) finished 2 shots behind Kyung-tae "K.T." Kim (S Kor), who won for the first time in three years. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2018
Japan
Choi, Ho-sung
Kochi Kuroshio CC
273 (-15)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Choi, Ho-sung

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 22-25; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Brendan Jones (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Choi (S Kor), who recorded his second Japan Tour win. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2017
Japan
Han, Seung-su
Kochi Kuroshio CC
275 (-13)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Han, Seung-su

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 23-26; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Brendan Jones (Aus), Ryu Ishikawa (Jpn), Ryoka Tokimatsu (Jpn) and Kyung-tae "K.T." Kim (S Kor) finished 1 shot behind first-time Japan Tour winner Han (USA). [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2016
Japan
Kochi Kuroshio CC
203 (-13)
¥30million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Ikeda, Yuta

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

203 (-13)

Prize money

¥30million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 24-27; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Ryuji Masaoka (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Ikeda (Jpn). Reduced to 54 holes due to bad weather. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2015
Japan
Hwang, Jung-gon
Kochi Kuroshio CC
273 (-15)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Hwang, Jung-gon

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 26-29; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Ryo Ishikawa (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Hwang (S Kor), who recorded his second win in this event. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2014
Japan
Kochi Kuroshio CC
271 (-17)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Katayama, Shingo

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 27-30; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Satoshi Tomiyama (Jpn) finished 3 shots behind Katayama (Jpn). [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2013
Japan
Kochi Kuroshio CC
276 (-12)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Matsuyama, Hideki

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 28-Dec 1; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Yuta Ikeda (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind 21-year-old Matsuyama (Jpn), whose prize money ensured he became the first rookie to win the season-long Japan Golf Tour money list. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2012
Japan
Hwang, Jung-gon
Kochi Kuroshio CC
269 (-19)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Hwang, Jung-gon

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

269 (-19)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 22-25; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Kunihiro Kamii (Jpn) finished 3 shots behind 20-year-old Hwang (S Kor), who recorded his second Japan Tour win. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2011
Japan
Takayama, Tadahiro
Kochi Kuroshio CC
273 (-15)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Takayama, Tadahiro

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 24-27; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Yusaku Miyazato (Jpn) finished 2 shots behind Takayama (Jpn), who secured his fifth Japan Tour win. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2010
Japan
Matsumura, Michio
Kochi Kuroshio CC
275 (-13)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Matsumura, Michio

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 25-28; Japan Tr event). Matsumura (Jpn) beat Kim Do-hoon (S Kor) at the fourth playoff hole, to record his second Japan Tour win. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2009
Japan
Oda, Koumei
Kochi Kuroshio CC
267 (-21)
¥40million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Oda, Koumei

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

267 (-21)

Prize money

¥40million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 26-29; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Ryo Ishikawa (Jpn) finished 3 shots behind defending champion Oda (Jpn). [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2008
Japan
Oda, Koumei
Kochi Kuroshio CC
277 (-11)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Oda, Koumei

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 27-30; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Kenichi Kuboya (Jpn) finished 3 shots behind first-time Japan Tour winner Oda (Jpn). [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2007
Japan
Teshima, Taichi
Kochi Kuroshio CC
275 (-13)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Teshima, Taichi

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 22-25; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Chris Campbell (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Teshima (Jpn). [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2006
Japan
Kochi Kuroshio CC
272 (-16)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Singh, Jeev Milkha

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

272 (-16)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 23-26; Japan Tr event). Second-placed David Smail (NZ) finished 2 shots behind first-time Japan Tour winner Singh (India). [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2005
Japan
Taniguchi, Toru
Kochi Kuroshio CC
277 (-11)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Taniguchi, Toru

Venue

Kochi Kuroshio CC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 24-27; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Kim Jong-duck (S Kor) finished 2 shots behind Taniguchi (Jpn), who secured his tenth Japan Tour win. [Kochi Kuroshio CC, Kochi, Jpn].

2004
Japan
Smail, David
Ibusuki GC
276 (-12)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Smail, David

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 25-28; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Hunter Mahan (USA) finished 1 shot behind Smail (NZ), who won this event for the second time in three years. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

2003
Japan
Imai, Katsumune
Ibusuki GC
264 (-24)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Imai, Katsumune

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

264 (-24)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 27-30; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Shingo Katayama (Jpn) and Brendan Jones (Aus) finished 7 shots behind first-time Japan Tour winner Imai (Jpn). [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

2002
Japan
Smail, David
Ibusuki GC
200 (-16)
¥21million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Smail, David

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

200 (-16)

Prize money

¥21million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 28-Dec 1; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Brenda Jones (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Smail (NZ), who claimed his second Japan Tour win. Reduced to 54 holes due to bad weather. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

2001
Japan
Murota, Kiyoshi
Ibusuki GC
264 (-24)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Murota, Kiyoshi

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

264 (-24)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 22-25; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Dinesh Chand (Fiji) finished 2 shots behind Murota (Jpn). [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

2000
Japan
Suzuki, Toru
Ibusuki GC
267 (-21)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Suzuki, Toru

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

267 (-21)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 23-26; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Masashi "Jumbo" Ozaki (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Suzuki (Jpn), who recorded his fifth Japan Tour win. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1999
Japan
Yoneyama, Tsuyoshi
Ibusuki GC
274 (-14)
¥28million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Yoneyama, Tsuyoshi

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

¥28million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 25-28; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Taichi Teshima (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Yoneyama (Jpn), who secured the last of his three Japan Tour wins. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1998
Japan
Watts, Brian
Ibusuki GC
274 (-14)
¥27million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Watts, Brian

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

¥27million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 26-29; Japan Tr event). Watts (Can/USA) beat Toshimitsu Izawa (Jpn) with a birdie at the second playoff hole (par-3 17th), to claim the last of his 12 Japan Tour wins. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1997
Japan
Kusakabe, Mitsutaka
Ibusuki GC
278 (-10)
¥27million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Kusakabe, Mitsutaka

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

¥27million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 27-30; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Hirofumi Miyase (Jpn), Naomichi "Joe" Ozaki (Jpn) and Keiichiro Fukabori (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Kusakabe (Jpn), who recorded his second Japan Tour win. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1996
Japan
Stankowski, Paul
Ibusuki GC
277 (-11)
¥27million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Stankowski, Paul

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

¥27million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 21-24; Japan Tr event). Stankowski (USA) beat David Ishii (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole, to record his first and only Japan Tour win. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1995
Japan
Okuda, Seiki
Ibusuki GC
274 (-14)
¥27million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Okuda, Seiki

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

¥27million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 23-26; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Masashi "Jumbo" Ozaki (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Okuda (Jpn), who recorded the last of his six Japan Tour wins. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1994
Japan
Ibusuki GC
271 (-17)
¥27million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Gamez, Robert

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

¥27million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 24-27; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Scott Hoch (USA) finished 4 shots behind Gamez (USA), who recorded his first and only Japan Tour win. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1993
Japan
Ibusuki GC
274 (-14)
¥27million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Lehman, Tom

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

¥27million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 25-28; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Phil Mickelson (USA) finished 1 shot behind Lehman (USA), who recorded his first and only Japan Tour win. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1992
Japan
Ibusuki GC
277 (-11)
¥27million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Aoki, Isao

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

¥27million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 26-29; Japan Tr event). Second-placed "T.M." Chen Tze-ming (Taiw) finished 2 shots behind 50-year-old Aoki (Jpn), who recorded the last of his 51 Japan Tour wins. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1991
Japan
Ibusuki GC
270 (-18)
¥25million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Ozaki, Joe

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

¥25million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 28-Dec 1; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Hajime Meshiai (Jpn) finished 2 shots behind Naomichi "Joe" Ozaki (Jpn). [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1990
Japan
Ibusuki GC
274 (-14)
¥21million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Reid, Mike

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

¥21million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 22-25; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Yoshinori Kaneko (Jpn) finished 2 shots behind Reid (USA), who recorded his first and only Japan Tour win. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1989
Japan
Ibusuki GC
274 (-14)
¥18million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Aoki, Isao

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

¥18million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 23-26; Japan Tr event). Second-placed and defending champion Larry Mize (USA) finished 1 shot behind Aoki (Jpn). [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1988
Japan
Ibusuki GC
284 (-4)
¥16million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Mize, Larry

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

284 (-4)

Prize money

¥16million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 24-27; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Masashi "Jumbo" Ozaki (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind first-time Japan Tour winner Mize (USA). [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1987
Japan
Ishii, David
Ibusuki GC
276 (-12)
¥16million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Ishii, David

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

¥16million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 26-29; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Sam Torrance (Scot) finished 2 shots behind Ishii (USA). [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1986
Japan
Ibusuki GC
276 (-12)
¥15million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Hoch, Scott

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

¥15million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 27-30; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Jose Maria Olazabal (Esp) finished 6 shots behind Hoch (USA), who won this event for the second time, with first-place prize money equating to US$50,000. This was the last of Hoch's three Japan Tour wins. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1985
Japan
Ibusuki GC
289 (+1)
¥14million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Green, Hubert

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

289 (+1)

Prize money

¥14million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 28-Dec 1; Japan Tr event). Green (USA) beat Scott Hoch (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole (par-3 17th). Nobumitsu Yuhara (Jpn) and Wayne Grady (Aus) were eliminated after bogeying the first playoff hole (par-4 16th). Green recorded the second of his two Japan Tour wins, and collected prize money equating to US$72,000. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1984
Japan
Ibusuki GC
279 (-9)
¥13.5million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Lyle, Sandy

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

279 (-9)

Prize money

¥13.5million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 22-25; Japan Tr event). Lyle (Scot) beat Gary Koch (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole (par-4 16th), to record his first and only Japan Tour win. Lyle's first prize equated to US$55,100. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1983
Japan
Ibusuki GC
287 (-1)
¥13million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Langer, Bernhard

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

287 (-1)

Prize money

¥13million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 24-27; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Tsuneyuki "Tommy" Nakajima (Jpn) finished 2 shots behind Langer (Ger), who recorded his first and only Japan Tour win. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1982
Japan
Ibusuki GC
282 (-6)
¥12million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Hoch, Scott

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

282 (-6)

Prize money

¥12million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the Casio World Open (Nov 25-28; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Tsuneyuki "Tommy" Nakajima (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Hoch (USA), who captured his second Japan Tour win in the space of two weeks. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

1981
Japan
Ibusuki GC
275 (-13)
¥11million
Casio

Category

Japan

Winner (holder)

Trevino, Lee

Venue

Ibusuki GC

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

¥11million

Title sponsor

Casio

Played as the inaugural Casio World Open (Nov 26-29; Japan Tr event). Second-placed Isao Aoki (Jpn) finished 4 shots behind Trevino (USA), who recorded his first and only win in Japan. Trevino's first prize equated to US$50,000. [Kaimon course, Ibusuki GC, Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan].

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