Casio World Open

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Casio World Open
Tournament information
Location Geisei, Kōchi, Japan
Established1981
Course(s)Kochi Kuroshio CC (2005–)
Ibusuki GC (1981–2004)
Par72
Length7,315 yards (6,689 m)
Tour(s) Japan Golf Tour
Format Stroke play
Prize fund ¥200 million
Month playedNovember/December
Tournament record score
Aggregate264 Kiyoshi Murota (2001)
264 Katsumune Imai (2003)
To par−24 as above
Current champion
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Kyung-tae
Location Map
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Kochi Kuroshio CC
Location in Japan
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Kochi Kuroshio CC
Kochi Kuroshio CC (Kochi Prefecture)

The Casio World Open (カシオワールドオープンゴルフトーナメント, Kashio wārudo ōpun gorufu tōnamento) is a professional golf tournament on the Japan Golf Tour. Founded in 1981, it is played in November and is one of the richest tournaments in Japan, attracting some of the leading international golfers. It was held at the Ibusuki Golf Club, Kaimon Course in Ibusuki, Kagoshima from 1981 to 2004. In 2005, it moved to the Kochi Kuroshio Country Club in Geisei, Kōchi.

The event is organized by Casio, Kuroshio Kanko Kaihatsu and TV Kochi.

Winners

YearWinnerScoreTo parMargin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
2020 Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic
2019 Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Kyung-tae 268−202 strokes Flag of South Africa.svg Shaun Norris
2018 Flag of South Korea.svg Choi Ho-sung 273−151 stroke Flag of Australia (converted).svg Brendan Jones
2017 Flag of the United States.svg Seungsu Han 275−131 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Ryo Ishikawa
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Brendan Jones
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Kyung-tae
Flag of Japan.svg Ryuko Tokimatsu
2016 Flag of Japan.svg Yuta Ikeda 203 [lower-alpha 1] −131 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Ryuji Masaoka
2015 Flag of South Korea.svg Hwang Jung-gon (2)273−151 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Ryo Ishikawa
2014 Flag of Japan.svg Shingo Katayama 271−173 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Satoshi Tomiyama
2013 Flag of Japan.svg Hideki Matsuyama 276−121 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Yuta Ikeda
2012 Flag of South Korea.svg Hwang Jung-gon 269−193 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Kunihiro Kamii
2011 Flag of Japan.svg Tadahiro Takayama 273−152 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Yūsaku Miyazato
2010 Flag of Japan.svg Michio Matsumura 275−13Playoff Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Do-hoon
2009 Flag of Japan.svg Koumei Oda (2)267−213 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Ryo Ishikawa
2008 Flag of Japan.svg Koumei Oda 277−113 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Kenichi Kuboya
2007 Flag of Japan.svg Taichi Teshima 275−131 stroke Flag of Australia (converted).svg Chris Campbell
2006 Flag of India.svg Jeev Milkha Singh 272−162 strokes Flag of New Zealand.svg David Smail
2005 Flag of Japan.svg Toru Taniguchi 277−112 strokes Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Jong-duck
2004 Flag of New Zealand.svg David Smail (2)276−121 stroke Flag of the United States.svg Hunter Mahan
2003 Flag of Japan.svg Katsumune Imai 264−247 strokes Flag of Australia (converted).svg Brendan Jones
Flag of Japan.svg Shingo Katayama
2002 Flag of New Zealand.svg David Smail 200 [lower-alpha 1] −162 strokes Flag of Australia (converted).svg Brendan Jones
2001 Flag of Japan.svg Kiyoshi Murota 264−242 strokes Flag of Fiji.svg Dinesh Chand
2000 Flag of Japan.svg Toru Suzuki 267−211 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Masashi Ozaki
1999 Flag of Japan.svg Tsuyoshi Yoneyama 274−141 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Taichi Teshima
1998 Flag of the United States.svg Brian Watts 274−14Playoff Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Toshimitsu Izawa
1997 Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Mitsutaka Kusakabe 278−101 stroke Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Keiichiro Fukabori
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Hirofumi Miyase
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Naomichi Ozaki
1996 Flag of the United States.svg Paul Stankowski 277−11Playoff Flag of the United States.svg David Ishii
1995 Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Seiki Okuda 274−141 stroke Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Masashi Ozaki
1994 Flag of the United States.svg Robert Gamez 271−174 strokes Flag of the United States.svg Scott Hoch
1993 Flag of the United States.svg Tom Lehman 274−141 stroke Flag of the United States.svg Phil Mickelson
1992 Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Isao Aoki (2)277−112 strokes Flag of the Republic of China.svg Chen Tze-ming
1991 Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Naomichi Ozaki 270−182 strokes Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Hajime Meshiai
1990 Flag of the United States.svg Mike Reid 274−142 strokes Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Yoshinori Kaneko
1989 Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Isao Aoki 274−141 stroke Flag of the United States.svg Larry Mize
1988 Flag of the United States.svg Larry Mize 284−41 stroke Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Masashi Ozaki
1987 Flag of the United States.svg David Ishii 276−122 strokes Flag of Scotland.svg Sam Torrance
1986 Flag of the United States.svg Scott Hoch (2)276−126 strokes Flag of Spain.svg José María Olazábal
1985 Flag of the United States.svg Hubert Green 289+1Playoff Flag of Australia (converted).svg Wayne Grady
Flag of the United States.svg Scott Hoch
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Nobumitsu Yuhara
1984 Flag of Scotland.svg Sandy Lyle 279−9Playoff Flag of the United States.svg Gary Koch
1983 Flag of Germany.svg Bernhard Langer 287−12 strokes Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Tsuneyuki Nakajima
1982 Flag of the United States.svg Scott Hoch 282−61 stroke Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Tsuneyuki Nakajima
1981 Flag of the United States.svg Lee Trevino 275−134 strokes Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg Isao Aoki
  1. 1 2 Tournament contested over 54 holes.

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