Daisuke Kataoka

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Daisuke Kataoka
Personal information
Born (1988-10-17) 17 October 1988 (age 31)
Kōchi Prefecture, Japan
Height1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight68 kg (150 lb; 10.7 st)
NationalityFlag of Japan.svg  Japan
Career
Turned professional2007
Current tour(s) Japan Golf Tour
Asian Tour
Professional wins4
Number of wins by tour
Japan Golf Tour3
Asian Tour1
Other1

Daisuke Kataoka (born 17 October 1988) is a Japanese professional golfer.

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Kataoka plays on the Asian Tour and the Japan Golf Tour. On the Asian Tour, he has three top-10 finishes including a trio of third places: 2011 Mercuries Taiwan Masters, 2013 CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters, and 2013 Queen's Cup. [1] On the Japan Golf Tour, he won the 2015 Kansai Open Golf Championship, [2] the 2016 Top Cup Tokai Classic and the 2017 Asia-Pacific Diamond Cup Golf.

Professional wins (4)

Japan Golf Tour wins (3)

No.DateTournamentWinning scoreMargin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
124 May 2015 Kansai Open Golf Championship −17 (66-67-67-67=267)3 strokes Flag of Australia (converted).svg Brad Kennedy
22 Oct 2016 Top Cup Tokai Classic −16 (68-67-71-66=272)1 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Yuta Ikeda
324 Sep 2017 Asia-Pacific Diamond Cup Golf 1−12 (67-69-66-70=272)2 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Tadahiro Takayama, Flag of Thailand.svg Poom Saksansin

1Co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour

Japan Golf Tour playoff record (0–1)

No.YearTournamentOpponentResult
1 2016 The Crowns Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Kyung-tae Lost to par on first extra hole

Asian Tour wins (1)

No.DateTournamentWinning scoreMargin of
victory
Runners-up
124 Sep 2017 Asia-Pacific Diamond Cup Golf 1−12 (67-69-66-70=272)2 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Tadahiro Takayama, Flag of Thailand.svg Poom Saksansin

1Co-sanctioned by the Japan Golf Tour

Other wins (1)

Results in World Golf Championships

Tournament2017
Championship
Match Play
Invitational
Champions T15
  Did not play

"T" = Tied

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References

  1. "Daisuke Kataoka – Career Highlights". Asian Tour. Retrieved 28 May 2015.
  2. "Kataoka bags 1st title in 8th season on tour". The Japan News . 27 May 2015.[ permanent dead link ]