Hiroyuki Fujita

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Hiroyuki Fujita
藤田寛之
Personal information
Born (1969-06-16) 16 June 1969 (age 51)
Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight70 kg (154 lb; 11 st 0 lb)
NationalityFlag of Japan.svg  Japan
Career
Turned professional1992
Current tour(s) Japan Golf Tour
Professional wins20
Highest ranking 43 (2 December 2012) [1]
Number of wins by tour
Japan Golf Tour18
Asian Tour3
Other2
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament CUT: 2011, 2013
PGA Championship T56: 2009
U.S. Open T51: 2012
The Open Championship T41: 2005
Achievements and awards
Japan Golf Tour
leading money winner
2012

Hiroyuki Fujita (Japanese : 藤田寛之, born 16 June 1969) is a Japanese professional golfer.

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Fujita has won 18 tournaments on the Japan Golf Tour and has featured in the top 50 of the Official World Golf Ranking, finishing in 48th position of the 2010 year-end Official World Golf Ranking. In 2012, Fujita won four tournaments on the Japan Golf Tour en route to winning the Order of Merit.

Professional wins (20)

Japan Golf Tour wins (18)

Legend
Japan majors (3)
Other Japan Golf Tour (15)
No.DateTournamentWinning scoreMargin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
114 Sep 1997 Suntory Open −14 (68-68-66-72=274)3 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Masashi Ozaki
25 Aug 2001 Sun Chlorella Classic −5 (71-73-71-68=283)Playoff Flag of Japan.svg Katsuyoshi Tomori
322 Dec 2002
(2003 season)
Asia Japan Okinawa Open 1−14 (67-68-67=202)*3 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Yūsaku Miyazato (a), Flag of the United States.svg Ted Purdy
428 Mar 2004 Token Homemate Cup −3 (70-68-74-69=281)2 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Shingo Katayama, Flag of South Korea.svg Charlie Wi
522 May 2005 Munsingwear Open KSB Cup −18 (63-66-72-69=270)3 strokes Flag of Australia (converted).svg Steven Conran, Flag of Japan.svg Tadahiro Takayama
611 May 2008 Pine Valley Beijing Open 1−12 (67-65-72-72=276)3 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Shintaro Kai
726 Jul 2009 Nagashima Shigeo Invitational Sega Sammy Cup −16 (69-68-69-66=272)1 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Kōki Idoki
823 Aug 2009 Kansai Open Golf Championship −20 (69-66-61-68=264)2 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Tetsuji Hiratsuka, Flag of Japan.svg Tomohiro Kondo
925 April 2010 Tsuruya Open −14 (66-66-67=199)*Playoff Flag of Japan.svg Toru Taniguchi
105 Dec 2010 Golf Nippon Series JT Cup −15 (65-70-64-66=265)1 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Toru Taniguchi
114 Dec 2011 Golf Nippon Series JT Cup (2)−10 (66-70-64=200)*Playoff Flag of Japan.svg Toru Taniguchi
1222 Apr 2012 Tsuruya Open (2)−15 (68-66-68-67=269)4 strokes Flag of South Korea.svg Lee Kyoung-hoon
1327 May 2012 Diamond Cup Golf −14 (66-65-70-73=274)3 strokes Flag of Thailand.svg Kiradech Aphibarnrat
1416 Sep 2012 ANA Open −16 (71-68-65-68=272)1 stroke Flag of Australia (converted).svg Kurt Barnes, Flag of Japan.svg Yuta Ikeda,
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Hyung-sung, Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Liang Wenchong
152 Dec 2012 Golf Nippon Series JT Cup (3)−10 (61-66-68-67=262)5 strokes Flag of the United States.svg Han Lee, Flag of Japan.svg Toshinori Muto
1627 Apr 2014 Tsuruya Open (3)−4 (66-72-66-67=271)Playoff Flag of South Korea.svg Park Sang-hyun
1731 Aug 2014 RZ Everlasting KBC Augusta −12 (71-66-74-65=276)Playoff Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Liang Wenchong
1828 Sep 2014 Asia-Pacific Diamond Cup Golf 1(2)−6 (68-71-73-66=278)2 strokes Flag of Thailand.svg Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Flag of South Korea.svg Hur Suk-ho,
Flag of the United States.svg Jason Knutzon

*Note: Tournament shortened to 54 holes due to weather.
1Co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour

Japan Golf Tour playoff record (5–3)

No.YearTournamentOpponent(s)Result
1 2001 Diamond Cup Tournament Flag of Japan.svg Yuji Igarashi, Flag of Japan.svg Toshimitsu Izawa Izawa won with par on first extra hole
22001 Sun Chlorella Classic Flag of Japan.svg Katsuyoshi Tomori Won with birdie on first extra hole
3 2008 The Crowns Flag of Japan.svg Tomohiro Kondo Lost to par on second extra hole
4 2010 Tsuruya Open Flag of Japan.svg Toru Taniguchi Won with birdie on third extra hole
52010 Coca-Cola Tokai Classic Flag of Japan.svg Takashi Kanemoto, Flag of Japan.svg Michio Matsumura Matsumura won with par on third extra hole
Kanemoto eliminated by par on first hole
6 2011 Golf Nippon Series JT Cup Flag of Japan.svg Toru Taniguchi Won with par on second extra hole
7 2014 Tsuruya Open Flag of South Korea.svg Park Sang-hyun Won with par on first extra hole
82014 RZ Everlasting KBC Augusta Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Liang Wenchong Won with par on fifth extra hole

Japan Challenge Tour wins (2)

Results in major championships

Tournament20052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Masters Tournament CUTCUT
U.S. Open T58CUTT51CUTCUT
The Open Championship T41CUTCUTCUTCUTCUT
PGA Championship T68T56CUTCUTCUTCUT
  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place

Results in World Golf Championships

Results not in chronological order before 2015.

Tournament201020112012201320142015
Championship T6173
Match Play R64R64
Invitational
Champions T46T46T11T50
  Did not play

QF, R16, R32, R64 = Round in which player lost in match play
"T" = Tied

Team appearances

See also

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References

  1. "Week 48 2012 Ending 2 Dec 2012" (pdf). OWGR . Retrieved 3 October 2019.