Koumei Oda

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Koumei Oda
小田 孔明
Personal information
Born (1978-06-07) 7 June 1978 (age 42)
Tagawa, Fukuoka
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight85 kg (187 lb; 13.4 st)
NationalityFlag of Japan.svg  Japan
Career
Turned professional2000
Current tour(s) Japan Golf Tour
Professional wins8
Highest ranking 53 (7 December 2014) [1]
Number of wins by tour
Japan Golf Tour8
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
PGA Championship T40: 2014
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T39: 2014
Achievements and awards
Japan Golf Tour
leading money winner
2014

Koumei Oda (小田 孔明, Oda Kōmei, born 7 June 1978) is a Japanese professional golfer.

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Oda was born in Tagawa, Fukuoka. He turned professional in 2000.

Oda won the 2008 Casio World Open and the 2009 Token Homemate Cup. He competed in the 2009 Open Championship at Turnberry, but failed to make the cut, finishing day two at 14 over par. He retained the Casio World Open in 2009 and the Token Homemate Cup in 2010. In 2011, he won the Diamond Cup Golf for his fifth Japan Golf Tour win. In September 2013, Oda won the ANA Open, the victory was his sixth on the Japan Golf Tour. In May 2014, Oda won the Kansai Open Golf Championship for his seventh Japan Golf Tour win. He would follow with his eighth victory on tour later that year in October, when he won the Bridgestone Open.

Professional wins (8)

Japan Golf Tour wins (8)

No.DateTournamentWinning scoreMargin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
130 Nov 2008 Casio World Open −11 (66-67-72-72=277)3 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Kenichi Kuboya
219 Apr 2009 Token Homemate Cup −10 (69-70-67-68=274)Playoff Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Jong-duck
329 Nov 2009 Casio World Open (2)−21 (67-65-70-65=267)3 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Ryo Ishikawa
418 Apr 2010 Token Homemate Cup (2)−1 (74-70-68-71=283)Playoff Flag of Japan.svg Satoru Hirota, Flag of Japan.svg Daisuke Maruyama
529 May 2011 Diamond Cup Golf −16 (67-65-70-70=272)4 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Toshinori Muto, Flag of Japan.svg Kaname Yokoo
621 Sep 2013 ANA Open −15 (66-68-71-68=273)4 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Shingo Katayama, Flag of South Korea.svg Lee Kyoung-hoon
725 May 2014 Kansai Open Golf Championship −15 (71-66-69-67=273)2 strokes Flag of Japan.svg Yoshinori Fujimoto
826 Oct 2014 Bridgestone Open −15 (67-65-69-68=269)1 stroke Flag of Japan.svg Hiroyuki Fujita

Japan Golf Tour playoff record (2–1)

No.YearTournamentOpponent(s)Result
1 2009 Token Homemate Cup Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Jong-duck Won with par on second extra hole
2 2010 Token Homemate Cup Flag of Japan.svg Satoru Hirota, Flag of Japan.svg Daisuke Maruyama Won with birdie on fourth extra hole
Hirota eliminated by par on second hole
3 2014 Nagashima Shigeo Invitational Sega Sammy Cup Flag of Japan.svg Ryo Ishikawa Lost to birdie on third extra hole

Results in major championships

Tournament2009201020112012201320142015
Masters Tournament
U.S. Open
The Open Championship CUTCUTCUTT39CUT
PGA Championship CUTT40T72
  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied

Results in World Golf Championships

Results not in chronological order before 2015.

Tournament2009201020112012201320142015
Championship 68
Match Play
Invitational T45
Champions T17
  Did not play

"T" = Tied

Team appearances

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References

  1. "Week 49 2014 Ending 7 Dec 2014" (pdf). OWGR . Retrieved 22 October 2019.