All posts tagged "JLPGA Tour"
Features/ 7 days ago
[ODDS and EVENS] Miyuu Yamashita Strives for Excellence Every Time She Swings a Golf Club
Since turning pro in 2020, Miyuu Yamashita has produced a number of impressive feats on the golf course. Only 21, she...
Features/ 3 months ago
[JAPAN SPORTS NOTEBOOK] Naoya Inoue Puts Reputation on the Line in Latest Title Quest
Facing American WBC and WBO champion Stephen Fulton in his first bout as a super bantamweight presents challenges and intrigue for...
Features/ 6 months ago
[JAPAN SPORTS NOTEBOOK] Samurai Blue Stumble in Final FIFA World Cup Tuneup
Admitting the loss to Canada was a blow to the players, manager Hajime Moriyasu said preparations needed for the upcoming FIFA...
Gemma Dryburgh Fires Final-Round 65 to claim Japan Classic Title
The 29-year-old Scot beat Kana Nagai by four strokes for her first LPGA Tour title, while overnight leader Momoko Ueda tied...
Momoko Ueda Holds On to One-Stroke Lead at Japan Classic
The two-time winner of the tournament birdied the final hole of the third round to remain on top. Gemma Dryburgh is...
Former Champ Momoko Ueda Takes a One-Stroke Lead at Japan Classic
The 2007 and 2011 tournament winner has a one-stroke advantage over compatriots Ai Suzuki and Miyuu Yamashita.
Suzuki and Ueda Share Lead as Host Country Dominates First Round of Japan Classic
Ai Suzuki, the 2019 tournament champion, and Momoko Ueda carded 7-under 65s to finish one stroke ahead of compatriots Ayaka Furue...
Features/ 8 months ago
[JAPAN SPORTS NOTEBOOK] B.League Begins 7th Season with Expanded First Division
Twenty-four teams will compete in B1 in 2022-23, an increase of two from last season. It’s the most teams in the...
Features/ 9 months ago
[ODDS and EVENS] Haruka Kawasaki Displays Vigor and Poise in Breakthrough Victory
The 19-year-old became the youngest winner of the JLPGA Championship Konica Minolta Cup, earning the title with an 8-under 64 in...
Golf/ 10 months ago
Ayaka Furue Cards a 10-under 62 in Final Round and Wins Women’s Scottish Open
The 22-year-old Kobe native captured her first LPGA Tour title with a career-best round in a come-from-behind victory.
Features/ 1 year ago
[JAPAN SPORTS NOTEBOOK] Golfer Mao Saigo Off to a Great Start in the JLPGA Tour Season
The 20-year-old has won three of the first five tournaments to open the 2022 campaign.