Hideto Tanihara

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Hideto Tanihara
谷原 秀人
— Golfer —
Personal information
Born (1978-11-16) 16 November 1978 (age 36)
Onomichi, Hiroshima, Japan
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 75 kg (165 lb; 11.8 st)
Nationality  Japan
Spouse Ayaka Nagate
Career
Turned professional 2001
Current tour(s) Japan Golf Tour
Professional wins 10
Number of wins by tour
Japan Golf Tour 10
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament CUT: 2007
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T5: 2006
PGA Championship T55: 2006

Hideto Tanihara (谷原 秀人 Tanihara Hideto?, born 16 November 1978) is a Japanese professional golfer.

Tanihara was born in Onomichi, Hiroshima, Japan. He has won ten tournaments on the Japan Golf Tour and featured in the top 100 of the Official World Golf Ranking with his highest ranking coming in December 2007 when he reached 68th. He represented Japan at the 2007 Omega Mission Hills World Cup with Tetsuji Hiratsuka.

On 14 July 2008, it was announced that he and actress Ayaka Nagate had married.

Japan Golf Tour wins (10)[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
U.S. Open DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
The Open Championship CUT DNP DNP T5 CUT CUT DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP T55 DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT

DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
Yellow background for top-10.

Team appearances[edit]

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