Hitachi 3Tours Championship

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Hitachi 3Tours Championship
Tournament information
Location Chiba, Chiba
Established 2005
Course(s) Hirakawa Country Club (2012–)
King Fields Golf Club (2006–11)
Par 36
Length 3,588 yards (3,281 m) (Men)
3,499 yards (3,199 m) (Senior)
3,186 yards (2,913 m) (Women)
Tour(s) Japan Golf Tour
PGA of Japan
LPGA of Japan Tour
Format Alternate play
Stroke play
Prize fund ¥57 million
Month played December
Current champion
LPGA

The Hitachi 3Tours Championship (日立3ツアーズ選手権 Hitachi surī tsuāzu sensyuken?) is an unofficial golf event held every December at the Hirakawa Country Club Chiba, Chiba, Japan. The tournament is a unique stroke play event, and, as the name suggests, pits teams from the Japan Golf Tour, the LPGA of Japan Tour, and PGA Senior Tour. The teams were made of five tour members from 2005 to 2009 and six members since 2010. The title sponsor is Hitachi.

Winners[edit]

Year Winning tour Players representing winning tour
2014 LPGA Ahn Sun-ju, Lee Bo-mee, Jiyai Shin, Misuzu Narita, Miki Sakai, Shiho Oyama
2013 JGTO Yuta Ikeda, Shingo Katayama, Satoshi Kodaira, Michio Matsumura, Koumei Oda, Yoshinori Fujimoto
2012 PGA Senior Kōki Idoki, Kiyoshi Murota, Tsuneyuki Nakajima, Seiki Okuda, Naomichi Ozaki, Kazuhiro Takami
2011 LPGA Yukari Baba, Shiho Oyama, Ritsuko Ryu, Miki Saiki, Ahn Sun-ju, Sakura Yokomine
2010 JGTO Ryo Ishikawa, Yuta Ikeda, Hiroyuki Fujita, Katsumasa Miyamoto, Michio Matsumura, Shunsuke Sonoda
2009 PGA Senior Tsuneyuki Nakajima, Kiyoshi Murota, Tateo Ozaki, Tsukasa Watanabe, Hajime Meshiai
2008 JGTO Azuma Yano, Shingo Katayama, Hideto Tanihara, Katsumasa Miyamoto, Ryo Ishikawa
2007 JGTO Hideto Tanihara, Keiichiro Fukabori, Toru Taniguchi, Shingo Katayama, Tomohiro Kondo
2006 LPGA Shin Hyun-Ju, Wei Yun-Jye, Sakura Yokomine, Ai Miyazato, Akane Iijima
2005 JGTO Yasuharu Imano, Keiichiro Fukabori, Toru Taniguchi, Shinichi Yokota, Tatsuhiko Takahashi

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