Yuta Ikeda

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Yuta Ikeda
池田 勇太
— Golfer —
Personal information
Born (1985-12-22) 22 December 1985 (age 29)
Chiba Prefecture, Japan
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 76 kg (168 lb; 12.0 st)
Nationality  Japan
Career
College Tohoku Fukushi University
Turned professional 2008
Current tour(s) Japan Golf Tour
Professional wins 13
Number of wins by tour
Japan Golf Tour 12
Other 1
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament 29th: 2010
U.S. Open T58: 2010
The Open Championship T38: 2011
PGA Championship T45: 2011

Yuta Ikeda (池田 勇太; born 22 December 1985) is a Japanese professional golfer. He has played on the Japan Golf Tour since 2008 where he has won 12 tournaments. He has featured in the top 50 of the Official World Golf Ranking.

Amateur wins[edit]

Professional wins (13)[edit]

Japan Golf Tour wins (12)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
1 14 Jun 2009 Japan PGA Championship −14 (65-67-69-65=266) 7 strokes Japan Mitsuhiro Tateyama
2 30 Aug 2009 Vana H Cup KBC Augusta −21 (69-66-69-63=267) Playoff Japan Yasuharu Imano
3 11 Oct 2009 Canon Open −16 (64-72-64=200) 4 strokes Japan Tomohiro Konda, United States Han Lee
4 25 Oct 2009 Bridgestone Open −16 (67-67-71-65=270) 2 strokes Japan Kenichi Kuboya
5 19 Jul 2010 Toshin Golf Tournament in LakeWood −17 (68-66-64-73=271) 3 strokes Japan Shunsuke Sonoda
6 22 Sep 2010 ANA Open −14 (70-71-66-67=274) 1 stroke South Korea Kim Do-hoon, United States Jay Choi
7 24 Oct 2010 Bridgestone Open −23 (67-71-65-62=265) 3 strokes Japan Michio Matsumura
8 21 Nov 2010 Dunlop Phoenix −15 (67-66-70-66=269) 2 strokes South Korea Kim Kyung-tae
9 31 Jul 2011 Sun Chlorella Classic −14 (66-72-64-72=274) 1 stroke Japan Tetsuji Hiratsuka
10 7 Oct 2012 Canon Open −17 (66-68-68-69=271) 3 strokes Japan Taichi Teshima
11 3 Nov 2013 Mynavi ABC Championship −15 (63-69-70-67=269) Playoff South Korea S. K. Ho
12 19 Oct 2014 Japan Open −10 (64-68-66-72=270) 1 stroke Japan Shingo Katayama, Japan Satoshi Kodaira

Other wins (1)[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2009 2010 2011
Masters Tournament DNP 29 CUT
U.S. Open DNP T58 DNP
The Open Championship CUT CUT T38
PGA Championship DNP CUT T45

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

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

Professional

See also[edit]

External links[edit]