Hideto Tanihara

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Hideto Tanihara
谷原 秀人
Personal information
Born (1978-11-16) 16 November 1978 (age 38)
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
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Professional wins 14
Number of wins by tour
Japan Golf Tour 14
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament CUT: 2007, 2017
U.S. Open T51: 2016
The Open Championship T5: 2006
PGA Championship T33: 2016

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 14 tournaments on the Japan Golf Tour and featured in the top 50 of the Official World Golf Ranking with his highest ranking coming in March 2017 when he reached 48th. He represented Japan at the 2007 Omega Mission Hills World Cup with Tetsuji Hiratsuka. He is sponsored by ISPS.

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

Professional wins (14)[edit]

Japan Golf Tour wins (14)[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT DNP DNP
U.S. Open DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
The Open Championship CUT DNP DNP T5 CUT CUT DNP
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP T55 DNP DNP DNP
Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT
U.S. Open DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP T51
The Open Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT DNP T33

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

Results in World Golf Championships[edit]

Results not in chronological order prior to 2015.

Tournament 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Mexico Championship 70 DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP T32
Match Play DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP 4
Bridgestone Invitational DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
HSBC Champions DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP T54

DNP = Did not play
QF, R16, R32, R64 = Round in which player lost in match play
"T" = tied
Yellow background for top-10.
Note that the HSBC Champions did not become a WGC event until 2009.

Team appearances[edit]

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