Japan LPGA Tour Championship

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Japan LPGA Tour Championship Ricoh Cup
Tournament information
Location Miyazaki, Miyazaki
Established 1979
Course(s) Miyazaki Country Club
Par 72
Length 6,451 yards (5,899 m)
Tour(s) LPGA of Japan Tour
Format Stroke play
Prize fund ¥100 million
Month played November
Current champion
South Korea Jiyai Shin

Japan LPGA Tour Championship Ricoh Cup was historically the final event of golf's LPGA of Japan Tour season. It is usually played in November and in recent years at the Miyazaki Country Club, Miyazaki, Miyazaki. It was founded in 1979. The winner also receives an invite to the next year's Women's British Open.

Tournament hosts[edit]

Years Venue Location
1979–1982 Kawaguchiko Country Club Kawaguchiko, Yamanashi
1983–1992 Oak Hills Country Club Katori, Chiba
1993–1997 Aoshima Golf Club Miyazaki, Miyazaki
1998–2002 Hibiscus Golf Club Miyazaki, Miyazaki
2003–present Miyazaki Country Club Miyazaki, Miyazaki

Course[edit]

Miyazaki Country Club in 2014[1]

Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Yards 362 559 412 358 160 360 397 185 480 3,273 341 495 180 495 383 413 171 317 400 3,155 6,428
Par 4 5 4 4 3 4 4 3 5 36 4 5 3 5 4 3 3 4 4 36 72

Winners[edit]

Year Player Country Score Purse (¥) Winner's
share (¥)
Ref
LPGA Tour Championship Ricoh Cup
2015 Jiyai Shin  South Korea 281 (−7) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2014 Teresa Lu  Taiwan 278 (−10) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2013 Shiho Oyama (2)  Japan 279 (−9) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2012 Lee Bo-Mee  South Korea 275 (−13) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2011 Jeon Mi-jeong  South Korea 280 (−8) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2010 Inbee Park  South Korea 287 (−1) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2009 Sakura Yokomine (2)  Japan 282 (−6) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2008 Miho Koga (2)  Japan 282 (−6) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2007 Miho Koga (1)  Japan 275 (−13) 100,000,000 25,000,000
2006 Sakura Yokomine (1)  Japan 277 (−11) 15,000,000
2005 Shiho Oyama (1)  Japan 283 (−5) 15,000,000
2004 Yuri Fudoh (2)  Japan 286 (−2) 15,000,000
2003 Yuri Fudoh (1)  Japan 279 (−9) 15,000,000
2002 Woo-Soon Ko (2)  South Korea 278 (−6) 15,000,000
2001 Kaori Higo (2)  Japan 275 (−13) 15,000,000
LPGA Tour Championship
2000 Akira Nakano (2)  Japan 282 (−6)PO 15,000,000
JLPGA Meiji Dairies Cup
1999 Kaori Higo (1)  Japan 275 (−13) 10,800,000
1998 Lee Young-Me  South Korea 274 (−14) 10,800,000
1997 Akiko Fukushima  Japan 283 (−5) 10,800,000
1996 Yoko Inoue  Japan 281 (−7) 10,800,000
1995 Ikuyo Shiotani  Japan 215 (−1)PO 9,000,000
1994 Mayumi Hirase (2)  Japan 208 (−8) 9,000,000
1993 Kaori Harada  Japan 215 (−1) 9,000,000
1992 Akira Nakano  Japan 212 (−4) 9,000,000
1991 Ok-Hee Ku  South Korea 209 (−7) 9,000,000
1990 Aiko Takase  Japan 211 (−5) 7,200,000
JLPGA Lady Borden Cup
1989 Mayumi Hirase (1)  Japan 211 (−5)PO 6,000,000
1988 Huang Yueh-Chyn  Taiwan 217 (+1) 5,000,000
1987 Yuko Moriguchi (2)  Japan 208 (−8) 5,000,000
1986 Tatsuko Ohsako (2)  Japan 205 (−11) 5,000,000
1985 Yuko Moriguchi (1)  Japan 210 (−6) 4,000,000
1984 Tatsuko Ohsako (1)  Japan 210 (−6) 4,000,000
1983 Ai-Yu Tu (3)  Taiwan 211 (−5) 3,000,000
1982 Ai-Yu Tu (2)  Taiwan 212 (−4) 3,000,000
1981 Yuko Moriguchi  Japan 214 (−1) 2,500,000
1980 Nayoko Yoshikawa  Japan 214 (−1) 2,500,000
1979 Ai-Yu Tu (1)  Taiwan 147 (+3) 10,000,000 2,000,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ "コース紹介". Nippon television. Retrieved November 30, 2014. 

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