Golf: Ishikawa wins on domestic tour

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18:28 28 Aug 2016

ITOSHIMA, Japan, Aug. 28, Kyodo

Ryo Ishikawa, who has struggled with reduce behind issues this year, prisoner a JGTO tour’s Rizap KBC Augusta on Sunday by 5 strokes for his initial win of a season.

On a day when play was dangling for scarcely 3 hours due to coming rumble storms, Ishikawa sealed with a 3-under-par 69 during a par-72 Keya Golf Club in Fukuoka Prefecture.

After starting a contest in a share of a lead and never trailing, Ishikawa finished with a four-day sum of 15-under-par 273 and esteem income value 20 million yen.

“With a cessation of play and all else, it was one prolonged day,” Ishikawa said. “Being a personality put vigour on me all this time and I’m exhausted.”

“I was endangered carrying been divided from a game, though we done good shots when we indispensable to. I’m so happy to have won. we wish to aspire for something more.”

Ishikawa has not played on a U.S. debate given he done a cut during February’s Phoenix Open. He pulled out of a subsequent debate event, a Pebble Beach Pro Am with what was after diagnosed as lumbar discopathy. He returned to movement during a finish of Jul in Japan’s PGA Championship, where he unsuccessful to make a cut.

Ishikawa is still looking for his initial career feat on a PGA tour.


  • Golf: Ishikawa wins on domestic tour
  • Golf: Ishikawa wins on domestic tour

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