MATSUYAMA Hideki

25 Feb 1992
29
Male
1.81/5'11''
MATSUYAMA
 
Japan

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
GLF Golf Men's Individual Stroke Play 4

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Kasumigaseki Country Club
Finished
Finish On:  Jul 31
Kasumigaseki Country Club
Finished
Kasumigaseki Country Club
Finished
Kasumigaseki Country Club
Finished
Kasumigaseki Country Club
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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The Open Championship
RankEventYearLocationResult
14Individual Stroke Play2017Southport, GBR278
80Individual Stroke Play2018Sandwich, GBR146
87Individual Stroke Play2019Portrush, GBR145

The U.S. Open
RankEventYearLocationResult
2Individual Stroke Play2017Erin, WI, USA276
16Individual Stroke Play2018Southampton, NY, USA290
17Individual Stroke Play2020Mamaroneck, NY, USA288
21Individual Stroke Play2019Pebble Beach, CA, USA282
26Individual Stroke Play2021San Diego, CA, USA287

The Masters Championships
RankEventYearLocationResult
1Individual Stroke Play2021Augusta, GA, USA278
11Individual Stroke Play2017Augusta, GA, USA287
13Individual Stroke Play2020Augusta, GA, USA280
19Individual Stroke Play2018Augusta, GA, USA285
32Individual Stroke Play2019Augusta, GA, USA285

The PGA Championship
RankEventYearLocationResult
5Individual Stroke Play2017Charlotte, NC, USA279
16Individual Stroke Play2019Bethpage, NY, USA283
22Individual Stroke Play2020San Francisco, CA, USA276
23Individual Stroke Play2021Kiawah Island, SC, USA289
35Individual Stroke Play2018St. Louis, MO, USA276

PGA Tour overview - Three best ranks per season since 2017
YearIndividual Stroke Play
2020/20211 x 1st, 1 x 2nd, 1 x 13th
2019/20201 x 2nd, 2 x 3rd, 1 x 5th
2018/20192 x 3rd, 1 x 6th, 1 x 7th
2017/20183 x 4th, 1 x 5th, 1 x 11th
2016/20172 x 1st, 3 x 2nd, 1 x 5th

European Tour overview - Three best ranks per season since 2017
YearIndividual Stroke Play
20191 x 11th, 1 x 87th
20181 x 30th, 1 x 80th, 1 x 83rd
20172 x 14th, 1 x 50th

PGA Tour & European Tour - Ten best performances since 2017 season
RankYearEventCompetitionLocation
12020/2021Individual Stroke PlayThe Masters ChampionshipsAugusta, GA, USA
12016/2017Individual Stroke PlayWGC - FedEx St. Jude InvitationalAkron, OH, USA
12016/2017Individual Stroke PlayWaste Management Phoenix OpenScottsdale, AZ, USA
22020/2021Individual Stroke PlayVivint Houston OpenHouston, TX, USA
22019/2020Individual Stroke PlayZozo ChampionshipNarashino, JPN
22016/2017Individual Stroke PlayThe U.S. OpenErin, WI, USA
22016/2017Individual Stroke PlaySentry Tournament of ChampionsKapalua, HI, USA
22016/2017Individual Stroke PlayCIMB ClassicKuala Lumpur, MAS
32019/2020Individual Stroke PlayBMW ChampionshipOlympia Fields, IL, USA
32019/2020Individual Stroke PlayThe CJ CupSeogwipo, KOR
32018/2019Individual Stroke PlayBMW ChampionshipMedinah, IL, USA
32018/2019Individual Stroke PlayFarmers Insurance OpenSan Diego, CA, USA

ISPS Handa World Cup of Golf
RankEventYearLocationResult
6Men's Team2016Melbourne, VIC, AUS-14


Legend
DNS - Did Not Start, DSQ - Disqualified, WD - Withdrawn
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Watching baseball, playing table tennis, fishing. (olympics.com, 12 Apr 2021)
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Health and Welfare Studies - Tohoku Fukushi University, Miyagi, JPN
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Wife Mei, daughter Kanna [2017]
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Japanese
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Right (sportsnavi.ht.kyodo-d.jp, 01 Feb 2016)
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Turned professional in 2013
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He injured his left thumb basal joint at the 2018 Waste Management Phoenix Open in the United States of America. He withdrew before the second round and the injury kept him out of action for six weeks. In March 2021 he was troubled by a similar injury at the 2021 Arnold Palmer Invitational in Bay Hill, FL, United States of America. (golfchannel.com, 29 Jan 2019; nishinippon.co.jp, 23 Feb 2018; news.golfdigest.co.jp, 06 Mar 2021; chunichi.co.jp, 06 Mar 2021)

He sustained a back injury in 2015. (pgatour.com, 17 Dec 2015)

He suffered a joint inflammation in his left thumb in 2013. (number.bunshun.jp, 17 Jan 2014)
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He began playing golf at age four. (JGA, 13 Aug 2010)
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His father enjoyed golf and encouraged him to try the sport. (JGA, 13 Aug 2010; dailyshincho.jp, 13 Apr 2021)
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US golfer Tiger Woods. (pgatour.com, 13 Jan 2015)
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"Don't think too much while playing." (par-golf.com, 09 Nov 2009)
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In 2021 he was presented with the Prime Minister's Award in Japan. (tfu.ac.jp, 12 Apr 2021; fnn.jp, 27 Apr 2021)

In 2012 he was named Best Amateur by the Japan Golf Association [JGA]. (dunlopsports.co.jp, 01 Jul 2013)

In 2011 he was given a Special Prize by the Golf Tournament Promotion Association of Japan. (dunlopsports.co.jp, 01 Jul 2013)

In 2011 he received a Special Prize from the JGA. (dunlopsports.co.jp, 01 Jul 2013)

A driving range in Matsuyama, Japan, where he practised in his childhood, was renamed 'Hideki Golf Garden' in his honour. (hideki-golf.jp, 2021; asahi.com, 13 Apr2021; sanspo.com, 12 Apr 2021)
Legend
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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