The Nitori Ladies Golf Tournament was held at the Otaru Country Club (6,655 yards / par 72) in Otaru, Hokkaido.
Mone Inami won the tournament for the second time in a row with a come-from-behind victory. Final day, she made 3 birdies, 1 bogey 70 for a total of 9 under par for her second win of the season and her 12th win overall.
She is 2 strokes behind at 7 under par, tied for 2nd place with Yuna Nishimura, Nozomi Uetake, and Miyu Yamashita. Erika Hara, who started the day at the top of the leaderboard, finished tied for 7th at 5 under par.
She was in the last group with Erika Hara and Miyu Yamashita. After improving by one in the front nine, she made birdie, with successfully made a 3W shot from 234 yards on the 13th (par 5) and made a 2 putt from 5m to the left.
Then, she played the difficult 16th hole, where she and Yamashita were tied for the lead. It is a par 4 hole, but a dogleg to the right with a long length of 420 yards. Many players have struggled with the lake in front of the right side of the green.
"I made the tee shot where I wanted. I missed the second shot a bit, but my approach went really well and I made par." she said. Yamashita made bogey so she was placed a tournament leader, and she was able to hold on to it.
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