Cited from JAPAN GOLF TOUR ORGANIZATION
The JGTO Hana Bank Invitational was held at Chiba Isumi Golf Club (7,625 yards/par 73) in Chiba.
The Hana Bank Invitational was jointly hosted by the Japanese and Korean Tours. Keita Nakajima, aiming for his second consecutive win after his first professional win the last week, finished in second place after scoring a 69, with five birdies and one bogey. And it was his fourth straight week playing in the last group on the final day. Ji-ho YANG, who started the day in third place, made one eagle, five birdies, and one bogey for a 67 and a 20-under total, reversing a one-stroke deficit from the start of the tournament.
Taihei Sato is in third place at 18 under par. Dong-Kyu Jang (KOREA) is in 4th place at 17 under par. Riki Kawamoto made the best score of the day, a 66, and is in fifth place at 16 under par. Taiga Nagano, who was aiming for his first win on the tour with a one-stroke lead on the final day, failed to improve his score to "74" and finished in 12th place at 13 under par.
Nakajima, who started the day tied for the lead. His tee shot went to by the tree on the left at the 3rd hole and made a bogey. However, he said "I didn't panic and made birdie after that. And I was able to come back with two birdies in a row on the 6th hole" and he hung on until the very end.
Srixon ZX5 MK-II LS 9.5 degrees
Callaway EPIC SPEED 3W (15 degrees) / 5W (18 degrees)
Srixon ZX5 MK-II 3U
Srixon ZX7 4I-7I
Srixon Z-FORGEDII 8I-PW
ClevelandRTX6 ZIPCORE Tour Rack 52, 58 degrees
ODYSSEY HOT OG Putter 2-BALL BLADE TOUR LINED