Hidemichi Tanaka

  • DOB : 29 March 1971 (1971-03-29) (age 38)Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan
  • Height : 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
  • Weight : 62 kg (140 lb; 9.8 st)
  • Nationality :  Japan
  • Career : Turned professional : 1991
  • Current tour(s) : Japan Golf Tour
  • Former tour(s) : PGA Tour
  • Professional wins : 15


  • Number of wins by tour : Japan Golf Tour : 10
  • Best results in Major Championships : The Masters : DNP
  • U.S. Open : T15: 2003
  • Open Championship : T32: 1996
  • PGA Championship : T55: 2004

Hidemichi Tanaka (?????, born 29 March 1971) is a Japanese professional golfer.Tanaka was born in Hiroshima. He turned professional in 1991, joined the Japan Golf Tour in 1995 and played mainly on that tour until 2001. He won 10 times on tour (ranks 24th on the career victories list).Tanaka earned a PGA Tour card for 2002 at the 2001 Qualifying School, and held his card through 2006 by finishing in the top 125 on the money list each year. In 2006, he lost his card by finishing 224th on the money list. His best finishes on the PGA Tour are two T-3, at the 2004 B.C. Open and the 2005 Chrysler Championship.edit] Japan Golf Tour wins (10)1995 (1) Philip Morris Championship1996 (1) Pepsi Ube Kosan Open1998 (3) Aiful Cup, Japan Open, DDI Group Okinawa Open1999 (1) Acom International2000 (2) Dydo Drinco Shizuoka Open, The Crowns2001 (2) Tsuruya Open, Gateway to the Open Mizuno Openedit] Other wins1995 Mito Green Open (Japan), Korakuen Cup No. 2 (Japan)1996 Hirao Masaaki Pro-Am (Japan)1998 Hirao Masaaki Pro-Am (Japan)2001 Hawaii Pearl Openedit] External linksResults and stats on the PGA Tour's official siteProfile on the Japan Golf Tour's official site - English language versionRetrieved from "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hidemichi_Tanaka" Categories: Japanese golfers | Japan Golf Tour golfers | PGA Tour golfers | 1971 births | Living people | People from HiroshimaHidden categories: Articles containing Japanese language text Views Article Discussion Edit this page History Personal tools Log in / create account if (window.isMSIE55) fixalpha(); Navigation Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Search   Interaction About Wikipedia Community portal Recent changes Contact Wikipedia Donate to Wikipedia Help Toolbox What links here Related changesUpload fileSpecial pages Printable version Permanent linkCite this page Languages ??? This page was last modified on 19 March 2009, at 05:16 (UTC). All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License. (See Copyrights for details.) Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a U.S. registered 501(c)(3) tax-deductible nonprofit charity. Privacy policy About Wikipedia Disclaimers if (window.runOnloadHook) runOnloadHook();