|Tokyo, Japan, June 29, 2010
|Shunsuke Sonoda claimed his first win!
Mizuno Open Yomiuri Classic, Yomiuri Country Club, Hyogo Prefecture
Shunsuke Sonoda, Bridgestone's TOURSTAGE Staff, won Mizuno open Yomiuri Classic, held from June 24 to 27.
Sonoda started as top of the leadersEboard on the final day, and had one eagle, five birdies and one boggy for 15-under par to win his first Japan PGA Tour title. This was Sonodas fifth tournament since turning pro, which makes him tie for fastest tour win in Japan PGA Tour. Also, winning at age of twenty-nine years and nine months old is the fourth youngest to win, and a new record for winning as College-student-pro.
Sonoda also qualified for The Open Championship in July, together with other Bridgestones TOURSTAGE Staff, Yuta Ikeda, Katsumasa Miyamoto, and Ryuichi Oda.
The followings are in the bag of Shunsuke Sonoda:
Balls: TOURSTAGE X-01B+
Driver: TOURSTAGE X-Drive 703 Proto Type 9.5deg 45 in
Irons: TOURSTAGE X-Blade 703 #3 to PW
Wedges: TOURSTAGE X-Wedge 101HB Proto Type 52 & 58deg
Bag: TOURSTAGE CBTX10/SR Proto Type
Glove: TOURSTAGE GLTX80 Proto Type
Wear: TOURSTAGE KTM27A/PK
Belt: TOURSTAGE BTT011/BK
Visor: TOURSTAGE CPST05/BK