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Takaaki Kono (4 January 1940 – 22 April 2010) was a Japanese professional golfer.

Takaaki Kono
Personal information
Born(1940-01-04)4 January 1940
Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Died22 April 2010(2010-04-22) (aged 70)
Height1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Weight64 kg (141 lb; 10.1 st)
Nationality Japan
Career
StatusProfessional
Former tour(s)Japan Golf Tour
Professional wins11
Number of wins by tour
Japan Golf Tour2
Other9
Best results in major championships
Masters TournamentT12: 1970
PGA ChampionshipDNP
U.S. OpenDNP
The Open ChampionshipDNP

Kono played on the Japan Golf Tour, winning twice. He also won several pre-Tour events in Japan and Southeast Asia.

He played in the Masters multiple times, his best finish being T-12 in 1970.

Professional winsEdit

Team appearancesEdit

  • World Cup (representing Japan): 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972

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