Ishikawa wins on domestic tour

Aug 28, 2016

Ishikawa wins on domestic tour

Ryo Ishikawa, who has struggled with lower back issues this year, captured the JGTO tour’s Rizap KBC Augusta on Sunday by five strokes for his first win of the season. On a day when play was suspended for nearly three hours due to approaching ...

Matsuyama, Ishikawa to team up in World Cup of Golf

Aug 27, 2016

Matsuyama, Ishikawa to team up in World Cup of Golf

Hideki Matsuyama and Ryo Ishikawa will represent Japan at the World Cup of Golf as the PGA Tour on Friday announced the final field for the Nov. 23-27 event at Kingston Heath Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia. Matsuyama had already secured his place in ...

Apr 30, 2016

Ishikawa pleased with progress in recovery from back injury

Ryo Ishikawa, out since mid-February with a lower-back injury, told Kyodo News Saturday he is recovered to the extent he can take full swings with irons but is still uncertain when he can make a comeback. The 24-year-old was diagnosed with lumber discopathy after ...

Feb 11, 2016

Ishikawa withdraws from AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Ryo Ishikawa has pulled out of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am with lower back pain, it was learned Wednesday. Sources said Ishikawa experienced discomfort in his back while playing at last week’s Phoenix Open in Arizona, where he missed the cut. Hiroshi Iwata is ...

Dec 6, 2015

Ishikawa closes out season with five-stroke triumph

Ryo Ishikawa earned his second win of the season as he cruised to a five-stroke victory at the JGTO season finale Nippon Series JT Cup on Sunday. A day after breaking free of a three-way share of the lead with a third-round 63 at ...

Sep 20, 2015

Ishikawa victorious at ANA Open

U.S. tour regular Ryo Ishikawa captured the ANA Open on Sunday by two strokes to win his 12th title on Japan’s domestic JGTO tour. Ishikawa, who began the final day in the lead, carded five birdies against two bogeys for a 3-under-par 69 to ...

Ishikawa secures PGA Tour card for next season

Aug 24, 2015

Ishikawa secures PGA Tour card for next season

Ryo Ishikawa won next season’s U.S. PGA Tour card after finishing 31st at the Wyndham Championship and placing 124th in the FedEx Cup standings on Sunday. Ishikawa also qualified for the first of four tournaments of the FedEx Cup playoffs starting Thursday, the Barclays. ...

Ishikawa relinquishes lead, falls three shots off pace

Aug 2, 2015

Ishikawa relinquishes lead, falls three shots off pace

Ryo Ishikawa could only manage an even-par 71 on Saturday and surrendered his overnight lead after the third round of the Quicken Loans National. Ishikawa made three birdies and as many bogeys at Robert Trent Jones Golf Club and dropped into a share of ...

Ishikawa takes sole lead

Aug 1, 2015

Ishikawa takes sole lead

Ryo Ishikawa birdied his last three holes to grab sole possession of the lead after the second round of the Quicken Loans National on Friday. Ishikawa, who has yet to win a title on the U.S. tour, had seven birdies and four bogeys in ...

Ace helps Ishikawa grab share of National lead with 63

Jul 31, 2015

Ace helps Ishikawa grab share of National lead with 63

Ryo Ishikawa fired a hole-in-one during a sparkling 8-under-par 63 to grab a share of the lead Thursday at the Quicken Loans National. The 23-year-old Ishikawa also reeled off six birdies in a row to match two-time U.S. Open champion Retief Goosen, a South ...