Amateur Takumi Kanaya lives dream of leading Masters

More Sports / Golf Apr 12, 2019

Amateur Takumi Kanaya lives dream of leading Masters

Amateur Takumi Kanaya made a birdie-birdie start Thursday in his Masters debut, allowing the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship winner to live a dream and top the Augusta National leaderboard. The 20-year-old from Hiroshima bowed to reality by the end of the day, firing a one-over par ...

Japanese amateur lives 'dream' by winning Masters spot

More Sports / Golf Oct 8, 2018

Japanese amateur lives 'dream' by winning Masters spot

Newly-crowned Asian amateur golf champion Takumi Kanaya said he was living out a childhood dream after emulating Japan's top golfer Hideki Matsuyama by winning a spot in next year's US Masters and British Open. The 20-year-old Kanaya shot a five-under-par 65 Sunday to win the ...

Reader Mail Mar 17, 2011

Nice slogans won't deter the bad

Regarding David Rothauser's March 10 letter, "Abolishing nuclear weapons use": Rothauser believes that nuclear weapons can be abolished "because we don't need them." Exactly how this ban is to be accomplished he does not say. e mentions that one of his Japanese students said Japan ...