Posted April 15, 2012 on AP on Fox

CHASKA, MN - AUGUST 16: Brendan Jones of Australia watches his tee shot on the eighth hole during the final round of the 91st PGA Championship at Hazeltine National Golf Club on August 16, 2009 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
Australian Brendan Jones fired a 9-under 62 on Sunday to win the Japanese golf tour's season-opening Token Homemate Cup by two strokes. Jones, who started the final round tied for sixth, three strokes off the lead, carded nine birdies - including six on the back nine - to finish at 15-under 269 for his 11th career victory in Japan. The 37-year-old Jones took the lead with his first of four straight birdies on the 14th hole and finished two strokes ahead of Ryuichi Oda, who shot a 65. ''That was probably one of the best rounds of my life,'' said Jones, who collected the $320,000 winner's prize. ''To do it in front of so many people in the gallery, it's just a dream start to 2012.'' Overnight leader Shingo Katayama had a 69 to finish in a three-way tie for fourth at 11 under. Crowd favorite Ryo Ishikawa shot an even-par 71 to finish in 10th place at 7 under. ''I drove the ball well all day, but I just didn't make putts. Golf is difficult,'' the 20-year-old Ishikawa said. ''You ha...
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