Takayama wins Casio World Open

Tadahiro Takayama posted a four-under 68 on Sunday to earn the victory at the Casio World Open at Kochi Kuroshio Country Club.

Takayama, the third-round leader, finished at 15-under 273 and won by two strokes. It was his fifth Japan Golf Tour victory and second this season. Takayama captured the Token Homemate Cup in April and is now second on the tour's money list.

Yusaku Miyazato shot a three-under 69 and came in second at minus-13. Yui Ueda carded a five-under 67 on Sunday and that was good enough for third place at 10-under 278.

Shunsuke Sonoda (69), Satoshi Tomiyama (68) and Kunihiro Kamii (70) shared fourth at eight-under 280.