About Toru Suzuki
Early Professional Career
Between 1993-2004, Suzuki won seven times on the Japan Tour, including the prestigious Nikkei Cup (1994) and Casio World Open (2000). His most recent victory was at the Acom International in 2004. Suzuki nearly won three other tournaments, including the 2007 Sun Chlorella Classic, but lost in playoffs.
Recent Professional Career
Suzuki has experienced a bit of a renaissance in 2009, finishing in the top 10 three times, including a second-place finish at the UBS Japan Golf Tour Championship Shishido Hills.
In the Bag
Suzuki is sponsored by Mizuno and plays the company's MP-600 driver (8.5 degrees), F-60 woods, CLK Fli-Hi 23-degre hybrid and MP-60 irons (4-PW). He plays two MP T-Series wedges (53 and 58 degrees). He plays a Titleist Pro V1x ball.
On the Japan Tour, Suzuki averages 279 yards off the tee, 1.78 putts per hole and a 71.5 scoring average. He struggles with accuracy, hitting only 50 percent of fairways and 61 percent of greens in regulation.
Suzuki was born on May 28, 1966, in Gifu, Japan, where he currently resides. He is 5-feet-11 and weighs 170 pounds.