The European Ryder Cup star had a tournament-record 22-under 266 total on the Taiheiyo Club course for his second career victory in Japan. He also won the 2001 Chunichi Crowns.
England's Lee Westwood, the tournament winner in 1996, 1997 and 1998, also closed with a 68 to tie for second with Japan's Nozomi Kawahara (70).
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