Kennedy wins by 1 in Japan

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Updated: August 25, 2013

Hyogo, Japan (Sports Network) – Brad Kennedy was crowned as champion at the
Kansai Open Golf Championship on Sunday when the final round was cancelled.

Kennedy posted a 5-under 67 in the third round to take a 1-stroke lead over
Sung-Joon Park. Sunday’s action was abandoned due to bad weather, so Kennedy
was tabbed as the champion at 10-under-par 206.

Park carded a 68 in round three at Olympic Golf Club to end alone in second
place at minus-9. Azuma Yano used a 5-under 67 on Saturday to take third at 8-
under 208.

Aaron Townsend had the low round on Saturday with his 6-under 66. He finished
in fourth at 7-under 209, while Thaworn Wiratchant (71) was one of four
players that shared fifth at minus-6.