17 Mar '11, 7pm

Golf: Imada pledges Japan aid, asks rivals to help

Golf: Imada pledges Japan aid, asks rivals to help

PALM HARBOR, Florida : Japanese golfer Ryuji Imada will donate $1,000 for his every birdie at this week's PGA Transitions Championship to charities aiding disaster relief in his homeland. And the 34-year-old from Hiroshima made a plea for help from his rivals for Japan's earthquake and tsunami devastation by placing copies of a handwritten note in the lockers of other players at the $5.5 million event. "What happened over there in the northeast part of Japan is something that’s terrible. It’s very unfortunate," Imada said. "I talked to my parents, my brother and sister, and everybody is fine. But Japan is not. "I've never seen anything like it -- so many houses destroyed. Everything was torn down by the earthquake or the tsunami. I really feel for the people." Takahide Sasaki, a pal of Imada who caddies for him when in Japan and had caddied on the US PGA Tour for Daisuke M...

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