Danny Willett wins 2014 Nedbank Golf Challenge

Tournament: Nedbank Golf Challenge Date: Thursday December 4 – Sunday December 7, 2014 Venue: Gary Player Country Club, Sun City, South Africa Prize fund: US$6.5million Danny Willett produced a final round masterclass to land the biggest title of his career at the Nedbank Golf Challenge, carding a six under par 66 …

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Otto keeps title bid alive in Cape Town CAPE TOWN (29 November 2014) – Several players tried to make a hard charge at the lead on moving day at the Lion of Africa Cape Town Open, but as the sun set at Royal Cape Golf Club, Hennie Otto maintained his grip on the R1.5-million event to keep his bid for the …

Lyle Rowe goes route 66 to atop of 2014 Lion of Africa Cape Town Open

Lyle Rowe was in a buoyant mood after a six-under-par 66 earned him a share of the first round lead at the R1,5-million Lion of Africa Cape Town Open, but it was co-leader Hennie Otto who had more reasons to smile on Thursday. Anahita’s Otto and Rowe from the Eastern Province set the early mark and, as first round …

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Thomas Aiken (pictured by Gallo Images) heads to Royal Cape Golf Club on the back of four weeks playing the Finals Series of the European Tour, but he’s ready to compete now that his feet are back on South African soil. “I had a long end to the season with Turkey, China and Dubai over the last few weeks, but I’m …

Neil Schietekat eyes success at Lion of Africa Cape Town Open

Neil Schietekat is ninth in the Chase to the Investec Cup and turns his attention to this week’s Lion of Africa Cape Town Open looking for the big points on offer. The Sunshine Tour’s 72-hole summer events begin with this week’s R1,5-million tournament at Royal Cape Golf Club at Schietekat is primed for a good …

Louis de Jager won his 2nd title of 2014 at the Nedbank Affinity Cup

Louis de Jager won his second title of 2014 at the Nedbank Affinity Cup this week and it gave him considerable points in the Chase to the Investec Cup. The 27-year-old had to birdie the 17th and 18th in regulation play to earn a spot in a playoff with Vaughn Groenewald and Danie van Tonder, the latter of whom tops …

Louis de Jager wins 2014 Nedbank Affinity Cup Golf in South Africa

Louis de Jager made back-to-back birdies at the 18th of Lost City Golf Course on Thursday to beat Vaughn Groenewald and Danie van Tonder in a sudden-death playoff for the Nedbank Affinity Cup. “It’s always a great feeling to win, especially when you do it in a playoff. There’s extra pressure and I’m really happy …

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Ruan de Smidt pulled away from the pack with a second-round 64 on Wednesday at the Nedbank Affinity Cup, where he set out a two-shot lead ahead of the final round. The 25-year-old became an immediate contender on the circuit after he won the 2012 Sunshine Tour Qualifying School. In his rookie year he won the …

Merrick Bremner rises to 11th in Chase to the Investec Cup after BMG Classic win

CAPE TOWN, 20 October – Merrick Bremner’s emphatic win at the BMG Classic this weekend counted for plenty of points in the Chase to the Investec Cup – 150 to be exact – and they’ve taken the 28-year-old to 11th in the standings. The Chase to the 2015 Investec Cup began at this year’s Telkom Business PGA …

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Titch Moore birdied the 18th at Humewood Golf Club on Friday to win the inaugural Sun Boardwalk Golf Challenge by one shot. “It’s inspiring to play in front of home fans and I’ve got a great support base here from my family and my dad. To win here in front of the locals is awesome,” he said. GOLF SCORES (RSA …