Double European Champion Ashley Chesters & Sarah-Jane Boyd are England’s top golfers for 2014

Double European champion Ashley Chesters and international Sarah-Jane Boyd are England’s top golfers for 2014, each winning their respective England Golf Order of Merit. Chesters (Hawkstone Park, Shropshire & Herefordshire) was catapulted to top spot in the Titleist/FootJoy men’s Order of Merit when he was …

2014 Juan Carlos Tailhade Cup Scores & Results from Rd 1

South Africa’s NJ Arnoldi and Jason Smith are three off the pace in Argentina after the first round of the 43rd Juan Carlos Tailhade Cup in Pilar. Arnoldi opened with an even-par 71 at the Los Lagartos Country Club, while reigning SA Stroke Play champion Smith from Gauteng North returned a two over 73. The team …

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Reigning SA Stroke Play champion Jason Smith and top ranked NJ Arnoldi hope to stake another winning performance for South Africa in two top international events in Argentina in the next fortnight. Smith from Gauteng North and Ekurhuleni’s Arnoldi arrived in Buenos Aires this weekend and will spend the next few …

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Southern Cape’s Johan Marais stormed to the A-Division lead on Wednesday, but the Fancourt golfer has former champion Mellette Hendrikse hot on his heels at the weather-hit Indwe Risk Services South African Senior Amateur Stroke Play Championship. Marais carded a superb five-under-par 67 at Pecanwood Country Club …

2014 South African Mid-Amateur Inter-Provincial movers and shakers

MIDDELBURG (15 October 2014) – The teams hugging the bottom of the A-Section log after two days at the South African Mid-Amateur Inter-Provincial rallied to shake things up at Middelburg Golf Club on Wednesday, but no-one shifted B-Section leaders Mpumalanga on day three. A-SECTION After a 2-all draw in the …

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Windermere’s Adam Chapman held off a challenge from England A squad team-mate Jamie Bower to clinch the North of England Open Amateur Strokeplay Championship by a single stroke. His victory means Chapman has completed a North/South double having won the South of England Championship at Walton Heath in July. The 19 …

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Bedfordshire golfer Brian Wilson produced an impressive round at The Belfry, shooting 37 points on the demanding PGA National course to claim the first ever Bridgestone Amateur Championship. The Bridgestone Amateur Championship – staged by the world’s largest manufacturer of tyres and rubber products – saw 1,200 …

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The South African team gained a little ground at the Eisenhower Trophy with a solid second round performance at the biennial World Amateur Team Championship in Japan on Thursday. Pretoria duo Zander Lombard and Jason Smith registered a pair of 71s at the Oshitate Course for an even-par 142, while Gerlou Roux from …

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2014 World Amateur Team Championship, 10-13 Sept. Karuizawa 72 Golf East (Oshitate and Iriyama Courses), Karuizawa, Japan NUMBER OF TEAMS – A total of 69 teams are entered in the 29th World Amateur Team Championship, which ties for the third-largest field in Eisenhower Trophy history. GHANA IS FIRST-TIME …

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BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Scott Harvey, 36, of Greensboro, N.C., shot a 6-under-par 65 Saturday to take the lead after the first day of stroke-play qualifying at the 2014 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship, held at Saucon Valley Country Club. Harvey’s total was one stroke off the competitive course record at the par-71, …