Round of his life gives Ferreira Zambia lead

He played the best round of his life on Thursday, and it gave Stephen Ferreira of Portugal an 11-under-par 62 and the first round lead of the Zambia Sugar Open being played at Lusaka Golf Club. He had a three-stroke advantage over Keenan Davidse, who made 10 birdies on his way to an eight-under-par 65. […]

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Ritchie rides wave of confidence into Lusaka

If breadth of smile were a measure of potential success in a golf tournament, JC Ritchie would be the runaway favourite for the Zambia Sugar Open which gets underway on Thursday at Lusaka Golf Club. The 23-year-old broke through in last week’s 2017 Zimbabwe Open, claiming his maiden Sunshine Tour victory with a play-off triumph […]

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Du Plooy targets turnaround in Zambia

Gerard du Plooy says he felt his missed cut at last week’s 2017 Zimbabwe Open didn’t reflect the game he is playing and is determined to improve on things at the Zambia Sugar Open at Lusaka Golf Club this week. While the member of the Gary Player Class of 2017-18 didn’t get to the weekend […]

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Grace, Oosthuizen threats this week on PGA Tour

If they get anywhere close to recreating their Presidents Cup form, Branden Grace and Louis Oosthuizen are going to be difficult to beat in this week’s PGA Tour event, the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. That’s because the tournament is making a change to a new format in an attempt to regenerate interest in it: […]

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Davidse leads steady start for Class of 2017-18

Keenan Davidse’s run of good form continued at the 2017 Zimbabwe Open at the weekend where he finished tied at 22nd to become the highest finisher among the squad members of the Gary Player Class of 2017-18. Sharing that spot with Jared Harvey, CJ du Plessis and Bryce Easton at three-under 285, Davidse marked his […]

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Ritchie wins Zimbabwe Open

JC Ritchie saw off Trevor Fisher Jnr. on the second play-off hole at Royal Harare Golf Club to win the 2017 Zimbabwe Open. After being seven-over-par after his first seven holes of the tournament, Ritchie bounced back with 29 birdies to tie Fisher on 16-under-par for the week. “I actually started the week off quite […]

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McGuigan’s record 63 narrows Fisher’s Harare lead

He might not be in the lead going into the final round, but Doug McGuigan has all the momentum after his third-round course-record equalling nine-under-par 63 on Saturday in the 2017 Zimbabwe Open at Royal Harare Golf Club. He made 10 birdies and a bogey and he climbed to 11-under-par at the 54-hole mark, just […]

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