Roelofsz not getting ahead of himself at Observatory

Despite winning the penultimate tournament of the Big Easy Tour which was the BET King’s Cup in Swaziland two weeks ago, last year’s runner-up in the BET Championship, the final event on this circuit, Bryandrew Roelofsz insist he is under no pressure to want to better last year’s result this week at Observatory Golf Club. […]

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Van Rooyen secures European card with China win

From the Challenge Tour Erik van Rooyen secured his European Tour status for 2018 by claiming a maiden European Challenge Tour victory at the Hainan Open. The South African began the week on the cusp of a European Tour card as he sat in tenth place in the Road to Oman Rankings, but after scooping […]

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Du Plessis celebrates 21st birthday with Sishen win

Hennie du Plessis, on his 21st birthday, clinched his maiden Sunshine Tour title in dramatic fashion at Sishen Golf Club when he defeated Ockie Strydom on the fourth play-off hole of the Vodacom Origins of Golf tournament on Saturday. “This is awesome,” said Du Plessis. “I couldn’t ask for a better way of doing it […]

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Hainan: Van Rooyen leads into final round

From the Challenge Tour Erik van Rooyen will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Hainan Open after carding a 67 during day three in China. The South African has been in imperious form all week, and after scores of 67 and 65 van Rooyen claimed the 36-hole lead in Sanya. The […]

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Du Plessis shoots 66 to maintain Sishen lead

Hennie du Plessis’ scintillating form continued in round two of the Vodacom Origins of Golf tournament played at Sishen Golf Club as he carded a second successive six-under-par 66 to hold on to the lead on 12-under ahead of the final round. In a birdie-laden second round, the 21-year old made a total of nine […]

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Van Rooyen has halfway lead in Hainan

From the Challenge Tour Erik van Rooyen continued his impressive recent form on the European Challenge Tour by carding a blemish-free 65 to take the halfway lead at the Hainan Open. The South African has been in contention on numerous occasions this season, most recently in Kazakhstan where he took a one-shot lead into the […]

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Hot putter hands Du Plessis Sishen lead

Hennie du Plessis felt his putting game was on song as he signed for a low six-under-par 66 opening round of the Vodacom Origins of Golf at Sishen Golf Club to sit at the top of the leaderboard on Thursday. “My putting, I have been holing a lot of good putts,” he said. “My iron […]

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