Steely Davidse’s 63 leads Joburg Open

He fired three rounds in the 60s on his way to a share of seventh in the last Joburg Open, and Keenan Davidse was heading even lower on Thursday as he led the first round of the 2018 edition of the tournament with an eight-under-par 63. He blazed round the Bushwillow course at Randpark Golf […]

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‘Injured’ Hess aims for the top at Joburg Open

Despite playing with a foot injury he sustained when he was jogging over a month ago, Gary Player Class of 2017-18 member Jacquin Hess says he is oozing confidence and predicts a good tournament for himself at the Joburg Open where he shot a three-under-par 68 opening round at Randpark Golf Club on Thursday. “I […]

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Joburg Open golf clinic reaches new heights

By Michael Vlismas The annual golf clinic of the Joburg Open held even greater significance this week as it was hosted against the backdrop of the major upgrades taking place at Soweto Country Club. Yesterday, over 100 young golfers from the Soweto community were given advice and golf lessons by professionals from the three major […]

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Frittelli goes his own way for Joburg Open

When Dylan Frittelli tees off tomorrow on the first tee of the Bushwillow course at Randpark Golf Club in the Joburg Open, he will be seeing the course for the first time. The Joburg Open, normally played on the two courses at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington, is at the two courses at Randpark this year […]

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Major golf powers join together to support Soweto rebirth

The rebirth of Soweto Country Club took another major step forward on Wednesday when the PGA Tour, European Tour, Sunshine Tour, Asian Tour, the R&A and the City of Johannesburg all came together to officially break ground on the rebuilding of the golf course in South Africa’s most iconic township. The PGA Tour are the […]

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Oosthuizen withdraws from Joburg Open due to injury

Louis Oosthuizen cut a frustrated figure at Wednesday’s press conference where he announced his withdrawal from this week’s Joburg Open to be held at Randpark Golf Club from Thursday due to an injury he sustained earlier in the week. Oosthuizen injured his fingers in a freak incident at OR Tambo International Airport where he jammed […]

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Home comforts for Fichardt at Joburg Open

Defending champion Darren Fichardt will be relishing the comforts of home as he gets ready for the 2018 version of the Joburg Open which tees off on Thursday. He won the 2017 version at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington in February, and a schedule change on the European Tour, as well as redevelopments at Royal, mean […]

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