Zander gets in the mix in Sicily

Sebastian Soderberg and Michael Hoey will take a share of the lead into day two of The Rocco Forte Open – Verdura, Sicily after firing brilliant rounds of 61 at Verdura Golf Club. Swede Soderberg set the target in the morning as he flirted with a historic 59 with an eagle and eight birdies to […]

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Amateur Steyn takes Big Easy Modderfontein title

It took six play-off holes, but eventually amateur Marco Steyn took the Big Easy Tour event at Modderfontein Golf Club with a birdie on the 10th. He edged out Etienne Bond, who had bogeyed 17 in regulation play to open the door for Modderfontein local Steyn. The pair had finished on seven-under-par 137 before they […]

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Rookies impress once again

Sunshine Tour rookies continue to impress in their maiden season on Tour and this was made clear on Thursday when six out of 15 pre-qualifying spots for this week’s Lombard Insurance Classic were taken by the newcomers at Royal Swazi Spa Country Club. NJ Arnoldi, Martin Rohwer, Aubrey Beckley, Chilean Matias Calderon, Gerard du Plooy […]

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Under-prepared Rosado leads at Modderfontein

He hasn’t been practicing as much as he’d like, but that didn’t stop Antonio Rosado opening the Big Easy tournament at Modderfontein Golf Club with a five-under-par 67 on Wednesday. He made bogeys on six and 15, but seven birdies more than made up for that and gave him a one-sttroke edge of local amateur […]

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Defending champ Bremner looks to make history at Lombard

Defending champion of the Lombard Insurance Classic Merrick Bremner says he is ready for his title defence this week and that he will not put any pressure on himself when he tees of at Royal Swazi Spa Country Club. Bremner won this event in 2008 and again in 2013 before becoming the first man to […]

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Makhetha aims for Swazi redemption at Lombard

Makhetha Mazibuko admits that he does not have the best of memories of his time in Swaziland, having had no success there in the past five years but he says this week’s Lombard Insurance Classic at Royal Swazi Spa Country Club might be the turning of his fortunes there. A member of the Gary Player […]

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Oosthuizen finishes second at Players

Louis Oosthuizen recorded his first top-10 finish in six appearances at the Players Championship this weekend when he finished the event tied for second spot at seven-under-par 288 with England’s Ian Poulter. Eventually losing to South Korean Si Woo Kim by three strokes, Oosthuizen put up a performance that far surpasses the previous five times […]

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