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RYAN FEELS FULLY ENGAGED AFTER HUMEWOOD 65

2017 Sun Wild Coast Sun Challenge: Day 1

When a player goes two-over-par in the opening round, and seven-under in the second, you have to figure there’s something going on. And for Tyrone Ryan playing in the R750,000 Sun Boardwalk Challenge, that was the case after he carded a seven-under 65 to climb into an early share of fourth at five-under after 36 holes, five shots back of ...

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SUN BOARDWALK CHALLENGE : THREE TO WATCH

2017 Sun Fish River Challenge: Day 3

This week the Sunshine Tour returns to Humewood Golf Club in the windy Port Elizabeth for this season’s Sun Boardwalk Challenge to be held from 13 to 15 September. The form player: It is difficult to look beyond Jared Harvey when looking for a player who is on form going into this week. He has not missed a single cut ...

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PORTEOUS STILL OUTSIDE TOP 60 IN EUROPE

Omega European Masters - Day Three

After his share of 37th in the Omega European Masters on the European Tour in Switzerland at the weekend, Haydn Porteous has dropped back by one position to 62nd on the Race to Dubai rankings. The 2016 Joburg Open winner took his second European Tour title in the D & D REAL Czech Masters the previous week, and had climbed to just ...

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WILLIAMS FINISHES 7th AT SUN FISH RIVER CHALLENGE

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ZIMBABWEAN professional golfer, Mark Williams secured his best finish on the Sunshine Tour this season after finishing in a tie for seventh position in the Sun Fish River Challenge in South Africa yesterday. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO The 33-year-old golfer, who had started his campaign with identical scores of two-under-par 70 in the opening two rounds, saved his best for last ...

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HOT FICHARDT CHASING HEND IN SWITZERLAND

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Scott Hend will take a one-shot lead into the weekend at Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club as he looks to put last season’s play-off heartbreak behind him at the Omega European Masters. From The European Tour The big-hitting Australian was defeated by an Alex Noren birdie on the first extra hole here last season en route to finishing a career-high 27th in ...

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AGREN’S FISH RIVER GOAL : 10 BIRDIES TODAY !

2017 Sun Fish River Challenge: Day 2

Jonathan Agren   has a pretty straightforward goal for the final round of the R750,000 Sun Fish River Challenge. Make a lot of birdies. Source : Sunshine Tour The Swede who has eight top-10s on the Sunshine Tour starts today’s final round at the Fish River Sun Country Club on nine-under-par, one shot off the lead held by Wallie Coetsee. And ...

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PRESIDENTS CUP AUTOMATIC SPOTS DECIDED

The Presidents Cup - Day Four

Presidents Cup The Internationals have one win to their name – in 1998. Source : Compleat Golfer Kevin Chappell was the only change to the Presidents Cup automatic spots on either team after he finished T35 in the final qualifying event. Chappell ousted Charley Hoffman from 10th spot in the American standings after a final round 69 on Monday with ...

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DE DECKER’S MEMORIES HELP HIM TO FISH RIVER LEAD

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Andre De Decker won the South African Under-16 Championship at Fish River Sun Country Club and he used those good memories on Wednesday to grab the first-round lead in the Sun Fisher River Sun Challenge on the same course. He dropped just a single shot during his six-under-par round of 66, but more than made up for that with an ...

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FISH RIVER DEFENCE BECKONS FOR BEZUIDENHOUT

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The Sunshine Tour returns to the Eastern Cape this week for the Sun Fish River Challenge to be held at the Fish River Sun Country Club from 6 to 8 September. Last year’s edition was a thrilling affair as young Christiaan Bezuidenhout claimed his maiden Sunshine Tour victory amid some expectations following his exploits in the BMW South African Open ...

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PAST MASTER BJORN CONFIRMED FOR NEDBANK CHALLENGE

2013 Nedbank Challenge: Day 4

Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjørn will return to a happy hunting ground in Gary Player Country Club, the scene of his last European Tour victory, after receiving an invite for the 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player. By Michael Vlismas The Dane will make a welcome return to South Africa, where four years ago he swept aside challenges ...

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