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BLOMSTRAND BLOOMS WITH SWEET ZAMBIA SUGAR VICTORY – ZIM GOLFERS FALTER AGAIN

Christofer Blomstrand

Christofer Blomstrand carded the round of the tournament on Sunday, firing a 10-under-par 63 to win the Zambia Sugar Open. Source – Sunshine Tour.com Blomstrand’s round included one bogey, nine birdies and an eagle-two at the par-four eighth hole. He said, “It started on hole eight. I had 130 to the pin and I holed it. So I made an ...

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MASTERS WINNER JOINS PGA WITH FIVE-YEAR EXEMPTION

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Masters winner Danny Willett has joined the PGA Tour. The Englishman, 28, has received a five-year exemption, taking him through to the end of the 2020-21 season. Willett won by three shots at Augusta to claim his first career major following a dramatic collapse from world number one Jordan Spieth. Willett was also awarded 600 FedExCup points for his Masters ...

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MBONGENI FINISHES 8th AT THE 2016 SWAC MEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP

Mbongeni Maphosa

Mbongeni Maphosa the former national junior team player for Zimbabwe, finished in 8th position at the 2016 SWAC Men’s Championship played at the Oak Wing Golf Club in  Louisiana. The tournament was played on 18 to 20 April. Mbongeni shot  73 and 75 for a total of +4 over the two rounds. The third round was abandoned due to bad weather. His ...

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RIO 2016: OLYMPIC GOLF WINNERS TO GET MAJORS EXEMPTIONS

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Gold medal-winning golfers at the Olympic Games in Rio will win exemptions to next year’s majors.Source :BBC Sport It means the men’s winner this summer will win entry to next year’s Masters, US Open, Open and US PGA Championship. Exemptions for the 2016 Evian Championship and next year’s ANA Inspiration, Women’s PGA Championship, US Women’s Open and Women’s Open will ...

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ROWE ROARS TO WIN 2016 GOLDEN PILSENER ZIM OPEN

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LYLE Rowe became the sixth South African golfer in as many years to win the Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open since its return on the Sunshine Tour schedule six years ago after rallying to a two stroke victory at Royal Harare Golf Club yesterday. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO -NEWSDAY Rowe, who started the final round six shots off the lead, carded a ...

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GRACE TAKES HERITAGE FOR FIRST PGA TOUR TITLE

RBC Heritage - Final Round

Branden Grace has had his share of big moments. He believes winning the RBC Heritage is his biggest, by far. Source :PGATOUR.com The 27-year-old South African had won 10 times overseas, finished in the top five last year in the U.S. Open and PGA Championship, and went 5-0 for the International team at the Presidents Cup. On Sunday, he shot ...

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ROWE WINS 2016 GOLDEN PILSENER ZIM OPEN WITH FLAWLESS FINAL ROUND

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It was a long wait after Lyle Rowe finished his final round at Royal Harare Golf Club on Sunday, but the wait eventually saw him crowned champion in the Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open by two strokes. Source : Sunshinetour.com His flawless final round of five-under-par 67 saw him finish ahead of Dylan Frittelli, who carded the round of the day ...

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ZIMBABWEANS FALTER ON “MOVING DAY” IN GOLDEN PILSENER ZIM OPEN

kierren vincent

Zimbabwe all but lost the chance to win the 2016 Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open after all the Zim golfers regressed on “moving day” with South Africans continuing their dominance on the tournament. Breyton Meyer of South Africa leads on -12 for 204 return going into the final round tomorrow. The best placed Zimbabwean golfer is amateur Kierren Vincent on 215 ...

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MEYER SIZZLES TO LEAD GOLDEN PILSENER ZIM OPEN

2016 Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open: Day 3

Breyten Meyer carded his best ever  tournament round on Saturday at Royal Harare Golf Club to take a one shot lead over Vaughn Groenewald into Sunday at the Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open. Source : Sunshinetour.com Out in seven-under-par 29 on the front nine, Meyer held his nerve to birdie twice on the homeward nine and sign for a nine-under-par 63. ...

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ROWE ENJOYING GOLF NORTH OF BORDER

2016 Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open: Day 2

Lyle Rowe showed how much he loves playing north of the South African border, and a second consecutive 69 in the second round of the Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open saw him just three off the pace going into the weekend at Royal Harare Golf Glub. Source : Sunshinetour.com Rowe won the Zambia Sugar Open in 2014, further north than Harare, ...

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