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ZIM’S BURMESTER AIMS FOR FIRST WIN ON EUROPEAN SOIL

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The BMW International Open in Munich, Germany, this week marks the return to action of the European Tour following a break owing to the US Open, and Dean Burmester will be among those itching to tee off on Thursday. Source : Sunshine Tour Burmester has been in good form in Europe this season. He tied 17th at Alfred Dunhill Championship, ...

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AMATEUR MOKOENA CHASING BIG EASY TOUR GLORY

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South African Golf Development Board graduate Karabo Mokoena is looking to become the fifth amateur to win on the Sunshine Big Easy Tour in this week’s The Roar Tournament at Waterkloof Golf Club. By Michael Vlismas Mokoena, a product of both the South African Golf Development Board (SAGDB) and the Ernie Els & Fancourt Foundation (EEFF) and a former member ...

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GARY PLAYER CLASS OF 2017 GOLFERS CONTINUE TO SHINE

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The Sunshine Tour’s Gary Player Class of 2017 continues to impress as South African golf’s groundbreaking development squad for previously disadvantaged professionals, with a record six of its golfers finishing within the top 35 in a recent Sunshine Big Easy Tour event. By Michael Vlismas Omar Sandys and Jacquin Hess (pictured) led the squad’s standout performance at the recent R400,000 Big Easy Joburg ...

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US OPEN FINAL ROUND: BIRDIE, PAR, BOGEY

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Brooks Koepka broke into the Major winner’s circle with a stunning final round as many of his competitors faded from the picture. WADE PRETORIUS wraps up the US Open with the good, the bad and everything in between. Compleat Golfer Birdie: Koepka show his class There’s not a lot not to like about Brooks Koepka. He’s big and strong, hits ...

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US OPEN WIDE OPEN AS HARMAN GRABS ONE SHOT LEAD

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Two-time PGA Tour winner Brian Harman holds the aces going into Sunday’s final round at the US Open on Sunday, writes WADE PRETORIUS. READ: Ernie implodes on the 17th Overnight rain and a lack of the kind of winds that make Erin Hills an ideal US Open venue meant the course was at the player’s mercy on moving day, and ...

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WOODS ENTERS REHAB FOR PILL ADDICTION

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By Own Correspondent TIGER Woods has entered rehab.Faced with possibly losing joint custody of his two young kids after his DUI arrest in Florida on Memorial Day, Woods has begun treatment for addiction to prescription pills, Radar Online reported. Woods reserved the entire male inpatient unit of the Jupiter Medical Center near his Florida home for his stint for an addiction ...

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ERNIE TURNS BACK TIME AT US OPEN

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For 16 holes, Ernie Els dialled back the clock during the first round of the US Open at Erin Hills on Thursday. He was four-under-par 20 years after his second US Open win at Congressional, and even the two bogeys he made finishing up could not dampen his enthusiasm. Source :Sunshine Tour “It’s a shame about the last two holes, ...

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ZIM LADIES GOLF TEAM HAILED

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THE Zimbabwe Ladies’ Golf Union (ZLGU) has praised the national ladies golf team following their historic victory at the Gilberson and Page Trophy Triangular Ladies Golf Tournament in Zambia on Thursday. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Zimbabwe led from start to finish to claim their first Gilberson and Page Trophy since 2003 in convincing fashion over rivals Zambia and Kenya during the ...

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US STORMS BACK TO WIN BOYS DIVISION OF 2017 TOYOTA JUNIOR GOLF WORLD CUP

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TOYOTA CITY, Japan – The United States (-21) shot the low round of the day (-10) and came from six strokes back to repeat as champions in the Boys Division of the 2017 TOYOTA Junior Golf World Cup Supported by JAL in Toyota City, Aichi-Prefecture, Japan.  It is the Americans’ ninth title in the 25 years of the event.  Host Japan ...

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GARCIA WANTS MORE AFTER MASTERS MILESTONE

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Spain’s Sergio Garcia is taking it one tournament at a time as he arrives at the US Open as a Major winner. Source : Compleat Golfer Garcia edged Ryder Cup teammate and friend Justin Rose on the first playoff hole at Augusta to finally rid himself of the tag ‘the best player without a Major’, and now wants more. ‘That’s ...

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