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HUGO LEADS AS CAIRNS IGNITES ZIM HOPES

Ryan Cairns

SOUTH African professional Jean Hugo turned back the hands of time, 18 years after his only Zimbabwe Open victory, to storm into a one-shot lead, but it was local favourite Ryan Cairns who stole the show in the first round of the 2017 edition of the Sunshine Tour co-sanctioned event at Royal Harare Golf Club yesterday.BY DANIEL NHAKANISO The 41-year-old ...

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BURMESTER, PORTEOUS IN FAST START IN CHINA

Dean Burmester

Zim”s Dean Burmester and South African Haydn Porteous, Frenchman Grégory Bourdy and German Maximilian Kieffer were all at five-under-par 67 after early first-round action in the European Tour’s Shenzen International. Bubba Watson set the clubhouse target of six-under 66 at the Genzon Golf Club before the threat of lightning saw play suspended. At that stage, Dylan Fzrittelli was three shots back ...

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FAST START FOR HUGO IN ZIMBABWE OPEN

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Jean Hugo started fast in the first round of the 2017 Zimbabwe Open on Thursday and he kept his foot on the pedal to card a seven-under-par 65 for a one-stroke lead at Royal Harare Golf Club. Source : Sunshine Tour And it could have been even better had he not made bogeys on seven and 13, but that didn’t ...

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JERLING GETTING ‘PROFESSIONAL” IN ZIMBABWE

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Following his solid start to life in the professional game where he carded a five-under-par 67 opening round in the 2017 Zimbabawe Open, Luke Jerling admits he was nervous but is well prepared to compete some more in the second round. Source – Sunshine Tour An amateur not so long ago, Jerling earned his playing privileges via the Sunshine Tour’s ...

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KATEMBENUKA GOES LOW….McCABE LEADS SA QUALIFIERS INTO ZIMBABWE OPEN

2016 Big Easy Tour - Huddle Park: Day 2

Bryce McCabe and Teagan Moore were the leading South African players in the 2017 Zimbabwe Open qualifier at Royal Harare Golf Club with three-under-par 69s to their names. Source : Sunshine Tour They were led by Zimbabwe’s Anyway Katembenuka whose low four-under-par 68 secured him the first qualifying spot while his compatriot Sheldon Steyn also made it as part of ...

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CAYEUX KEEPS PUSHING ON THROUGH FRUSTRATION

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He’s back at Royal Harare Golf Club to play in the 2017 Zimbabwe Open, and Marc Cayeux’s unbelievable return to tournament golf has moved beyond the emotional high of that opening round last year to become a journey of equal parts perseverance and frustration. Source : Sunshine Tour Last year, Cayeux carded an extraordinary opening two-under-par 70 and made the ...

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STERN TEST FOR LOUBSER IN ZIMBABWE OPEN DEBUT

2017/2018 Sunshine Tour Qualifying School: Round 3

Following his impressive win on the Sunshine Tour’s Qualifying School at Randpark Golf Club, Herman Loubser admits he is extremely excited as he goes into the 2017 Zimbabwe Open for his first start in the professional ranks. Source : Sunshine Tour Having lived on the Isle of Man for 14 years, Loubser returned home to South Africa and barely three ...

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ROWE UNDERCOOKED BUT CONFIDENT FOR ZIM DEFENCE

2016 Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open: Day 4

Defending champion Lyle Rowe is one of four players who have won the title at Royal Harare Golf Club, and he goes into Thursday’s opening round of the 2017 Zimbabwe Open undercooked but confident. Source : Sunshine Tour Theunis Spangeberg, Chris Swanepoel and Jake Roos have also won in Harare, but Rowe took the title last year with a tournament ...

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SA TRIO HUNT STAL IN MOROCCO

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South Africans Trevor Fisher Jnr, Dylan Frittelli and Jaco Van Zyl are hot on the heels of France’s Gary Stal at the Trophée Hassan II with an opening 70 at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam. Source : Compleat Golfer The Frenchman has achieved just three top tens since beating Rory McIlroy and Martin Kaymer to the 2015 Abu Dhabi HSBC ...

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DAVIDSE OUT TO CONTINUE LAST SEASON FORM IN HARARE

2016 Vodacom Origins Final: Day 2

Following his dramatic season finish where he finished in a share of seventh at Joburg Open and an indifferent share of 71st at Tshwane Open a week later, Keenan Davidse remains focused ahead of the 2017 Zimbabwe Open at Royal Harare Golf Club from 20 to 23 April. Source :Sunshine Tour Davidse will tee it up next week in Harare on ...

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