With the 2016 Barclays in the books, two-thirds of Ryder Cup USA is now officially set.
Two top-10 finishes and a victory in his last five tournaments makes defending champion Vaughn Groenewald a very attractive bet in the R700,000 Sun Wild Coast Sun Challenge which tees off on Wednesday.
Paula Reto flew the South African flag high on Friday with a round of 68 on day three of the Women’s Olympic Golf Tournament.
Hasn’t he won enough, asked someone after Vaughn Groenewald carded a six-under-par 66 on Saturday to win the R700,000 Vodacom Origins of Golf tournament at Arabella Country Estate.
Dylan Frittelli sealed a dramatic second career European Challenge Tour victory with a six under par final round of 66 that took him to 20 under par and two clear of his nearest rivals at the Rolex Trophy on Saturday.
Lydia Ko made a charge with three birdies in the last five holes, but Inbee Park was unstoppable and took gold with a 66 on Saturday at the Women’s Olympic Golf Tournament. Bronze went to China’s Shanshan Feng, who was 10 under par.
Thomas Aiken has battled in his rookie year on the PGA Tour, but this week at the Wyndham Championship he’s been on song and hit the weekend tied for 11th place on six under par.
Brandon Stone has been soaking up the Olympic atmosphere in Rio de Janeiro this week, but on Thursday he has to get down to business.
Golfer Jaco van Zyl buzzed into Rio a few days ago and was quick to swat away any fears of the much maligned mosquito-born Zika virus. MARK ETHERIDGE reports.
Russell Knox made a 12-footer for par at the 18th of TPC River Highlands on Sunday to win the Travelers Championship by one stroke.