A double bogey on the 17th hole prevented South Africa’s Jacques Kruyswijk from securing the round of the day at the Open de Espana on Saturday.
After a tough stint on the Challenge Tour, 2016 Lion of Africa Cape Town Open winner Jacques Kruyswijk is back on home soil ahead of the start of the Vodacom Origins Series.
A thunderstorm hit Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club on Saturday to cause yet another delay to the Joburg Open – this time reducing the tournament to 54 holes instead of the regulation 72.
Darren Fichardt’s eye-catching rounds of 66, 66 at the Joburg Open gave him the top spot in the clubhouse on Friday, courtesy of some good putting. The four-time European Tour winner was 11 under par and pleased that his flat stick was behaving again after two tough years on the European Tour. Everyone knows about the putting woes @Darrenfichardt1! We’re… Read more →
Jacques Kruyswijk only let the emotions show when he knew the Cape Town Open was his.
Conditions were the toughest yet during round three of the Cape Town Open at Royal Cape Golf Club on Saturday, where Jacques Kruyswijk carded 68 to lead by three strokes.
‘That was the most enjoyable round of golf I’ve played all year,’ said Jacques Kruyswijk after shooting 66 at Royal Cape Golf Club to lead the Lion of Africa Cape Town Open.
If Jacques Kruyswijk needed confirmation of his recent good form, then being drawn with Sunshine Tour winners Danie van Tonder and Christiaan Bezuidenhout should do it. Kruyswijk tees off in the Sun Sibaya Challenge on Wednesday with seven top-20s from his last eight starts across Southern Africa. He was sole second last week at the Origins of Golf Euphoria. ‘I’m… Read more →
Jaco Ahlers earned his third Sunshine Tour win of the season and a sixth overall title as he cruised to a three-stroke win at the Vodacom Origins of Golf Euphoria, held at Euphoria Golf Estate and Hydro. Ahlers finished the 54-hole event on nine-under-par, with Jacques Kruyswijk his nearest challenger on six-under, and, the final day saw a completion of… Read more →
Erik van Rooyen ripped up the front nine at Euphoria Golf Estate on Thursday, reaching the turn in five under par on his way to the sole lead in round one of the Origins of Golf tournament. A shakier back nine that included an eagle, two birdies and three bogeys put the 26-year-old in the clubhouse on six under par… Read more →