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AFRICA’S MAJOR CHANCE

Aug 23, 2016 | Filed Under: General News

The 2016 Nedbank Golf Challenge, hosted by Gary Player, will undergo a major transformation as Sun City celebrates the inclusion of “Africa’s Major” on The European Tour’s elite Final Series of the Race to Dubai. The golfing fraternity can look… Read More »

PLAYER’S CHARGES MAKE A MOVE IN RIO

Aug 19, 2016 | Filed Under: General News

Advice from South Africa’s team captain Gary Player helped Paula Reto to make a significant move on day two of the Women’s Golf Competition in Rio de Janeiro, while compatriot Ashleigh Simon’s decision to let go also paid dividends on Thursday.… Read More »

GARY PLAYER’S OLYMPIC DIARY: CHAPTER 3

Aug 17, 2016 | Filed Under: General News

After 112 years of waiting, Brazil’s Adilson da Silva had the honour of hitting the first tee shot of golf’s return at the 2016 Rio Olympics. I think all golf fanatics breathed a sigh of relief knowing golf is back where it belongs - in the Olympic… Read More »

GARY PLAYER’S OLYMPIC DIARY: CHAPTER 2

Aug 11, 2016 | Filed Under: General News

My experience at the Olympics continues to be unique and what a time it has been! Waking up on Saturday morning in a strange room and bed, with very little sleep due to the late night after the Opening Ceremony, I definitely felt it. At 80 I am not as… Read More »

GARY PLAYER’S OLYMPIC DIARY: CHAPTER 1

Aug 08, 2016 | Filed Under: General News

As I prepared to leave my beloved farm, I packed with a sense of anticipation, pride and excitement to be leaving for Rio as the first ever Captain of South Africa’s men and ladies golf teams. I am especially enthusiastic to see golf back where it belongs,… Read More »