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GARY PLAYER’S OLYMPIC DIARY: CHAPTER 4

Aug 25, 2016 | Filed Under: General News

Having hardly recovered from the excitement of the men’s tournament I found myself receiving a jolt of energy by turning my attention to the ladies tournament, getting myself ready to captain two wonderful athletes, Paula Reto and Ashleigh Simon.… Read More »

BLACK KNIGHT ARCHIVES: BEHIND THE SCENES

Aug 24, 2016 | Filed Under: General News

As you might expect, the Black Knight Archives houses materials from Gary Player’s illustrious golf career, including photographs of the legend in action and his 167 global victories, medals, golf equipment, awards and gifts from the many who admire… Read More »

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 »