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STARS OUT IN FORCE AT THE BERENBERG GARY PLAYER INVITATIONAL TO RAISE MONEY FOR DEPAUL

Berenberg, the private and investment bank and Black Knight International, united some of the biggest names in golf, business and entertainment under the banner of ‘Golf & Giving’ to raise more than £126,000 for various children’s charities including youth homelessness, Depaul. Alongside 18-time Major winner Gary Player, the annual tournament, staged on the Gary Player-designed Edinburgh Course at Wentworth Club on July 23rd and 24th, featured a number of the game’s iconic figures, including Tom Watson, Fred Couples, Bernhard Langer and Sir Bob Charles, the first left-handed golfer to win a Major Championship. However, it was the team led by three time Major Champion Padraig Harrington, who retained his title from last year, and Ladies European Tour star Alex Peters that claimed overall victory on the day, with a combined team score of 86 points. Tournament host Gary Player, said: “I continue to be blown away by the generosity and support […]
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GARY PLAYER NAILS AGE-DEFYING BACKFLIP OFF BOAT

81 year old golf legend Gary Player posted a video to his Instagram account of him attempting a backflip off of a boat. Player told the FOX Business Network’s Stuart Varney that it took some coaxing from his grandkids to do it. “That wasn’t on the side of the boat that was on the top of the boat, it was very deceptive, it was very high, I was very nervous but all my…American grandchildren said ‘don’t be chicken,’ so I had to go.” Player discussed his daily exercise regimen as well, which would be a challenge for most at any age. “Yesterday I did 1,300 sit ups and crunches, I ran the treadmill at max and I pushed nearly 300 pounds with my legs and did all the other exercises.” Player then weighed in on the British Open at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. “There’s a long […]
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GARY PLAYER: “I BECAME A CHAMPION BECAUSE I KNEW WHAT IT WAS TO SUFFER”

Hello, Mr Player! Let’s get right down to brass tacks: the Open or the Masters? Without a doubt, I choose the Open. No disrespect to the Masters, which I love, but the Open Championship is the oldest and most historic professional golf tournament in the world. I love links golf courses. You can run the ball up, you can hit it high, you can draw or fade it. That’s why the Open is the most important tournament. By far. It tests your balls!  You won nine majors in all, completing your career grand slam at just 29 in 1965. How did it feel to reach the very top of your sport and become a legend? It was very satisfying because becoming the best golfer in the world was a goal I set as a young boy. Getting to where I am today was extremely difficult and took unbelievable sacrifice and […]
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Congratulations to #TeamUSA on your #SolheimCup2017 win. Wonderful competition played in the spirit of our #GlobalGame. Well done to all. GP ... See MoreSee Less

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