9.8.2020 08:37 am
Dustin Johnson drained eight birdies to fire a five-under par 65 and seize a one-shot lead after a blistering third-round performance, while South African Dylan Frittelli fell further behind at the PGA Championship on Saturday.
Johnson had four birdies on the front nine then birdied three of his final five holes to reach nine-under 201 at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco.
Though golf clubs have been cleared to open courses, GolfRSA says it will be some time before the industry recovers.
The national federation says it does not condone the opening of any golf facilities until it gets the green light from government.
After 10 weeks of shutdown, South African golf officials continue to appeal to government in an attempt to lift restrictions, with the industry on the verge of a potential collapse.
The national federation has urged golfers and clubs to remain patient as talks with the sports ministry continue.
The 2020 Nedbank Golf Challenge will be held between December 3-6.
Elite golfers face a challenge in an attempt to juggle events when the European and American tours resume.
The national golf federation is hoping government will allow amateur golfers to return to the course as lockdown restrictions are eased.
Gary Player feels US golfers are asking too much to be included in the field of the annual Nedbank Golf Challenge.
World number one Rory McIlroy supports the US PGA Tour health and safety plan for returning to competition in June, saying he plans to play all three events next month.
Excellent financial management from respective boards now mean players, coaches and caddies can survive the immediate pandemic storm.
It’s been a tough few weeks for Victor Lange, but he’s confident the world will conquer a nasty foe.
He’s a legend in golfing circles, but the 84-year-old’s Trump accolade places his questionable politics into the spotlight … again.
South Africa’s golfing legend will receive the award from Donald Trump.