5.8.2020 05:56 pm
The Rise-Up Series will be played behind closed doors in Gauteng over the next two months.
Professional golf will return to South African fairways later this month, the Sunshine Tour has confirmed, with a new Gauteng swing of five tournaments that will be known as the Rise-Up Series.
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.
‘As an international athlete, to receive the highest honour awarded to civilians in the United States is humbling indeed,’ Player said.
Four years ago, Capetonian Mohamed Suliman’s prognosis was dire. He took control and is now representing his country in the largest amateur club tournament in the world.