ZIMBABWE’S junior golfers edged closer to a spot at this year’s Toyota Junior World Cup after completing the second round of the All-Africa Junior Golf Challenge within striking distance of defending champions South Africa yesterday.
LOCAL golf hopeful Ryan Cairns warmed up for this year’s edition of the Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open in style after managing credible sixth place finish in the IGT Tour’s Centurion Academy Classic in Pretoria, South Africa, yesterday.
Zimbabwe’s top golfer Brendon de Jonge will be hoping for a strong performance at this week’s Puerto Rico Open to enhance his chances qualifying for the International Team to face the United States at the Presidents Cup in South Korea in October.
ZIMBABWE Open Golf Committee (ZOGC) secretary Mike Mahachi expects another star-studded field for this year’s edition of the country’s flagship golf tournament to be held at the picturesque Royal Harare Golf Club next month.
ZIMBABWE golf legend and World Golf Hall of Fame inductee Nick Price will receive one of golf’s most prestigious honours, the Gold Tee Award, from the Metropolitan Golf Writers’ Association (MGWA) at the 64th National Awards Dinner in New York on June 9.
WELL-RESPECTED golf development coach Roger Baylis believes Zimbabwe has wasted a golden opportunity to showcase the significant strides the country has made in reviving the sport, after the Zimbabwe Golf Association (ZGA)’s failure to enter a team for the World Amateur Team Championship to be held in Japan. (more…)
ZIMBABWE’S leading amateur golfer Scott Vincent received a major boost ahead of next month’s United States Amateur Championship after breaking inside the top 10 of the latest the World Amateur Golf Ranking.