Giant-killer Nel into Zwartkop Match Play semis

(PHOTO – Eric Nel; credit CJ du Plooy) TSHWANE, 3 October 2017 – Eric Nel put the brakes on Ockert Strydom’s pursuit of a record 13th IGT Challenge Tour title when he downed the Kempton Park pro at the first extra hole in the quarter-finals of the Zwartkop Match Play on Tuesday. The 20-year-old Centurion […]

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Pieters leads the final eight in Zwartkop Match Play

CENTURION, 3 October 2017 – Former Sunshine Tour winner Brandon Pieters will line up alongside a host of graduates and past winners in pursuit of his first IGT Challenge Tour title when the quarter-final matches in the IGT Zwartkop Match Play 2017 tee off at Zwartkop Country Club this afternoon. All eight quarter-finalists had a […]

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Korb banks first IGT win at Ebotse

(PHOTO: Ruan Korb; credit CJ du Plooy) JOHANNESBURG, 20 September 2017 – Ruan Korb closed out a wire-to-wire victory in the Ebotse Challenge on Wednesday and the Pretoria golfer collected his first silverware on the IGT Challenge Tour in fine style at the Ebotse Links in Benoni. Korb had seized control of the event with […]

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Korb poised to chuck monkey at Ebotse

(PHOTO: Ruan Korb; credit CJ du Plooy) JOHANNESBURG, 19 September 2017 – Overnight leader Ruan Korb is poised for a first IGT Challenge Tour victory after pulling away from the chasing pack in the second round of the Ebotse Challenge on Tuesday. “I don’t want to hear the words ‘maiden win’; I just want to […]

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Korb edges Lupini for Ebotse lead

(PHOTO: Ruan Korb; credit CJ du Plooy) JOHANNESBURG, 18 September 2017 – Pretoria golfer Ruan Korb birdied the closing hole at Ebotse Links for a five-under-par 67 and the first round lead in the Ebotse Challenge on Monday. Roberto Lupini set the early target at four under, but Korb overhauled the two-time IGT Challenge Tour […]

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Bulls and Lions inspire victorious Visser

(PHOTO – Leon Visser and his ‘caddy’ Blue Bulls utility back Ulrich Beyers; credit CJ du Plooy) TSHWANE, 13 September 2017 – Ermelo amateur Leon Visser saluted the Bulls and the Lions after he emerged from an enthralling final day battle in the Services Challenge with his first IGT Challenge Tour title on Wednesday. The […]

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Sefatsa snatches pole at Services Challenge

(PHOTO – Teboho Sefatsa; credit CJ du Plooy) TSHWANE, 12 September 2017 – Reinventing yourself is a work in progress, but Germiston’s Teboho Sefastsa is starting to see some light at the end of the tunnel, especially after a seven-under-par 65 propelled him to the top of the pile in the second round of the […]

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