Schwartzel opens big lead

2015-01-10 18:12

Charl Schwartzel opened with four straight birdies to card a 6-under 66 and surge five shots clear after the third round of the SA Open.

Els player/host of SA Open

2014-12-17 11:25

Ernie Els will take on the role of host and ambassador for the South African Open Championship.

Schwartzel takes halfway lead

2013-11-22 19:22

Charl Schwartzel looked as if he was going to seal the deal for his first SA Open Championship after the second round's play.

Frost aiming to surprise

2013-11-19 17:02

Four men in the SA Open field have won the title, and it would not be too surprising to see any of them in contention again.

Goosen takes aim at SA Open

2013-11-17 11:53

Retief Goosen says he is aiming to win a third South African Open when the event tees off at Glendower Golf Club on Thursday.

Duval joins stars at SA Open

2013-11-07 09:42

Former world No 1 David Duval has confirmed his attendance at the 103rd SA Open to be played at Glendower later this month.

Local heroes join SA Open field

2013-10-18 15:00

James Kingston and Hennie Otto will join defending champion Henrik Stenson and Retief Goosen at the 103rd SA Open.

Stenson to defend SA Open

2013-09-13 16:15

Defending champion Henrik Stenson will spearhead the international challenge at the 103rd SA Open at Glendower.

Otto shoots course record

2012-11-18 12:22

Defending champion Hennie Otto has fired eight birdies and an eagle to shoot a course record of 62 in the final round of the SA Open.

Coetzee shoots course record

2012-11-17 17:31

George Coetzee has made nine birdies and an eagle on his way to a course record in the third round of the South African Open.

Play suspended at SA Open

2012-11-16 16:28

Play has been suspended during the second round of the South African Open due to dangerous weather conditions and lightning .

Bremner on top at SA Open

2012-11-15 18:19

SA's Merrick Bremner is two shots clear at the top of the SA Open leaderboard after shooting a course record-equalling 64.

Otto cherishes 2011 memories

2012-11-14 21:14

Defending SA Open champion Hennie Otto is still overawed after he won last year's edition to add his name among SA golfing greats.

This is the one to win: Grace

2012-11-14 11:14

Four-time European Tour winner this season, Branden Grace, says the SA Open is the one event every countrymen wants to win.

Big-name boost for SA Open

2012-11-05 16:23

The South African Open has received another major boost with the inclusion of Swedish golfer Henrik Stenson in the field.

Aiken starts well in SA Open

2011-11-25 16:15

For Thomas Aiken, winning the SA Open is more important than the riches he could claim from the Race to Dubai World Championship.

Serengeti to host SA Open

2011-06-29 11:08

The Sunshine Tour has named Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate as the venue for this year's South African Open.

Mixed emotions at SA Open

2011-02-05 07:01

Izak van der Merwe and Kevin Anderson went through to the the semifinals of the SA Open, whilst Rik De Voest suffered defeat.

Els reflects on SA Open win

2010-12-20 18:16

Ernie Els has won more than 60 trophies around the world but his victory at the 100th SA Open ranks among the most memorable.

Big Easy triumphs in Durban

2010-12-19 18:49

South Africa's Ernie Els capped a strong weekend with a fourth round 66 to win in emphatic style at the South African Open.

SA Open reduced to 17-holes

2010-12-19 12:59

Heavy rain has forced organisers to take a hole out of play for the final day of the European Tour's South African Open.

Cejka joins Goosen in lead

2010-12-17 19:31

German Alex Cejka shot an eight-under-par 64 to share the first round lead of the SA Open Championship with Retief Goosen.

Play abandoned at SA Open

2010-12-16 15:40

Play was abandoned in the first round of the 100th SA Open due to heavy rain and a waterlogged course at Durban Country Club.

Els, Goose: gem in bad shape

2010-12-15 17:40

South Africans Ernie Els and Retief Goosen have criticised the state of Durban Country Club's course on the eve of the SA Open.

Clark favourite at SA Open

2010-12-15 08:18

Tim Clark is favourite to win the SA Open despite the presence of Major winners Ernie Els, Retief Goosen and Louis Oosthuizen.


Otto wants sizzling putter

2015-01-10 07:59

Former SA Open champion Hennie Otto felt like sticking his putter in the microwave after it took him 15 holes to break par.

SA Open venue announced

2014-10-17 08:01

The 104th South African Open Championship will be played from January 8-11, 2015 at Glendower Golf Club.

Nixon takes SA Open lead

2013-11-21 19:00

England's Matt Nixon leads the South African Open by one stroke after the first round of play at Glendower Golf Club.

Stenson opts out of SA Open

2013-11-18 21:29

Defending champion Henrik Stenson has withdrawn on the eve of the South African Open, citing his ongoing wrist injury.

Kapur ready to gun for SA glory

2013-11-13 14:24

Shiv Kapur left South Africa a disappointed man, but the rising Indian star is aiming for success at the 103rd SA Open.

Schwartzel headlines SA Open

2013-10-31 10:40

Charl Schwartzel will headline the South African Open field at Glendower Golf Club in Johannesburg on November 24.

'Goose' makes SA Open return

2013-09-18 15:30

Retief Goosen has targeted the 2013 South African Open Championship for his return to competitive golf in South Africa.

Stenson wins SA Open

2012-11-18 16:26

Swede Henrik Stenson has held his nerve to win the SA Open, beating South Africa's George Coetzee by three shots.

Stenson keeps SA Open lead

2012-11-17 18:38

Sweden's Henrik Stenson has held onto his lead with a third round 69 in the South African Open at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate.

Schwartzel stays in the hunt

2012-11-17 11:01

Charl Schwartzel has finished his second round a day late at the SA Open after stormy conditions forced him off the course.

Stenson takes SA Open lead

2012-11-16 13:12

Sweden's Henrik Stenson has fired a bogey-free seven-under-par 65 in the second round of the South African Open.

Bremner ties course record

2012-11-15 14:29

Long-hitter Merrick Bremner shot a blistering eight-under-par 64 to tie the course record in the first round of the SA Open.

Coetzee a dark horse at Open?

2012-11-14 19:12

South Africa's George Coetzee says he is perfectly happy coming into the South African Open as a rank outsider.

Major focus for Schwartzel

2012-11-13 21:00

Charl Schwartzel is preparing for the upcoming South African Open exactly the same way as he would for a major championship.

SA duo confirmed for SA Open

2012-10-25 13:59

Tim Clark and Charl Schwartzel have confirmed their participation in this year’s 102nd SA Open Championship.

Losing SA Open a huge loss

2011-07-19 10:45

Losing the South African Tennis Open will be felt on all levels, writes SA Davis Cup team captain John-Laffnie De Jager.

SA Open off ATP calendar

2011-02-06 19:39

SATA have confirmed the worst kept secret in tennis - that the SA Open has been removed from the ATP calendar.

Storm clouds over SA Open

2011-01-20 22:30

A cloud of uncertainty is hanging over the South African Open, with a lack of funds reducing the number of big name competitors.

Schwartzel wins BMW for ace

2010-12-20 13:37

Charl Schwartzel has won a BMW X3 for his hole-in-one during the third round of the South African Open at Durban Country Club.

Els leads Goose by one

2010-12-19 14:26

Ernie Els held a one-shot lead over great rival Retief Goosen to set up a thriller after three rounds of the South African Open.

Els leads 100th SA Open

2010-12-18 18:34

Ernie Els and Retief Goosen will lead the battle for the 100th South African Open at Durban Country Club on Sunday.

Goosen lays golden marker

2010-12-17 13:44

Retief Goosen hit his irons to perfection as he dominated the early proceedings of the rain-delayed opening round SA Open.

SA Open hit by rain

2010-12-16 14:19

Play at the 100th SA Open was suspended with only six players having completed nine holes of their first round at Durban Country Club.

Ernie wants fifth Open win

2010-12-15 17:20

Ernie Els remembers the 1992 SA Open as the tournament that kick-started his career, and is hoping history will repeat itself.

Clark: record not on my mind

2010-12-14 16:04

South Africa's Tim Clark says Gary Player's record at the SA Open is not on his mind despite his two wins at Durban Country Club.

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