Els rolls back years with strong Open start

2017-07-20 21:42

Ernie Els fired a warning that he can still make his presence felt at a major as he shot a 68 in the opening round of the British Open.

Els withdraws from Scottish Open

2017-07-12 14:00

South African icon Ernie Els has withdrawn from this week's Scottish Open in the lead-up to golf's third major of the year, the Open Championship.

Malusi Gigaba, Ernie Els and the curious case of the Guptas' citizenship

2017-06-28 08:17

We should be careful not to become too blasé about what look like relatively small transgressions among our Cabinet ministers, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

'Big Easy' hoping to 'make some noise' at US Open

2017-06-15 12:02

Two-time US Open champion Ernie Els cannot wait to get on to the Erin Hills Golf Course as the 117th US Open gets underway this week.

Els calls two-shot penalty on himself

2017-05-25 22:16

Four-times major winner Ernie Els underlined why golf has a proud reputation for integrity and fair play by calling a two-shot penalty on himself at the PGA Championship.

No dream Masters farewell for Els

2017-04-09 22:48

It was not the Masters farewell Ernie Els would have wanted but the smooth-swinging South African was looking pretty cheerful as he walked off an 18th green.

Els content at Masters farewell

2017-04-07 08:03

Ernie Els had a run of three straight birdies on the back nine to shoot an even-par 72 in the opening round of what's likely his final Masters.

Els gearing up for what could be his last Masters

2017-04-05 20:05

Ernie Els has memories at every corner of Augusta National, typical of someone who is playing the Masters for the 23rd time.

Els prepares for Augusta swansong

2017-03-29 16:13

Ernie Els is preparing for what will likely be his final appearance at Augusta National as a player next week.

SA charge ready to pay homage to Arnold Palmer

2017-03-15 19:29

Some of South Africa's star golfers are gearing up to pay homage to the late Arnold Palmer in the legend's annual Invitational.


9 SA contenders at the Open Championship

2017-07-19 18:35

The Open Championship gets under way at Royal Birkdale this week and there are NINE South Africans in the field.

Ernie watches as Anderson wins at Wimbledon

2017-07-06 10:45

South African golf icon Ernie Els was among the crowd during Kevin Anderson’s second round victory over Italy’s Andreas Seppi at Wimbledon.

Twenty years on, Els still at home

2017-06-16 09:38

Twenty years after the second of his two US Open victories, Ernie Els still feels at home in the tournament billed as the toughest test in golf.

8 golfers to fly the SA flag at US Open

2017-06-13 14:22

The 117th US Open gets under way at Erin Hills, Wisconsin this week and there are EIGHT South Africans in the field.

Els helps SA golf to keep giving back

2017-04-24 13:18

It’s no surprise that Ernie Els has become one of golf’s most ardent supporters of charity.

Els sees end to his Masters run

2017-04-07 18:05

South Africa's Ernie Els, who has won the British Open and the US Open twice each, is coming to terms with the fact that he might never win the Masters.

Els leads SA charge at Masters

2017-04-07 06:50

Ernie Els leads the South African charge after the first round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club.

5 players will fly the SA flag at Augusta

2017-04-03 14:39

South Africa will have five golfers competing at this week's Masters at Augusta National.

SA golfers ready for Masters stroke

2017-03-26 06:22

Local names will be in the running to compete for the coveted green jacket at Augusta in the US and the R22.4m prize.

Ernie Els' message to the Lions

2017-03-09 22:07

Ernie Els has thrown his support behind the Lions and thanked them for the work they do for his 'Els for Autism' foundation.

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