Els pulls out of KLM Open to stay in Irma-hit Florida

2017-09-11 14:46

Ernie Els has pulled out of the KLM Open golf tournament so he can stay with family and friends in Florida to deal with the fallout from Hurricane Irma

Els looks to Presidents Cup after FedEx Cup setback

2017-08-22 14:50

Ernie Els will have time off to recuperate from his rib injury after failing to progress into the FedEx Cup playoffs.

Els shoots 80 in 100th Major start

2017-08-11 10:00

South Africa's Ernie Els was hoping to make a splash in his 100th major championship, but the "Big Easy" is off to a rocky start at the PGA Championship.

Els, Mickelson credit Tiger with reaching 100 majors

2017-08-09 09:39

Ernie Els and Phil Mickelson will make their 100th major starts at the PGA Championship, and both credited Tiger Woods with helping them reach the milestone.

‘Big Easy’ tees off in 100th major

2017-08-07 12:47

Ernie Els tees it up in his 100th major when the PGA Championship gets underway at Quail Hollow this week.

Els heaps praise on Li

2017-07-24 17:10

Ernie Els has applauded Li Haotong for his incredible closing round of 63 at The Open, claiming it was just as good as Branden Grace's 62 the day before.

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, Ferreira send well-wishes to Anderson

2017-09-06 11:49

Kevin Anderson is overawed by the support he’s received from fellow South Africans after reaching the US Open semi-finals.

Major positives for SA golf in 2017

2017-08-22 14:00

It was a respectable year for South Africa's golfers who competed at the major championships.

Centurion Els seeks one more major title

2017-08-10 12:26

Legendary South African golfer Ernie Els believes he is not finished and still has what it takes to win one more major title.

Els paired with Poulter, Matsuyama in 100th major

2017-08-08 10:52

Seven South Africans will be participating in this year's final major, the PGA Championship, at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Els tees off scholarship drive for young stars

2017-08-02 11:44

Legendary South African golfer Ernie Els has announced a major new partnership with renowned sport scholarship agency Athletes USA.

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.

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