Player named SA's Olympic golf captain

2015-08-15 16:45

Gary Player will captain South Africa’s first Olympic golf team at the 2016 Olympic Games.

US Open at Chambers Bay a 'tragedy' - Player

2015-06-20 22:13

Nine-times major champion Gary Player slammed as a "tragedy" this week's U.S. Open site.

Tiger could've won 23 majors - Player

2015-04-14 16:07

South African golfing legend Gary Player says Tiger Woods could easily have won up to 23 majors.

McIlroy gets Player's backing

2015-04-09 17:31

Gary Player says fitness and patience will enable Rory McIlroy to handle the Masters' pressure better than his infamous 2011 collapse.

Player's birthday wish a message of hope

2014-10-31 09:02

Gary Player delivered a strong message of hope as he celebrates his 79th birthday tomorrow with enthusiasm.

Player tips Charl to beat Rory

2014-08-07 15:30

As the last major of the year tees off in Kentucky, Gary Player shares his thoughts on who might walk away with the coveted prize.

Player expects "Royal" battle

2014-07-17 14:00

As the world focuses on the Open Championship, Gary Player is predicting a battle between golf's elite stars for the title.

Player's head proves correct!

2014-07-09 10:39

SA sporting icon, Gary Player, went with his head and correctly predicted Germany's semi-final SWC victory over Brazil.

Player pays homage to Madiba

2013-12-06 09:26

South Africa's greatest ever golfer, Gary Player, has paid tribute to Nelson Mandela who died on Thursday.

Player likes Sun City format

2013-11-16 21:44

The new format of an expanded 30-man field at the 2013 Nedbank Challenge is a recipe for success, believes Gary Player.


Gary Player's picks for the Open

2015-07-15 12:27

South African golf legend Gary Player has given Sport24 his picks for this week's Open Championship.

Player 'pulling' for Mickelson

2015-06-18 09:45

Gary Player wants Phil Mickelson to join him and four other players in the history books by winning the US Open.

Player: Spieth world’s best putter

2015-04-14 12:31

South African golfing legend Gary Player says 2015 Masters champion Jordan Spieth is by far the world’s best putter.

Player welcomes Sun City field

2014-12-03 13:38

Gary Player has welcomes 30 of the world's top golfers to 'Africa's Major', the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City.

Gary Player Invitational turns 15

2014-09-08 15:29

The Gary Player Invitational will celebrate its 15th anniversary as SA’s premier charity golf tournament in November.

Player praises McIlroy's feats

2014-07-22 08:43

Gary Player is confident that Rory McIlroy will follow him as only the second non-American to win a career Grand Slam.

Gary Player's ice bucket challenge!

Gary Player is a South African icon who, at 78-years-old, is still putting those half his age to shame...

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Els still excited at 20th try

2014-04-09 21:08

South African golfer Ernie Els says that he never tires of the Masters even though he returns to Augusta for the 20th time.

Saturday 'Knight' fever!

2013-11-18 11:23

Is it a geriatric John Travolta or an elderly Elvis? No, it's the "Black Knight" partying it up at the Gary Player Invitational...

Tight battle at Lost City

2013-11-16 17:40

There was very little separating the top teams after Saturday’s first round of the Gary Player Invitational.

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