Gary Player Invitational set for November

2013-09-19 18:10

Africa’s premier charity golf event, the Gary Player Invitational, will be staged at the Lost City Country Club at Sun City from November 14 to 17.

The announcement of the annual tournament that will see teams of celebrity and top businessmen paired with professional players was made in Parktown, Johannesburg today.

The event, spearheaded by the country’s golfing legend Gary Player, will see its proceeds donated to charity.

The title sponsor of the competition, Coca-Cola, also announced that it will be financing the competition for the sixth year running.

“I am thrilled that Sun City will host the final of our global invitational, which has experienced another record-breaking fundraising year for the The Player Foundation,” said Player, who was the country’s most successful golfer during an illustrious career.

Names of participants have not been made public.

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