ARTICLES RELATING TO GARY PLAYER

Gary Player Country Club celebrates 40 years

2019-08-29 10:57

The Gary Player Country Club celebrates its 40th anniversary this year as one of the venues on the European Tour and home of the Nedbank Golf Challenge.

Legends like Rory's Masters chances, Tiger's tenacity

2019-04-11 19:24

Golf legends Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player backed Rory McIlroy as a solid pick to win the Masters after making ceremonial tee shots.

Gary Player the star attraction at BMW Golf Cup SA final

2019-03-25 13:12

SA's greatest ever sportsman, Gary Player, was the star attraction at the BMW Golf Cup International National Final held at the picturesque Pezula Championship GC in Knysna.

LEADERBOARD: Nedbank Golf Challenge - Round 4

2018-11-11 15:12

Recap the final round leaderboard from the Nedbank Golf Challenge at the Gary Player Country Club in Sun City.

Player lands honour of 'Golf Course Designer of the Year

2018-11-05 15:43

Nine-time Major champion Gary Player was voted 'Golf Course Designer of the Year' at the fifth annual World Golf Awards.

WATCH: Jack Nicklaus' hilarious birthday message to Gary Player

2018-11-02 13:48

Jack Nicklaus has sent an hilarious birthday message to South African golfing legend Gary Player.

Gary Player slams golf authorities over dope testing

2018-07-17 17:16

Dope testing is due to be introduced at The Open for the first time this week at Carnoustie but South African golfing legend Gary Player questions why it has taken so long.

Player blasts US golfers for 'no show' at Wentworth

2018-05-25 19:28

Nine-time major champion Gary Player has criticised the amount of American golfers playing at the European PGA Championship this weekend.

Nicklaus, Player get Masters underway

2018-04-05 17:26

Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player helped get the Masters underway by hitting the first ceremonial tee shots at Augusta.

Player backs McIlroy, Spieth for career Grand Slam

2018-01-18 20:35

Gary Player is confident that Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth will both achieve the sport’s career Grand Slam milestone.

 

SA's greatest Player hails 'unbelievable' Tiger

2019-04-15 14:48

SA golf icon Gary Player has heaped praise on Tiger Woods for winning the "impossible" when the American romped to his 15th Major title at Augusta National.

WATCH: Nicklaus, Player kick off 83rd Masters

2019-04-11 15:26

Legends Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player launched the Masters with ceremonial first tee shots before a cheering crowd at Augusta National Golf Club.

Player hails Harrington's Ryder Cup captaincy role

2019-01-08 17:20

Nine-time Major champion Gary Player has praised the appointment of Padraig Harrington as the European Ryder Cup captain for the 2020 edition.

WATCH: Grace returns NGC trophy to Gary Player

2018-11-06 12:06

South Africa's Branden Grace will be hoping to defend his title at this week's Nedbank Golf Challenge at the Gary Player Country Club.

SA golfers targeting summer success at home

2018-11-02 21:11

The business end of South African professional golf is indeed upon us as the Sunshine Tour's Vodacom Origins of Golf Final ends this week.

Langer honoured with Payne Stewart Award

2018-08-20 19:02

Former world No 1 and German golfer Bernhard Langer has been named the recipient of the PGA Tour's 2018 Payne Stewart Award.

Player backs dope testing at Open Championship

2018-07-17 13:49

SA legend Gary Player has backed the blood testing set to take place at the Open Championship this week, but feels the sport is unlikely to be ever be completely drug-free.

Tiger's miracle recovery amazes Nicklaus, Player

2018-04-05 19:59

Jack Nicklaus is shocked at how well Tiger Woods recovered from spinal fusion surgery. Gary Player had already written him off.

SA golf in for a big year

2018-01-28 06:07

A number of initiatives to boost golf locally are starting to produce results.

Fish hails Gary Player as an example for all

2017-11-23 20:50

South African football legend Mark Fish has hailed golfer Gary Player as an example to all.

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