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Golf 14.1.2017 06:23 pm

Graeme Storm shows he can weather the tough times

Englishman looks like new player since narrowly holding on to his card and keeps Rory McIlroy at bay in the South African Open.

There were times when it seemed inevitable that Graeme Storm would succumb to the pressure exerted on him by world number two Rory McIlroy.

Graeme Storm shows he can weather the tough times
Graeme Storm shows he can weather the tough times

Graeme Storm shows he can weather the tough times

Englishman looks like new player since narrowly holding on to his card and keeps Rory McIlroy at bay in the South African Open.

Rory McIlroy soars but needs to watch his back … literally
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Rory McIlroy soars but needs to watch his back … literally

Northen Irishman stays very much in contention at the SA Open at Glendower but is hampered by a back injury.
Local lads fly SA flag at Glendower but Rory McIlroy lurks
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Local lads fly SA flag at Glendower but Rory McIlroy lurks

Trevor Fisher Jnr and Keith Horne produce contrasting rounds to share the lead after the opening round of an enthralling day.
Rory McIlroy tails off after good start but he’s still steady
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Rory McIlroy tails off after good start but he’s still steady

The golfing superstar cards a solid round in the South African Open at Glendower and says he can still improve a lot.
Brandon Stone will defend SA Open title, if you believe in omens
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Brandon Stone will defend SA Open title, if you believe in omens

The similarities between him and the only man to have defended the SA Open title, Trevor Immelman, are truly startling.
Makhura fails to pitch for tee time with Rory McIlroy
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Makhura fails to pitch for tee time with Rory McIlroy

McIlroy was left waiting when the field teed off promptly on time in the early morning, but was forced to carry on without Makhura.
‘Competitive’ Rory McIlroy on a safari to hunt SA Open title
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‘Competitive’ Rory McIlroy on a safari to hunt SA Open title

It’s been 8 years since the golfing hotshot last played in South Africa and he hopes to defy various challengers like Brandon Stone.
5 things we now know after Tiger Woods’ return
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5 things we now know after Tiger Woods’ return

Golf’s flawed genius makes a decent comeback but it’s clear time has affected him numerous ways – postively and negatively.
South Africa wins first ever Test against India
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South Africa wins first ever Test against India

South Africa celebrated a crushing victory in the inaugural Golf Test Series against India at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club on Sunday.
Stone-cold Brandon flourishes at Leopard Creek
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Stone-cold Brandon flourishes at Leopard Creek

Young South African consolidates advantage going into the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship in Malelane.
Stone’s last-ditch heroics lights up Leopard Creek
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Stone’s last-ditch heroics lights up Leopard Creek

23-year-old snatches lead in Alfred Dunhill Championship with dramatic eagle on a day of late twists and turns.
Poulter preaches patience with Tiger
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Poulter preaches patience with Tiger

British stalwart ‘psyched’ to see Tiger Woods back on the course yet cautions against overblown expectations.
Women’s golfing legend inducted into SA Hall of Fame
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Women’s golfing legend inducted into SA Hall of Fame

Sally Little became the first South African woman golfer to receive this honour.
Schwartzel powers on after lukewarm start
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Schwartzel powers on after lukewarm start

Excellent back nine gives defending champion share of the lead at Leopard Creek.
Arnoldi goes wire-to-wire at Centurion
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Arnoldi goes wire-to-wire at Centurion

A healthy dose of patience and a hot putter helped NJ Arnoldi to seal a wire-to-wire victory on the IGT Tour with a commanding performance on the back nine at Centurion Country Club on Wednesday.
Stylish Stapes seals Bobby Locke Open
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Stylish Stapes seals Bobby Locke Open

The 40-year-old software developer he decided to enter the event to get some competitive rounds ahead of the Test against India.
Noren wins Nedbank Golf Challenge
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Noren wins Nedbank Golf Challenge

Alex Noren won the Nedbank Golf Challenge by six shots at the Gary Player Country Club, in Sun City, on Sunday.
Young Wang promotes himself to top of NGC leaderboard
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Young Wang promotes himself to top of NGC leaderboard

‘I did really well today, I played my best golf and obviously I love the course because I shot 64!’
Goosen spreading his wings beyond golf
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Goosen spreading his wings beyond golf

The Polokwane product also owns a wine farm and a course-design business, as well as running a charitable foundation.
Zanotti & Noren steal the show as overnight leaders fail to make the grade
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Zanotti & Noren steal the show as overnight leaders fail to make the grade

Three South Africans are in strong contention to be the first local winner since Trevor Immelman in 2007 with George Coetzee.
Zanotti gets historic hole-in-one and leads NGC
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Zanotti gets historic hole-in-one and leads NGC

It was the first hole-in-one in the 36-year history of the Nedbank Golf Challenge, and it lifted the 33-year-old Zanotti to six-under-par for the tournament.
Fisher in share of lead as Stenson goes deep
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Fisher in share of lead as Stenson goes deep

Fisher used the experience of four previous tournaments at Gary Player Country Club and good judgement off the tee to shoot a four-under-par 68.
Aguilar shows why he is held in high esteem
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Aguilar shows why he is held in high esteem

Aguilar went out in the eighth group of the day and carefully plotted his way around the renowned Gary Player Country Club course in four-under-par 68.
Nedbank Golf Challenge grows in stature
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Nedbank Golf Challenge grows in stature

As the penultimate event of the season, it has attracted all of Europe’s top stars save for Rory McIlroy and Bernd Wiesberger.
Prinsloo captures Race to Q-School #6 in extra time
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Prinsloo captures Race to Q-School #6 in extra time

Arnoldi produced a 69 in very windy conditions at Irene Country Club to set the clubhouse target at eight-under-par 208.
Van Zyl putting the pieces together
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Van Zyl putting the pieces together

He already has squatter’s rights on the range at the back of the practice facility at the Ebotse Links and he now he has even put in a putting green at his new house in Benoni. 

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