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Nedbank Golf Challenge 2017 News

Read up on what happened during the 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge.

Player’s #StrokeofGenius Is Pure Grace

12 Nov 2017

“Without a question it goes to Branden Grace on the 16th hole,” said the Black Knight.

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Branden Grace joins the greats in NGC history

12 Nov 2017

Branden Grace became the first South African winner of the Nedbank Golf Challenge in a decade at Sun City.

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Schwartzel earns Player’s #StrokeofGenius vote

11 Nov 2017

There was a South African flavour to Gary Player’s #StrokeofGenius in the third round.

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Jamieson leads with Grace chasing

11 Nov 2017

Scott Jamieson is poised to claim the biggest win of his career as he takes a one-stroke lead into Sunday’s final round.

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#StrokeofGenius on Day 2 is a tie

11 Nov 2017

The Black Knight was hard-pressed to select only one shot for his #StrokeofGenius in Friday’s second round.

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To the Victor goes the lead

10 Nov 2017

Frenchman Victor Dubuisson seized a two-stroke lead in a weather-interrupted and demanding second round.

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Lee Westwood Day 1 #StrokeofGenius

10 Nov 2017

The first round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge produced a number of memorable moments and great shots.

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Branden Grace leads SA charge

09 Nov 2017

Branden Grace heads the SA charge after Thursday’s first round, placing him only one stroke off the lead.

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Rustenburg school gives hero’s welcome to emotional Stone

08 Nov 2017

Nedbank and Brandon Stone give back to Rustenburg School.

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World-class entertainment and golf at Sun City

08 Nov 2017

The 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge will feature a world-class lineup of entertainment to match the golf when it tees off.

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From dreams to title hopes

07 Nov 2017

Dylan Frittelli and Haydn Porteous share their fond memories of "Africa's Major" from their childhood.

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Brave Bjørn’s #StrokeOfGenius

02 Nov 2017

The par-five 14th hole of the Gary Player Country Club is one of the great risk and reward holes of this golf course.

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Tiger Woods’s #StrokeOfGenius

01 Nov 2017

The 1998 Nedbank Golf Challenge, hosted by Gary Player, was defined by the presence of Tiger Woods in the field.

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Harrington adds Major weight to Nedbank field

01 Nov 2017

Padraig Harrington has accepted an invitation to play in next week’s Nedbank Golf Challenge, hosted by Gary Player.

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Stenson’s Dominant #StrokeOfGenius

31 Oct 2017

Stenson’s nine-stroke victory is second only to Nick Price’s 12-stroke win in 1993 as the biggest margin of victory in the history of this event.

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Zanotti’s Historic #StrokeOfGenius

30 Oct 2017

In the 2016 Nedbank Golf Challenge, Fabrizio Zanotti produced a shot that was not only a #StrokeofGenius but also an historic moment in the history of “Africa’s Major”.

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Gary Player CC course nearing peak condition for NGC

29 Oct 2017

With just over one week to go until the Nedbank Golf Challenge, hosted by Gary Player, the Gary Player CC course is on track to reach its peak condition.

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Gary Player still the driving force behind the success of Africa's Major

27 Oct 2017

“You know, Sun City, this golf course and this tournament are all so much a part of my life. Whenever I come back here it’s like I’m with family and friends,” says Player.

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Be sure to bet on Africa’s Major with Sunbet

25 Oct 2017

The 37th iteration of the prestigious Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player is set to showcase the very best golfing prowess from the 9-12 November.

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Player lists his 5 greatest NGC shots

19 Oct 2017

Gary Player has selected five of his greatest moments in the history of the Nedbank Golf Challenge.

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The tradition of the Final Round

11 Oct 2017

Every year, Sun International invites the South African golf media to Sun City to play the Gary Player Country Club in what is known as the Final Round.

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NGC app gets bigger and better

11 Oct 2017

The Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player, and its app will play a major role in the European Tour’s digital drive and new mobile phone policy at this year’s tournament.

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A stroke of Genius

10 Oct 2017

The commercial for the 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player, is a powerful look at what makes “Africa’s Major” one of the game’s greatest tournaments.

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Sevel ready to lead Nedbank Golf Challenge into new era

07 Oct 2017

Sevel takes over from Alastair Roper, who retired in 2016 after 20 years at the helm of "Africa's Major".

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Stenson ready to shine in Sun City

04 Oct 2017

World Number Eight Henrik Stenson will bring his Major appeal to South Africa once again when he returns to the Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player, from November 9-12.

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Noren Confirms Nedbank Title Defence

26 Sept 2017

Defending champion Alex Noren is returning to the Nedbank Golf Challenge in November.

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The Rolex Series

23 Sept 2017

The Nedbank Golf Challenge, hosted by Gary Player, is now one of US$57.5 million reasons for the world's best players to include it on their schedules.

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Sunbet Sports Betting

22 Sept 2017

If you’re planning to attend the Nedbank Golf Challenge, simply pop into Sunbet’s cash betting marquee conveniently located near to the 18th hole.

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The Nedbank Golf Challenge Through the Decades - The Eighties

22 Sept 2017

A golf tournament was offering the first million-dollar purse, and a first prize of $500 000.

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European Tour rings in changes to mobile phone policy

08 Sept 2017

The European Tour has a new mobile phone policy that will be in effect at this year’s Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player at Sun City from November 9-12.

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Past Master Thomas Bjørn Confirmed For 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge

04 Sep 2017

Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjørn will return to a happy hunting ground in Gary Player Country Club, the scene of his last European Tour victory,...

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Oosthuizen confirmed for 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player

03 Jul 2017

Major winner Louis Oosthuizen has confirmed his place in the 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player from November 9-12.

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Stone Takes First Qualifying Spot For 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge

11 Apr 2017

South Africa’s Brandon Stone is the first player to qualify for the 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player, part of the European Tour’s newly-founded Rolex Series.

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