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SAGA names teams for Fellowship Cup Test

13 Jul 2017

The South African Golf Association (SAGA) and GolfRSA announced the 16 players that will represent South Africa in the second Fellowship Cup Test against the India Golf Union in August on Thursday.

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SA amateur golf salutes David Konzani

03 May 2017

The South African golfing fraternity mourns the passing of former number one ranked senior David Konzani, who passed away this morning at the age of 55 after a year-long battle with cancer.

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Central Gauteng takes SA Senior IPT glory

29 Apr 2017

Western Province and Gauteng North did everything possible to spoil Central Gauteng’s party, but they could not stop the Lions from roaring to a successful title defence in the 30th South African Senior Inter-Provincial in Knysna on Friday.

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EP seals SA Senior IPT promotion

29 Apr 2017

Twelve months after the side was relegated at Kyalami Golf Club, Eastern Province emerged as the undisputed champions in an epic battle for supremacy against Boland in the final round of the 30th South African Senior Inter-Provincial in Knysna on Friday.

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SA Senior IPT heads to humdinger final

28 Apr 2017

Western Province beat Central Gauteng by the narrowest of margins in 2014 and 2015, but the Lions turned the tables on Province last year to celebrate their 12th victory since 2002 in the South African Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial.

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Boland and EP all out in Battle for Promotion

28 Apr 2017

The B-Division battle for promotion is perched on a knife’s edge as just half a games point separate Boland and Eastern Province ahead of the final round of the South African Senior Inter-Provincial in Knysna.

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Lions hunt Southern Cape at SA Senior IPT

27 Apr 2017

Central Gauteng are within a games point of A-Division log leaders Southern Cape at the midway point of the 29th SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial Championship after a powerful assault in Wednesday’s second round in Knysna.

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Boland and EP at loggerheads in Knysna

27 Apr 2017

Boland and Eastern Province will start the third round in the battle for promotion at the 29th SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial Championship in Knysna locked at the top of the standings on Thursday.

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Southern Cape and Central Gauteng show strength in Knysna

26 Apr 2017

Central Gauteng made a dream start to their title defence in the 29th SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial and Southern Cape showed they mean business in the first round matches at the Simola Golf and Country Estate near Knysna on Tuesday.

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Seniors ready to rumble at SA IPT

25 Apr 2017

Central Gauteng launches their title defence in the 29th SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial at the Simola Golf and Country Estate near Knysna today.

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The World Masters Championship

23 Mar 2017

Fancy taking on some of the west coast of Scotland’s finest courses? Well here’s your chance – with the launch of the World Masters Golf Championship, a competitive event in a social environment that is open to all amateur golfers over 50 years of age who have an official handicap.

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Le Roux and Stapleton advance in India

08 Dec 2016

Western Province senior Francois le Roux and Shaun Stapleton, a mid-amateur from Central Gauteng, are the only South Africans starting the match play stage in the 116th Amateur Golf Championship of India today.

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SA make a battling start in India

06 Dec 2016

Morgan Phillips and Shaun Stapleton led the eight-man challenge for South Africa in the opening round of the 116th Amateur Golf Championship of India on Tuesday.
Phillips, who ranks fourth in the South African Golf Association Senior rankings and third ranked mid-amateur Stapleton posted a pair of 76s at Royal Calcutta Golf Club to grab a share of 15th in the Indian Golf Union’s flagship event.

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South Africa wins first ever Test against India

04 Dec 2016

South Africa celebrated a crushing victory in the inaugural Golf Test Series against India at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club on Sunday. The South African team vowed to win the Test for fallen team-mate Mellette Hendrikse. True to their word, the four-man senior and mid-Amateur sides clinched six of the eight Singles matches to defeat the host nation 11.5 - 4.5.

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SA team takes control in Kolkata

03 Dec 2016

The South Africa team was in commanding form as they extended their first round advantage to three points in Saturday’s second round of the inaugural Golf Test Series in India. The local heroes racked up victories in three of the four Fourballs games and will head in to the final round on Sunday leading Indian 5.5 – 2.5.

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SA team edges ahead in India

02 Dec 2016

South Africa’s Senior and Mid-Amateur teams swept into the early lead against India in the opening round of the inaugural Golf Test Series at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club on Friday.

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SA teams set for ground-breaking test in India

02 Dec 2016

South Africa’s Senior and Mid-Amateur teams have thoroughly enjoyed the magnificent hospitality from the Indian Golf Union since their arrival in India on Tuesday, but the two four-man sides are ready for the gloves to come off when the ground-breaking Golf Test Series tees off at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club today.

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Tribute to Mellette Hendrikse

02 Dec 2016

On behalf the South African Golf Association, and in particular the Senior and Mid-Amateur national teams on tour in India at the moment, I extend our heartfelt condolences to Mellette’s family and friends.

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Funeral Notice - Mellete Hendrikse

28 Nov 2016
The Hendrikse family wishes to announce that Mellette's funeral service will be held on Thursday, 1 December at 11h00.
The family requests that those attending please wear their highest golfing attire, i.e. local, provincial or national blazers.
Venue - NG Kerk Wonderpark at 1849 Berg Avenue in Akasia, Pretoria.
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SA golf mourns Mellette Hendrikse

24 Nov 2016

The South African golfing community is reeling with shock at the unexpected passing of one of its most passionate administrators, Mellette Hendrikse.
“Mellette was extremely well known and respected, both as a player and golf administrator, and we were incredibly saddened to learn that he passed away after suffering a heart attack on Wednesday afternoon,” said South African Golf Association acting president Geoff Taylor.

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Historic win for Williams at SA Senior Champs

21 Oct 2016

South Africa’s number one ranked Steve Williams became the first player in the country’s golfing history to hold both the senior national titles on the amateur and pro circuit concurrently after he closed out a wire-to-wire victory in the 28th Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Stroke Play Championship at Kyalami Country Club on Friday.

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Gobel eyes breakthrough at SA Senior Champs

20 Oct 2016

Thanks to four rounds on some of the toughest Links courses in Scotland at the recent Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, unheralded Rurik Gobel will be gunning for the 28th Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Stroke Play Championship title on Friday.

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Madalas fire at Kyalami

19 Oct 2016

First round leader Steve Williams and former champion Mellette Hendrikse steered the Madala team to a 13 point lead in the first round of the Madala Challenge at the 28th Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Stroke Play Championship on Wednesday.

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Williams starts with a bang at SA Senior Champs

19 Oct 2016

Top ranked Steve Williams from Modderfontein Golf Club in Gauteng made a superb start in the 28th Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Stroke Play Championship at Kyalami Country Club on Wednesday.

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Seniors set for SA Stroke Play challenge

13 Oct 2016

A blend of past winners, 2016 champions and a prime piece of real estate promises to serve up an intoxicating cocktail when the Indwe Risk Services South African Senior Stroke Play Championship tees off at Kyalami Country Club from 19-21 October.

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Wellington wants a shot at Senior SA Stroke Play

06 Jun 2016

A return to the winner’s circle in May has not only put a spring in Jock Wellington’s step, but the 65-year-old is now targeting afourth INDWE Senior SA Stroke Play Championship title in October and there are a few good reasons why the three-time champion could start the senior circuit’s flagship event as one of the favourites.

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SAGA bids farewell to Hannes Botha

19 Apr 2016

The South African Golf Association (SAGA) extends its heartfelt condolences to Wilna, children Louis and Lize Botha, the grandchildren and friends of former SA Senior Golf chairman Hannes Botha, who passed away on Sunday morning, 17 April.

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Central Gauteng and WP triumph at SA Senior IPT

15 Apr 2016

After close calls in the last two editions of the INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial, Central Gauteng produced a champions’ innings on the final day to end Western Province’s reign in the prestigious national senior team championship.

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Mpumalanga and North West make merry at SA Senior IPT

15 Apr 2016

They stewed over their relegation for 12 months, but Mpumalanga are back in the A-Division after a mighty push in the battle for promotion at the 28th INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial, while North West edged out Free State to claim the Super Seniors title at Killarney Country Club on Friday.

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Can Central Gauteng dethrone WP for IPT crown?

14 Apr 2016

The battle for supremacy in the A-Division of the 28th INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial is going right down to the wire as defending champions Western Province and Central Gauteng lock horns for victory on Friday.

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Another day, another victory for Mpumalanga

14 Apr 2016

Looking to reverse their 2015 relegation in this year’s INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial, Mpumalanga stayed on the winning path in the B-Division with more success on day three at Killarney Country Club.

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Province moves clear at Indwe SA Senior IPT

13 Apr 2016

The Western Province senior and super senior teams took early control at the 2016 INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial with a commanding performance on day two of the prestigious national team championship at the Wanderers Golf Club.

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Mpumalanga motors ahead at Indwe SA Senior IPT

13 Apr 2016

Mpumalanga strengthened their claim for promotion in the 2016 INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial with a 9.5 – 2.5 result against Limpopo, while Boland defeated Free State 7 – 5 on day two at Killarney Country Club.

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Battles lines drawn for INDWE SA Senior IPT

11 Apr 2016

Central Gauteng are ready to welcome the country’s top senior and super senior amateurs for the 28th playing of the INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial at the Wanderers Golf Club and Killarney Country Club from 12-15 April.

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Province ready to pursue more Indwe SA IPT glory

04 Apr 2016

Western Province will be looking to extend their incredible INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial record when the 28th edition of the prestigious senior team championship tees off from 12-15 April.
The Seniors and Super Seniors teams are champing at the bit to exert their dominance at this year’s matches at the Wanderers Golf Club after last year’s double A-Section celebration at the Ebotse Links.

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Class act Konzani wins Indwe SA Senior Stroke Play

23 Oct 2015

David Konzani claimed the Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Amateur Stroke Play Championship in swashbuckling style at Humewood Golf Club on Friday. Having gained a considerable advantage earlier rounds of 67, 70 and 74, the 55-year-old Port Elizabeth golfer continued in the same vein in the final round to score a runaway 12-shot victory at his home course.

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Umthakathi Konzani is King of the Castle

22 Oct 2015

Just a couple of holes into the third round of the Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Amateur Stroke Play Championship at Humewood Golf Club, former SA tennis ace Kevin Curren and Brian Mampies began calling their playing partner ‘Umthakathi’.

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Konzani on cruise control at SA Senior Stroke Play

21 Oct 2015

The high winds and gusting conditions at Humewood Golf Club did little to deter David Konzani as he continued to stamp his dominance on the Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Amateur Stroke Play Championship on Wednesday.

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Konzani in command at Humewood

20 Oct 2015

In-form David Konzani took full advantage of the gentle conditions at Humewood Golf Club to make a brilliant start in the Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Amateur Stroke Play Championship on Tuesday.

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Humewood – a true test of skill

19 Oct 2015

The great Bobby Locke called Humewood the finest golf course in South Africa and the country’s famous true Links is where the battle for glory in the Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Amateur Stroke Play Championship will play out this week.

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Hendrikse wary of EP duo at Humewood

18 Oct 2015

Mellette Hendrikse identified Eastern Province seniors David Konzani and Mzuyanda (Peter) Zingela as the men most likely to deny him a successful title defence in the Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Amateur Stroke Play Championship title this week.

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Hendrikse gunning for more INDWE SA Senior Stroke Play glory

14 Oct 2015

South Africa’s top ranked senior Mellette Hendrikse will be gunning for a third Indwe Risk Services SA Senior Amateur Stroke Play Championship title at the magnificent Humewood Golf Club in Port Elizabeth from 20-23 October.

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Zingela wins Golfer's Club KZN Senior

09 Sep 2015
Congratulations to Mzuyanda Zingela from Eastern Province, who won the Golfer's Club KZN 36 Hole Open. The Uitenhage golfer carded successive rounds of 73 at Cotswold Downs for a two stroke victory on two-over-par 146 over Gordon Wessels from Gauteng North.
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Hendrikse wins KZN Spring Open

07 Sep 2015
South Africa's number one senior Mellette Hendrikse from Gauteng North claimed his fourth victory this season in the 
KZN Spring Open on Saturday.
The 54-year-old reigning Indwe SA Senior Amateur Stroke play champion carded rounds of 76 and 74 at Durban County Club to beat local favourite Glyn Forman and David Konzani from Eastern Province by one stroke on 150.
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Double Delight for Province at Indwe Senior IPT

17 Apr 2015

The Western Province Seniors and Super Seniors celebrated a superb double victory as both teams successfully defended their A-Section titles for a second successive year in the INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial in Benoni.

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EP back to winning ways at Indwe Senior IPT

17 Apr 2015

Eastern Province was in ascendancy again as they fought their way to a podium finish in the B-Section of the 27th INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial just 12 months after relegation, while the Southern Cape Super Seniors celebrated success in Benoni.

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Final round showdowns looming at Indwe Senior IPT

16 Apr 2015

Gauteng North and North West enjoyed outstanding success in the third round of the 27th INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial, but Western Province need just one more solid delivery to complete a successful A-Section title defence in Benoni.
The defending champions took control of the country’s largest senior team championship with two comprehensive second round victories, and drove their advantage home by beating Ekurhuleni at Ebotse Links Golf Club on Thursday.

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WP in control at Indwe Senior IPT

15 Apr 2015

Western Province put their title defence into high gear with two decisive second round victories and vaulted to the top of the A-Section standings in the 27th INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial in Benoni on Wednesday.
Province defeated Southern Cape 8.5 – 3.5 and beat Mpumalanga 8 – 4 to lead the log with eight points.

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Central Gauteng edges ahead at Indwe Senior IPT

14 Apr 2015

Western Province won both their opening matches on Tuesday, but Central Gauteng raked in the games points to lead the defending champions in the A-Section on day one of the 27th INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial in Benoni.
Central Gauteng scored a comprehensive 8 – 4 victory over Southern Cape at Ebotse Links Golf Club and collected 8.5 points in their match against Ekurhuleni to top the standings with four points and 16.5 game points.

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WP Super Seniors charged for INDWE Senior IPT defence

13 Apr 2015

Mark Hair, Ivan Palframan, Herman September and Tim Hewan are primed to chase down an unprecedented fifth Super Senior title for Western Province in the 27th INDWE SA Senior Amateur Inter-Provincial at the Ebotse Links Golf Club in Benoni on Tuesday.

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The South African Golf Association and Womens Golf South Africa have joined forces to form GolfRSA, a new unified company that will professionally administer the commercial interests and golf operations of amateur golf in South Africa.

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