City of Johannesburg returns
SUN CITY, South Africa (AP) — Christiaan Bezuidenhout won a second straight tournament on the European Tour when he finished with a 69 for 18 under par overall and a convincing five-shot victory at the South African Open on Sunday.
Can you Visit South Africa right now ? South Africa closed its borders to foreign travelers in late March of 2020 in response to the coronavirus pandemic. South Africa is the hardest-hit country in Africa with more than 20,000 deaths.
The Open Championship
As noted at the top, to enter a Regional Qualifier you must be a professional golfer or an amateur with a handicap no higher than scratch (for GB&I golfers, that handicap is using the CONGU system; for everyone else, the handicap system that is used in your place of residence).
The European Tour is traveling to Johannesburg, South Africa for the 2020 Joburg Open . This year the event is taking place at Randpark Club.
Els is entering his 31st year as a professional golfer in 2020, and is one month removed from serving as the International Team Captain at the Presidents Cup in Melbourne, Australia. He was an eight-time International Team member in Presidents Cup competition, compiling a 20-18-2 all-time record.
Theodore Ernest Els
Ernie Els is a four-time major champion, but he has never won the Masters , which would have earned him a lifetime spot in the event (and a very valuable green jacket). In all he has played in 23 Masters , and even had runner-up finishes in 2000 and 2004.