When they bury Nelson Mandela today, a long-time friend, who also happens to have been a gifted golfer, will feel the parting more than most. For Andrew Mlangeni spent 18 years on Robben Island in a cell beside the man ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Irish Independent
SundayAt Gary Player Country ClubSun City, South AfricaPurse: $6.5 millionYardage: 7,831; Par: 72FinalThomas Bjorn, Denmark67-70-66-65—268Jamie Donaldson, Wales67-66-67-70—270Sergio Garcia, Spain66-73-66-65—270Henrik Stenson, Sweden69-67-69-67—272Brendon de Jonge, Zimbabwe70-68-69-66—273Charl Schwartzel, South Africa68-70-71-66—275Ryan Moore, United States71-65-67-73—276Justin Rose ... FULL ARTICLE AT San Antonio Express-News
Theodore Ernest "Ernie" Els (born 17 October 1969) is a South African golfer who has been one of the top professional players in the world since the mid-1990s. A former World No. 1, he is known as "The Big Easy", for his imposing physical stature (he stands 1.90 metres) along with his fluid, seemingly effortless golf swing.
Growing up just east of Johannesburg in Kempton Park, South Africa, he... Full Article At Wikipedia.org