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December 16, 2018 9:00 PM Ndege, Mariga brave raging winds to bag Jamhuri titles

Mombasa rookie Joel Ndege and veteran lady golfer Mary Mariga emerged winners of the 2018 Jamhuri Day golf tournament at the par 71 seaside Mombasa links golf course over the weekend. Despite the current heavy winds from the nearby Indian Ocean, handicap 24 Ndege posted 36 stableford points to emerge the overall winner and claim the trophy while the club’s 184

December 16, 2018 9:00 PM Golf: Bollo bolts team to Safari tour Victory

Royal Nairobi Golf Club’s Pro Kenneth Bollo spurred his Pro-Am team to victory over the weekend during the fourth leg of the Safari Tour golf tournament at Thika Greens Golf Resort. Bollo, the 2016 Golfer of The Year (Goty) who turned pro early this year, carded a personal score of 35 stableford points, before topping it up with the best scores from combined 190

October 11, 2017 12:03 PM Top pros face-off in Diani Beach Masters

Kenya’s professional golfers return to the once popular Diani Beach Masters this year to chase a Sh1 shillings purse courtesy of title sponsors Prime Bank. At least 40 local professionals and others from across East Africa and beyond, are expected at the Leisure Lodge Golf and Beach Resort in Diani, Kwale County from October 18 to 21. The event, which 90

October 8, 2017 9:10 PM Golf: No one was successful enough to win the Sh3.6 million Renault Megane

Little-known Martin Ombura nearly quit golf earlier last week but after ten minutes with Nyali Golf club professional's Ngugi Njuguna at the range, he was triumphant in winning the overall prize at the I&M Bank golf day with 39 stableford points on Saturday. The 14-handicap Ombura beats one of the largest fields of the year at the Coast with 190 players 37

August 6, 2017 9:03 PM Mudanyi happy with early lead: Weekend clubs round-up

It’s a tight race at Vet Lab as golfer’s battle for honours in Kabete Open tourney. Edwin Mudanyi took advantage of playing at his home club as he came from behind to lead in Day Two of the 2017 Kabete golf Open at the weekend. Mudanyi had 147 gross for the deserved lead at the par 72 Vet Lab course in Nairobi. The golfer posted a four over par 76 gross 28

July 30, 2017 10:09 PM Lady golfers converge at the Coast for tourney while Karichu maintains KAGC lead in local front

Kenyan lady golfers face an uphill task against leading Tanzanian and Ugandan counterparts when they meet for this year’s annual Ladies Coast open from tomorrow. The three-day event tees off at the par 72 Leisure Resort course in Kwale County tomorrow sponsored by Prime Bank before Ken Freight-sponsored action moves to the par 72 Vipingo course in Kilifi 14

June 25, 2017 9:09 PM Golf: Handicap 17 Kamau clinches Dedan Kimathi golf title

Arthur Kamau carded an identical score of 22 stableford points on both nines for a total of 44 points to clinch the Dedan Kimathi University charity golf title at the par 71 Nyeri Golf Club over the weekend. Kamau, playing off handicap 17, was in great shape as he sank three birdies on the outward nine, then added two more birdies on the inward nine - mixed 11

May 29, 2017 4:04 PM Golfer Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on charge of driving under the influence

Golfer Tiger Woods was arrested in South Florida on Monday morning on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to media reports. Woods, a former top-ranked golfer who is second on the all-time list with 14 major titles, was taken into custody at about 3 a.m. (0700 GMT) near his Jupiter Island home and released hours later 7

May 29, 2017 3:55 PM Tiger Woods arrested on charge of drink-driving

Former world number one taken into custody on Jupiter Island, Florida Tiger Woods was arrested in the early hours of Monday morning on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol. The former world No1 was taken into custody near his home on Jupiter Island, Florida. According to Palm Beach County police, he was arrested at 3am, booked into jail around 7

May 7, 2017 9:11 PM From cricket to golf: Patel claims maiden win

Cricketer-turned-golfer Anand Patel plays the gentleman’s game for leisure. He was among the finest cricket players in the late 1980s, playing alongside such players as Steve Tikolo for Nairobi’s Simba Union team. But when Patel moved to Mombasa, he found the humid weather challenging to continue playing cricket, so he took up golf. He joined the Mombasa 7