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Zambia Open qualifier on May 26

THE qualifier for 10 amateur golfers to take part in the Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) Zambia Open Golf Championship has been set for May 26 at Nkana Golf Club. Zambia Golf Union honorary secretary Kelly Munsaka said in an interview yesterday that 20 amateurs according to the order of merit

Zambia Sugar Open gets K100,000 Stanbic boost

STANBIC Bank has pledged its commitment to the growth of golf in Zambia through exposing young payers and professionals to the sport. Presenting a K100,000 cheque to Zambia Sugar Organising Committee chairman Roy Penney, Stanbic head of risk Jaulani Mtine said the bank was happy to support the Sunshine Tour

Golfers Arrive for Tournament

Foreign golfers participating in the Zambia Sugar Open tournament that starts tomorrow have started arriving. Zambia Golf Union President Jason Kazilimani says the 750-thousand US dollars golf tournament has attracted golfers from South African, Brazil and European countries. He says the Zambia Sugar Open is an important event on the

Lungu calls for sports blueprint

PRESIDENT Lungu has urged sports associations to formulate development programmes that will transform Zambia into Africa’s sports powerhouse. Lungu said sound youth development programmes are important to the development of all sport disciplines. “Establishing a sound junior golfers’ programme, promoting peri-urban golfers tournaments, establishment of an academy for the youth

List of Invitees to the Mopani/Redpath & Zambia Sugar 2015 Opens

Listed below are the names of the golfers invited to take part in the Mopani/Redpath Open and the 2015 Zambia Sugar Open.  ZAMBIAN LOCAL PROFESSIONALS     MOPANI/REDPATH INVITEES                    Reserves   ZAMBIAN AMATEURS   ZGU INVITEES  

Choma Scoop Quadrangular

CHOMA Golf Club on Sunday stunned their opponents when they scooped this year’s quadrangular championship held at their golf course. Choma, who started as underdogs behind defending champions, Chilanga and Nkana, used home advantage to garner 90 points to win the tournament, which was sponsored by Meanwood General Insurance. Chilanga,

Zambia Sugar ‘sweetens’ Zambia Open

ZAMBIA Sugar Plc has released US$150, 000 (about K960, 000) for the hosting of the 2015 Zambia Sugar Open Golf Championship. Managing director Rebecca Katowa handed over the cheque to organising committee chairperson Roy Penney during the contract signing ceremony at Lusaka Golf Club on Thursday evening. Katowa said her

Exciting new developments – Nkana GC

With the forthcoming Zambia Open 2015, there are some exciting new facility developments at Nkana GC. First up you will soon be able to enjoy a relaxed, convivial atmosphere at the “Terrace Restaurant” conveniently situated on the main terrace, with great views over the dam and 18th hole. This will serve great

South African leads Airtel Pro-Am

ZAMBIAN professionals Dayne Moore and Mohammed Zulu each scored a gross of 74 to lead the local professionals in the Airtel Pro-Am Golf tournament at Lusaka Golf Club yesterday. South African Shaun Smith scored the best gross of 68 from the group that teed off  in the morning while Zambia’s Patrick

114 foreign golfers to participate in Zambian tournament

About 114 foreign players have confirmed their participation in the Zambia Golf Championship which tees off on Thursday this week, the Zambia Daily Mail reported on Monday. And the foreign golfers have since started arriving for the tournament, which is the second international Sunshine Tour event to be staged in