Category Archives: Tournaments

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

McGowan wins Zambia Open

ENGLISHMAN Ross McGowan was yesterday crowned the 2015 Mopani/RedPath Zambia Open champion at Nkana Golf Club in Kitwe. McGowan finished at five-under 67 during Sunday’s final round to finish with an overall total of 13-under. He finished two shots ahead of South African Danie van Tonder. The 33-year-old Englishman said

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,

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

Airtel Pro-Am on today

OVER 150 professional and amateur golfers today will have a feel of the Lusaka Golf Club to tee-off the Airtel Pro-Am that precedes the start of the 2014 Zambia Sugar Open tournament on Thursday. Today’s Pro-Am is one of the two that the tournament will host as amateurs get the

Deo Akope Starts Hectic 2014 Golf Season in Zambia

Top professional golfer Deo Akope and Uganda’s most prominent golfer, will get his international golfing season underway when he tackles the Zambia Open that tees off from June 5-8 at the Nkana Golf Club, in Kitwe, Zambia. “I will start my season this week when I take part in the