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The Nelson Mandela Championship 2013 being played in South Africa, and is sponsored by the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund. It only started back in 2012 and is in the Kwa Zulu-Natal Province, in the Mount Edgecombe CC. The Golfing Community has felt Nelson Mandela’s death as has everyone else in the world. He was an inspiration to many golfers, the most famous one being Tiger Woods, who met in back in 1998.
They all have great respect for Nelson Mandela. And just a week after his death has come the Nelson Mandela Championship, which is part of the European Tour. The champion who’s coming back to defend his title against many worthy opponents is Scott Jamieson of Scotland. It is one of the biggest championships being held in South Africa so it is not one to miss.
Currently Daniel Brooks of England is leading the scoreboard, being at Hole 18 a -8 Par. The winner will get a prize of 158,500 Euros with the runner up getting 115,000. So don’t miss out on your chance to not only watch a great Gold Tournament, but also paying respect to the great Nelson Mandela after whom this tournament is named after, it’s being played from 11th December to 14th December.
Posted: 6th December 2012
The European Tour will start off the 2013 calender with The Nelson Mandela Championship live, which will be presented by ISPS Handa. This tournament is worth a million Euros and it will be from the 6th of December to the 9th of December and it will be played the Royal Durban Golf Club which is located in Durban, South Africa. Coming up next, from December 13th to the 16th, the Alfred Dunhill Championship will be held at the Leopard Creek Country Club in Malelane, South Africa for a million and a half Euros.
Soren Kjeldsen will be one of the players that will be participating in the tournament this year along with David Horsey and Pablo Larrazabal. Julien Quesne and Christian Cevaer are all playing in the Nelson Mandela Championship. Some of the other players that you will see on the field if you happen to attend this tournament or watch a live stream is Dean Burmester, Riekus Nortje, Peter Uihlein and Thabo Maseko, as well as Reggie Adams, Garth Mulroy, Keenan Davidse and George Coetzee.
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, European Tour
, Scott Jamieson
, The Nelson Mandela Championship
, Christian Cevaer
, Dean Burmester