Insta Recap: Grace Wins in South Africa

Branden Grace shot a 6-under 66 at Gary Player Country Club, overcoming a three-shot deficit, to capture the 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge. The win was the career eighth for the 29-year old South African star.

Here’s a roundup of five pieces of European Tour content to recap the story:


1. THE TURNING POINT

Jamieson’s chip in birdie lips out, while Grace’s long putt drops. Grace up one.

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2. THE WINNING PUTT

Grace taps in for par to become the first South African to win since Trevor Immelman in 2007.

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3. THE SCORECARD

A look at Grace’s bogey-free scorecard with six birdies – none bigger than the last one on No. 16.

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4. THE CELEBRATION

The newly-minted champion takes in the traditional champagne spray.

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5. THE TROPHY

Grace raises the trophy that includes names such as Johnny Miller, Seve Ballesteros, and Bernhard Langer etched on it.

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Credit: European Tour Media


Kevin Reid

Kevin Reid is a Pro Golf Weekly producer and contributor. Kevin calls himself a professional golf fan.



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