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De Jonge finishes 22nd in Texas 2 June 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Brendon de Jonge finished tied for 22nd place at the AT&T Byron Nelson in Irving, Texas at the weekend. De Jonge closed the tournament on eight-under 269 after rounds of 70, 66, 63, 70 to pocket a cheque of $62,302 for his troubles. It was a good outing for the Zimbabwea...
Good finish for De Jonge, Vincent 21 April 2015 HARARE - Brendan de Jonge and Scott Vincent fired closing rounds of 71 and 73 to finish tied for 18th and 64th respectively at the RBC Heritage Classic staged at Harbour Town Golf Links in South Carolina, United States. Playing in his first PGA event of his career, Vincent finished on even par...
De Jonge fades away at Valspar 17 March 2015 HARARE - For the fourth time in his career Brendon de Jonge held the 36-hole lead but still failed to win the first US PGA crown of his career. He eventually finished a disappointing 33rd on one-under-par 283 some nine strokes off the pace at the end of the $5,9 million Valspar Championship in...
Despair for de Jonge 13 March 2015 HARARE - Brendon de Jonge came agonisingly close to winning his first PGA crown on Sunday but dropped four shots, which eventually cost him the $3 million Puerto Rico Open. He would eventually fall two strokes off the pace. The burly golfer came into the competition as the top-ranked player...
De Jong elected to Car's executive committee 16 December 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) vice-president Colleen De Jonge has been elected on the powerful Confederation of African Rugby (Car) executive committee following the continental body’s general assembly in Paris at the weekend. De Jong, who also doubles at ZRU’s chief executive officer, i...
De Jonge in good start 23 August 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's top golfer Brendon de Jonge had a good start to the first-round of The Barclays, the opening tournament of the four-event FedExCup playoffs on Thursday. De Jonge is currently joint second together with Americans Jim Furyk and Hunter Mahan as well as Englishman Paul Casey af...
De Jonge makes cut at Valhalla 12 August 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Brendon de Jonge finished tied for 41st place at the year’s final golf major the PGA Championship at a rain-softened Valhalla on Sunday. Three weeks after failing to make the cut at The Open Championship at Hoylake in Liverpool, the Zimbabwean ended the PGA Championship on ...
De Jonge finishes strongly 5 August 2014 HARARE - Golfer Brendon de Jonge, finished tied for 37th place at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. The Zimbabwean golfer carded a 69 on Sunday finish at even-par 280 for the tournament that was won by the red-hot Irishman Rory McIlroy. De Jonge, who...
De Jonge misses cut 19 July 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwean golfer Bendan de Jonge missed the cut on his British Open debut yesterday after finishing four-over par 148 after two rounds. Although a number of golfers were still on the course at Hoylake by the time of going to press yesterday, the projected cut for the tournament was a...
Obama honours Zim golfers at White House 27 June 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's past and present PGA Tour stars added another feather to their caps on Tuesday after gracing the White House during a President’s Cup reception hosted by US president Barrack Obama. Amongst Zimbabwe’s golf luminaries invited to the famous residence were Zimbabwe golf legend...
De Jonge on verge of first win 20 June 2014 CONNECTICUT - The tournaments following Majors always appear a little unbuttoned, even more so, I presume, for the players, and maybe and hopefully the slightly relaxed vibe that’ll be present in the Travelers Championship is exactly what Brendon de Jonge needs to finally put four rounds together...
De Jonge falters at Pinehurst 17 June 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwean Brendon de Jonge finished tied for 28 with a score of seven-over 287 at the US Open at Pinehurst, North Carolina on Sunday after a poor third and final round. The 33-year-old from Harare has a reputation for poor play on the weekend, so it was a developing story when he char...
De Jonge finishes 37th at Masters 15 April 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwean Brendon de Jonge finished a credible tied for 37th on his first appearance at Augusta National for the Masters over the weekend. De Jonge shot rounds of 74, 72, 76, 73 for a gross total of seven-over 295 as he finished tied on the same score with three other golfers, Vijay ...
De Jonge fades at Honda Classic 4 March 2014 HARARE - After enjoying a good early start to the Honda Classic on the PGA Tour, Zimbabwean golfer Brendan de Jonge quickly faded in the penultimate round to eventually finish 39. De Jonge was in contention to win his first ever PGA Tour title after carding 66 and 68 in the opening two rounds....
De Jonge finishes 18th 21 January 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's golfer Brendon de Jonge cared a final round 66 to finish joint 18th at the $5.7 million Humana Challenge in La Quinta, California, over the weekend. De Jonge, who had signed for cards of 69, 68, and 66 in the opening three rounds, ended the tournament on 19-under 269 just n...
De Jonge heads to Humana Challenge 15 January 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe PGA Tour contender Brendon de Jonge will take part at the Humana Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation in La Quinta, California on the PGA West (Palmer) course. The tournament tees off tomorrow. De Jonge will be hoping for a better outing in La Quinta, which...
De Jonge finishes 18th at Tour Champs 24 September 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Brendon de Jonge ended his PGA Tour season with an 18th place finish at the Tour Champions by Coca-Cola at the East Lake Golf Club, Atlanta on Sunday. De Jonge, who carded a two-under 278, was tied for 18th together with Englishman Luke Donald. The Zimbabwean pocked $158...
De Jonge qualifies for Tour Championship 18 September 2013 HARARE – Zimbabwean golfer Brendon de Jonge has qualified for this week's The Tour Championship by Coca-Cola tournament at the East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Georgia. De Jonge qualified for the tournament after his 18th place at the BMW Championship on Monday after he carded a five-under 279....
De Jonge unsure of Pres Cup team 4 September 2013 HARARE – Zimbabwe's top golfer golfer Brendon de Jonge is not optimistic of earning the captain pick for this year's Presidents' Cup.   De Jonge fired a second-round 65 at the Deutsche Bank Championship on his way to a ninth place finish at the tournament with a gross total of 15-under 269. ...
De Jonge reigns supreme 14 December 2012 HARARE - Zimbabwe's leading golfer, Brendon De Jonge, was crowned Sportsperson of the Year at a glittering Annual National Sports Awards (Ansa) ceremony in the capital last night. The bulky 32-year-old from Harare, who had an outstanding year on the USPGA Tour, also walked away with the Sportsman...
De Jonge starts well in Malaysia 26 October 2012 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Brendon de Jonge was tied for 16th place at the opening round of the Cimb Classic in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia after carding a three-under 68 yesterday. De Jonge started his opening round at the PGA Tour co-sanctioned event at the MINES Resort and Golf Club in fine form after fir...
De Jonge heads to Malaysia 25 October 2012 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Brendon de Jonge joins the rest of the PGA Tour leading contenders in the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur, for the Cimb Classic set to tee off today. Ten of the 2012 winners on the tour including Tiger Woods, Jason Dufner and Nick Watney will all be at the MINES Resort and Gol...
De Jonge fourth at McGladrey Classic 23 October 2012 HARARE - Zimbabwe's PGA Tour contender Brendon de Jonge fired a five-under 65 on the final round to finish tied for fourth at the McGladrey Classic on Sunday. De Jonge went into the final round at Sea Island in sixth place before signing off a final score card that read 66-69-68-65 (12-under 268)...