Top Zim golfers in Namibian tourney

TOP Zimbabwean professional golfers are in the MTC Namibian PGA Championships which teed off at Windhoek Country Club yesterday.

The Namibian PGA, sponsored to th

e tune of R500 000, is alongside the Royal Swazi Sun, the largest event on the Southern African Sunshine Tour outside those played in South Africa, since the Zimbabwe Open folded in 2001.

Tongoona Charamba and Ignatius Nketekete are the only Zimbabwe-based players who travelled to Windhoek. The two were joined in Namibia by Zimbabwean professionals resident in South Africa.

Some of the top Zimbabweans plying their trade down south include Mike Lamb, Travis Fraser and Shane Pringle. – Staff Writer.