Jaco Van Zyl carved out a 3-under-par 34-35=69 to reach the 36-hole point of the Nedbank Golf Challenge T2 on 6-under 138.
Five birdies in a nine-hole burst either side of the turn helped Jaco Van Zyl hoist up a 3-under-par 34-35=69 in round one of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Gary Player Country Club.
Jaco Van Zyl sits 55th on the Race to Dubai so will want to cement his place in the top 60 when he pegs it up at this week's Turkish Airlines Open.
Jaco Van Zyl will tee it up this week for a fourth appearance in the Italian Open, and second at Golf Club Milano.
Jaco Van Zyl travels from the 31st Olympiad to take on the D+D REAL Czech Masters at Albatross Golf Resort in Prague.
Jaco Van Zyl almost landed his first European Tour title at last year's Open de France and will return again this week to try and make the breakthrough.
Jaco Van Zyl moved to within a shot of the halfway lead at the BMW PGA Championship after recording a 4-under-par 35-33=68 in Friday's second round.
First-round specialist Jaco Van Zyl was quick out of the blocks again on Thursday, shooting a 5-under-par 32-35=67 to take the clubhouse lead on day one of the BMW PGA Championship.
A triple bogey-6 at his third hole of the day meant Jaco Van Zyl had to be content with an even-par 37-33=70 in his second round at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Jaco Van Zyl made another fast start on the European Tour, painting a 4-under-par 35-33=68 in round one of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at the K Club.
Jaco Van Zyl tacked his way to a level-par 36-36=72, enough to end the second round of the AfrAsia bank Mauritius Open in T6 on 1-under 143.
Jaco Van Zyl makes his way to Austin Country Club for his maiden appearance in the World Golf Championships-Dell Match Play.
Jaco Van Zyl stumbled to a 2-over-par 35-37=72 for a halfway total of 2-under 66-72=138 at the Tshwane Open.
Jaco Van Zyl confirmed his reputation as a fast starter by hanging up a 4-under-par 34-32=66 in round one of the Tshwane Open.