George Coetzee tops the betting for this week's Tshwane Open in South Africa and it's not hard to see why; he won the event two years ago and has been a member at Pretoria CC since the age of 10.
George Coetzee was 5-under through 13 holes in his first round at the Joburg Open and four behind clubhouse leader Paul Peterson before play was suspended for the day due to a waterlogged course at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club in South Africa. UPDATE: Coetzee returned Friday to complete a 6-under 66 and end round one three off the lead.
Local man George Coetzee will take on a rain-drenched Royal Johannesburg & Kensington GC when he goes in search of a second victory at the Joburg Open in South Africa.
George Coetzee led the Omega Dubai Desert Classic overnight Friday, but slipped back to T3 on resumption of the second round, eventually carding 2-under-par 33-37=70 for a 36 hole total of 8-under 136.
George Coetzee was leading at 9-under when Friday's play in round two of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic was called off early in the afternoon session after high winds battered the course.
George Coetzee showed his liking for Emirates GC again with an opening 6-under-par 33-33=66 at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, good enough for T2 in the clubhouse.
George Coetzee thrashed a 7-under-par 36-29=65 in his second round at the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek, posting 9-under 143 at the midpoint to sit one shot behind clubhouse leader Charl Schwartzel.
Middle Eastern specialist George Coetzee will try to turn around his record in the DP World Tour Championship, Dubai at Jumeirah Golf Estates this week.
George Coetzee pieced together a 3-under-par 34-35=69 to reach 6-under 138, T2 in the Nedbank Golf Challenge heading into the weekend.
George Coetzee had a pair of eagles and a double bogey on his card in an eventful opening 3-under-par 34-35=69 at the Nedbank Golf Challenge in his native South Africa.
George Coetzee notched a third sub-70 round of the week - a 4-under-par 33-34=67 - to finish alone in fifth at the Turkish Airlines Open on 14-under 270.
George Coetzee thrashed a 7-under-par 34-30=64 in his opening round at the Turkish Airlines Open, good enough for the clubhouse lead.
George Coetzee was T12 on his last start at the WGC-HSBC Champions in 2014 and returns to China for another crack this week.
George Coetzee has plenty of course form at Oceanico Victoria Golf Club ahead of this week's Portugal Masters, but very little recent form.