Monday, 27 February 2017
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European Tour players were full of praise for everyone involved in getting the 2017 Joburg Open across the finishing line, despite the severe weather conditions. Read the best of the compliments here...

Despite not playing at Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club this week, the Masters Champion Danny Willett still found the time to praise the green staff:

The Joburg Open Champion himself was quick to also show his appreciation for the grounds team that had to contend with over 200 millimetres of rain during the course of the week:

Rikard Karlberg summed up the feeling among the players with this fine tweet:

Jaco Van Zyl watched our video showing just how severe the weather in the Joburg region had been, and took his hat off to those working around the clock to make the tournament happen:

The likes of Chris Paisley, Duncan Stewart, Mark Foster, Justin Hicks, Pep Angles and Adrien Saddier also showed their gratitude:

With ground staff under the spotlight Bernd Wiesberger took the opportunity to praise all those that help with our events:

And finally, from us, one final thank you:

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Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1FICHARDT, DarrenRSA18-15
T2MANLEY, StuartWAL18-14
T2WARING, PaulENG18-14
T4MORRISON, JamesENG18-13
T4STONE, BrandonRSA18-13
T4KRUYSWIJK, JacquesRSA18-13

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