Platinum Classic

The Platinum Classic was a golf tournament on the Sunshine Tour. It was founded in 1995, and was played at the nine-hole Mooinooi Golf Club, North West Province, South Africa, although the first event had to be moved to Rustenburg when the greens at Mooinooi were vandalised.[1]

Platinum Classic
Tournament information
LocationMooinooi, South Africa
Established1995
Course(s)Mooinooi Golf Club
Par72
Length6,835 yards (6,250 m)
Tour(s)Sunshine Tour
FormatStroke play
Prize fundR500,000
Month playedSeptember
Final year2013
Tournament record score
Aggregate196 Jean Hugo (2010)
To par−20 Jean Hugo (2010)
Final champion
South Africa Neil Schietekat

The tournament was traditionally held in October but was moved to March in 2012 and September in 2013. The prize fund was R500,000.

WinnersEdit

Year Season Winner Score
Platinum Classic
2013 2013   Neil Schietekat 201 (−15)
2012 2012   Jake Roos 202 (−14)
2011 2011   Hennie Otto 199 (−17)
2010 2010   Jean Hugo 196 (−20)
2009 2009   Darren Fichardt 201 (−15)
2008 2008   Thomas Aiken 197 (−19)
2007 2007   Louis Oosthuizen 205 (−11)
2006 2006–07   Vaughn Groenewald 202 (−14)
2005 2005–06   Jaco van Zyl 198 (−18)
2004 2004–05   Titch Moore 200 (−16)
2003 2003–04   Doug McGuigan 199 (−17)
2002 2002–03   Titch Moore 198 (−18)
2001 2001–02   Roger Wessels 201 (−15)
2000 2000–01   Desvonde Botes 202 (−14)
1999 1999–00   Bobby Lincoln 201 (−15)
1998 1998–99   Bobby Lincoln 202 (−14)
1998 1997–98   Desvonde Botes 199 (−17)
1996 1996–97   Mark Murless 204 (−12)
Rustenburg Classic
1995 1995–96   Brett Liddle 208 (−8)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ex-champs gather at Mooinooi". Pretoria News. October 30, 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-31.

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