Charl Schwartzel shot a 3-under 69 Saturday to take a one-shot lead after the third round of the South African Open, the season-opening event on the European Tour.
Schwartzel moved to 15-under 201, with Morten Orum Madsen (69) and Marco Crespi (70) tied for second at Glendower Golf Club.
South Africa's Hennie Otto surged into fourth with a 65, another stroke behind.
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South Africa's Charl Schwartzel won the China Masters on Sunday, closing with a 4-under 68 for a one-stroke victory over Darren Clarke and 2012 winner Liang Wenchong.
Schwartzel, the 2011 Masters winner, had a 9-under 279 total on Nanshan International's Montgomerie Course. He earned $180,000 in the OneAsia Tour event.
''It's always very satisfying to win,&...
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October 13, 2013
During the third round of The Open Championship, Charl Schwartzel was on the 448-yard 15th hole and ripped an absolutely massive drive. The ball just kept rolling all the way up onto the green because of the rock-hard fairway and lightning fast conditions. My favorite part was the group on the green pointing at the ball and chuckling at what they had just seen.
LET IT FLY
Charl decided to take the road less traveled on Saturday at the Open Championship on the par-4 15th. Just drive the green, no big deal. [FTW] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Charl Schwartzel was extremely frustrated at The Open Championship after bogeying 10, 12, 13 and 14. When he got to 15, he hit a poor shot out of the heather and threw his club at the ground violently out of frustration. His 6-Iron broke and Schwartzel finished the hole with a double-bogey. It’s okay Charl, we’ve all been there before. [The Big Lead]
Charl Schwartzel is in the midst of a poor first round Thursday at the Open Championship, and on the 15th hole, the 2011 Masters champion's temper boiled over, at the expense of his 6-iron.
After recovering from a double-bogey on the first hole to play his first 11 holes at even par, Schwartzel bogeyed 12, 13 and 14 to fall to 3-over. His tee shot on 15 then found the deep left...
Former Masters champion Charl Schwartzel and Wu Ashun of China were the clubhouse leaders in the Malaysian Open after the second round was suspended because of darkness on Friday.
Schwartzel and Wu scored 4-under-par 68s to lie 9 under overall halfway through the European and Asian Tours event at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club.
But 75 players, exactly half of the remaining...
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March 22, 2013
Everyone wants to end their round of golf on a good note. Charl Schwartzel probably would've settled for not looking foolish Sunday. Unfortunately for Schwartzel, he was unable to avoid an embarrassing finish to the day, as he missed three putts from just three feet away to close out his third round at the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Mass. Each miss drew a rather loud...
HOLE LOTTA TROUBLE
Pro golfer Charl Schwartzel finished Sunday's third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship tournament on a terrible note with a four-putt on the 18th green, and all of the putts came from within three feet of the hole. Schwartzel was in position to make a birdie with the first putt on the 18th, but ended up with a double bogey. The four-putt served as a fitting end to a...
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HUMBLE, Texas Charl Schwartzel looks like a boy as he sits there. A boy with the capability of growing a beard and winning the Masters, sure.
But he has a shy smile and a soft voice and even though he is 27 years old it is easy to imagine him as a little kid.
And that may be because, even a year after he won the Masters, this is all pretty new for him. Winning The Masters changed...