GARY PLAYER TURNS 80

THE GREAT

Golf Digest (South Africa) - - Front Page - BY GUY YOCOM

AN AP­PRE­CI­A­TION OF THE INDOMITABLE

GARY PLAYER AS HE TURNS 80

GRAND SLAM MO­MENT

1965 US Open at Bel­lerive. I com­pleted the Grand Slam and do­nated my prize­money to the USGA for ju­nior golf and can­cer re­search. I was 29 years of age and the third man in his­tory to win the ca­reer Grand Slam. I was weight train­ing with Mr Uni­verse in prepa­ra­tion.

PHO­TOS COUR­TESY GARY PLAYER GROUP

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