STEN­SON SHINES AT SUN CITY

Golf Digest (South Africa) - - The Golf Life Think Young/play Hard -

In six NGC ap­pear­ances, Hen­rik Sten­son has never fin­ished worse than fourth, and is a cu­mu­la­tive 78-un­der-par for 24 rounds. 2nd 4th 2nd * Won 4th 2nd 275 272 277 267 281 278 tational tour­na­ment.

Sten­son will be the favourite at Sun City. In six pre­vi­ous ap­pear­ances he has never fin­ished worse than fourth. He won in 2008 with a re­mark­able 21-un­der per­for­mance, by nine shots from Kenny Perry.A year later he lost a sud­den-death play­off to Aus­tralian Robert Al­lenby.

“It’s cool to be in­tro­duced on the first tee ev­ery­where you go as the Open cham­pion, and I think I will get an amaz­ing re­cep­tion at Sun City be­cause the crowds there are bril­liant,” said Sten­son dur­ing the Tour Cham­pi­onship in At­lanta at the end of Septem­ber. “I am sec­ond on the Race to Dubai and know that if I can win the NGC I’ll have a great chance to fin­ish the sea­son as No 1 again. I love the Gary Player Coun­try Club and know what

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