Wife, Jennifer; Nadia (7/7/86), Nicholas (1/1/91), Sybil Mary (1/14/01), Sophia Maree (11/4/04)
Orlando; Florida; United States
City Plays From
Best known during the 2007 season as one of the three judges on Golf Channel's "Fore Inventors Only" show
Started playing golf at age 7 with encouragement from father
Countryman Gary Player had large influence on his early career.
Riding and breeding horses, fishing, hunting
PGA TOUR Victories (3)
1991 Independent Insurance Agent Open
1993 Southwestern Bell Colonial, NEC World Series of Golf
PGA TOUR Champions (14)
1985 Palaborwa Classic, Million Dollar Challenge.
1986 Minolta Match Play Championship, Palaborwa Classic, South African PGA Championship.
1987 Palaborwa Classic, South African PGA Championship.
1988 Palaborwa Classic, Million Dollar Challenge.
1989 Minolta Match Play Championship.
1990 Lexington PGA Championship, Twee Jongezellen Masters, Goodyear Classic.
1991 ICL International.
2003: In final season of 10-year exemption for winning the 1993 NEC World Series of Golf, played in only 15 events due to wrist surgery (July 14) and degenerative discs in his back. 2002: Best finish was T23 at the Compaq Classic of New Orleans. 2001: Finished in the top-25 four times in only seven cuts made
Opened with 66 at the Honda Classic and stood one stroke back of the lead. Finished T11. 2000: Best finish of the year came at the Buick Invitational with a T21, earning $29,014, his largest check of the season. 1997: One of his best seasons since winning twice in 1993. Had four top-10s including top-fives at the Doral-Ryder Open (T5) and Greater Milwaukee Open (T5). 1996: Best finish was a T4 at Doral-Ryder Open. Closing 66 left him five strokes behind winner Greg Norman. 1994: Captain's Choice for International Team at Presidents Cup. Was 1-3 in foursomes and four-ball before halving singles match with Phil Mickelson. 1993: Pair of victories came on two of the TOUR's most storied courses: Colonial and Firestone. Moved into contention with second-round 63 at Colonial National Invitation, then closed with 67 to defeat Greg Norman by one stroke. The victory earned a place in the NEC World Series of Golf, where final-round 62 earned him $360,000 first-place check and a 10-year PGA TOUR exemption. 1991: First TOUR victory came at Independent Insurance Agent Open, played in October after tournament had been postponed because of rain in April. Played final two rounds in 11-under par to defeat Billy Ray Brown, Mike Hulbert and Tom Kite by one stroke. 1988: Finished 65-68 on weekend for T3 at THE PLAYERS Championship. 1987: Joined PGA TOUR after finishing second at NEC World Series of Golf, three strokes behind Curtis Strange. 1985: Had 18 runner-up finishes on Southern Africa Tour before gaining first victory there
Won Palaborwa Classic and Million Dollar Challenge.