Golf-Stenson overcomes illness to share Sun City lead (Reuters)
(adds quotes) SUN CITY, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Sweden’s Henrik Stenson overcame a bout of illness to share the lead with South African Jaco van Zyl after the first round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at the Gary Player Country Club on Thursday. Stenson, a previous winner of the tournament dubbed ‘Africa’s Major’, had felt poorly since arriving at Sun City. From the 14th onwards, my legs were like jelly and it was a real struggle.” Van Zyl, 36, also hit six birdies on his debut appearance at a tournament he usually watches from the comfort of his sofa.
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