SA golfers in action at PGA
Four South African players are 5 shots off the pace at Valhalla.
CAPE TOWN - The South African challenge at the US PGA Championship currently underway lies with four players who are 5 shots off the pace at the Valhalla Golf Club.
Ernie Els, Tim Clark, Louis Oosthuizen and Richard Sterne are all on 1 under.
Meanwhile, Charl Schwartzel is 1 over, George Coetzee and Branden Grace are both 2 over par while Rory Sabatini is 4 over.
Meanwhile, there's a three-way tie for the lead of the Championship after the first round.
Lee Westwood, Kevin Chappell and Ryan Palmer all shot 6 under par 65s - to finish 1 shot ahead of the field, including the likes of Rory McIlroy.
Tiger Woods, who declared himself fit just before the tournament, shot a 3 over par 74.