South African Open Golf Past Champions

South African Open (golf) Past Winners

The South African Open Championship Past Champions

Year Season Winner Score
Sunshine European
South African Open Championship
2015 2014 2015    
2013 2013 2014 Morten rum Madsen 269 (−19)
2012 2012 2012 Henrik Stenson 271 (−17)
2011 2011 2011 Hennie Otto 274 (−14)
2010 2010 2011 Ernie Els 263 (−25)
2009 2009 2010 Richie Ramsay 275 (−13)PO
2008 2008 2009 Richard Sterne 274 (−14)PO
South African Airways Open
2007 2007 2008 James Kingston 284 (−4)
2006 2006–07 2007 Ernie Els 264 (−24)
2005 2005–06 2006 Retief Goosen 282 (−10)
2005 2004–05 2005 Tim Clark 273 (−15)
2004 2003–04 2004 Trevor Immelman 276 (−12)
2003 2002–03 2003 Trevor Immelman 274 (−14)PO
Bell's South African Open
2002 2001–02 2002 Tim Clark 269 (−19)
Mercedes-Benz South African Open Championship
2001 2000–01 2001 Mark McNulty 280 (−8)
2000 1999–00 2000 Mathias Grönberg 274 (−14)
Mercedes-Benz – Vodacom South African Open
1999 1998–99 1999 David Frost 279 (−5)
South African Open
1998 1997–98 1998 Ernie Els 273 (−15)
1997 1996–97 1997 Vijay Singh 270 (−18)

Prior to European Tour co-sanctioning

Year Winner Score
Philips South African Open
1996 Ernie Els 275
1995 Retief Goosen 275
1994 No tournament due to two events in 1993
Dec 1993 Tony Johnstone 267
Feb 1993 Clinton Whitelaw 279
Protea Assurance South African Open
1992 Ernie Els 275
1991 Wayne Westner 272
1990 Trevor Dodds 285
1989 Fred Wadsworth 278
Southern Suns South African Open Championship
1988 Wayne Westner 275
1987 Mark McNulty 278 PO
1986 David Frost 275
South African Open Championship
Title sponsors unknown prior to 1986
1985 Gavan Levenson 280
1984 Tony Johnstone 274
1983 Charlie Bolling 278
1982 No tournament due to two events in 1976
1981 Gary Player 272 PO
1980 Bobby Cole 279
1979 Gary Player 279
1978 Hugh Baiocchi 285
1977 Gary Player 273
1976 Gary Player 280
1976 Dale Hayes 287 PO
1975 Gary Player 278
1974 Bobby Cole 272
1973 Bob Charles 282
1972 Gary Player 274
1971 Simon Hobday 276
1970 Tommy Horton 285
1969 Gary Player 273
1968 Gary Player 274
1967 Gary Player 279
1966 Gary Player 278
1965 Gary Player 273
1964 No tournament due to two events in 1963
1963 Allan Henning 278
1963 Retief Waltman 281
1962 Harold Henning 285
1961 Retief Waltman 289
1960 Gary Player 280
1959 Denis Hutchinson 282
1958 Arthur Stewart 281
1957 Harold Henning 289 PO
1956 Gary Player 286

 

Year Winner Score
South African Open Championship
1955 Bobby Locke 283
1954 Reg Taylor 289
1953 Jimmy Boyd 302 PO
1952 Sid Brews 305
1951 Bobby Locke 277
1950 Bobby Locke 280
1949 Sid Brews 291
1948 Mickey Janks 298
1947 Ronnie Glennie 293
1946 Bobby Locke 285
1941–45 No tournament due to World War II
1940 Bobby Locke 293
1939 Bobby Locke 279
1938 Bobby Locke 279
1937 Bobby Locke 288
1936 Clarence Olander 297 PO
1935 Bobby Locke 296
1934 Sid Brews 319
1933 Sid Brews 297
1932 Charles McIlvenny 304
1931 Sid Brews 302
1930 Sid Brews 297
1929 Archie Tosh 315
1928 Jock Brews 297
1927 Sid Brews 301
1926 Jock Brews 301
1925 Sid Brews 295
1924 Bertie Elkin 316
1923 Jock Brews 315
1922 Fred Jangle 310
1921 Jock Brews 316
1920 Laurie Waters 302
1919 W. H. Horne 320
1915–18 No tournament due to World War I
1914 George Fotheringham 299
1913 James Prentice 304
1912 George Fotheringham 305
1911 George Fotheringham 301
1910 George Fotheringham 315
1909 John Fotheringham 306
1908 George Fotheringham 294
1907 Laurie Waters 146
1906 A. G. Gray 151
1905 A. G. Gray  
1904 Laurie Waters 143
1903 Laurie Waters 163