19 novembre 2008

Ernie Els wins the 36th Hassan II Trophy

2008-11-09Ernie Els has confirmed in the best way possible his tournament favorite status by winning the 36th edition of the Hassan II Trophy in an exciting finish. His successful putt on the 17th hole made the difference for the South African.With a 68 in the last round for a total score of 275 (-17), Ernie Els who stood 4 strokes behind the leader at the beginning of the last round, won by 2 strokes taking 150 000 dollars and the golden sword offered by HRH Prince Moulay Rachid during the Prize Ceremony."I am stunned but elated... [Lire la suite]
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11 novembre 2008

HRH Crown Prince Moulay Rachid honours courageous kids, wraps up Hassan II Golf Trophy

Rabat, November 11, 2008 – Recognizing the success of youth, on the sidelines of the 36 Hassan II Golf Trophy, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay Rachid, President of the Hassan II Golf Trophy, on Sunday (November 9, 2008) awarded the prizes the winners of the Kid’s Cup. Crown Prince Moulay Rachid, who is an advocate of youth empowerment, highlighted the key role played by the youth in the society’s development, stressing the need to include youth in the decision making process. Crown Prince Moulay Rachid’s efforts on... [Lire la suite]
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11 novembre 2008

Airport thoughts on golf & travel in Morocco and the Hassan II Trophy in Rabat

Monday November 10, 2008 | 04:58:41 pm NEW YORK, NEW YORK – As I often do whenever my layover allows, here is another installment of “Airport Thoughts", where I serve up a few closing opines on a recently completed trip. This time, I come from JFK airport after spending six days in Morocco’s capital city, Rabat, for the King Hassan II Trophy, won by Ernie Els Sunday. I’ve never been on a trip quite like Morocco. - First of all, I must say I am always happy to return to America after spending time abroad. That said, I... [Lire la suite]
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11 novembre 2008

Hutcheon finds himself in the money as he finishes 12th in Morocco

Published: 10/11/2008 PETERCULTER tour professional Greig Hutcheon earned $12,750 for a joint 12th place behind winner Ernie Els in the Hassan II Trophy tournament over the Royal Dar Es Salam course at Rabat, Morocco, yesterday. Hutcheon had rounds of 71, 69, 72 and 74 for a total of six-under-par 286 over the par-73 course. Els collected the $150,000 top prize, thanks to a final round of 68 for a total of 275, overtaking overnight leader Simon Dyson who finished with a 74 for joint second place on 277 with Johan Edfors... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2008

HRH Crown Prince Moulay Rachid carries his father passion

Rabat, November 10, 2008 - The participants of the 36th Hassan II Golf Trophy received some heartfelt congratulations from His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay Rachid, President of the Hassan II Golf Trophy, when He presented prizes among the winners at the ceremony held at the Royal Golf Dar Es Salam on Sunday. Looking characteristically radiant in a stylish tailored suit, Crown Prince Moulay Rachid has hardly had time to catch His breath this week, in a long string of commitments governing the state functions. However,... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2008

ERNIE, WHAT ELS !

http://www.journaldugolf.fr/index.aspx?news=1128
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10 novembre 2008

Crown Prince Moulay Rachid with winners

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay Rachid, President of the Hassan II Golf Trophy, poses for a souvenir photo with the winner of the Hassan II Golf Trophy, Mr. Ernie Els and the winner of the Lalla Meryem Cup, Ms. Laura Davies.
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10 novembre 2008

Ernie finally plays it again

by Dan Retief | 10 November 2008 (08:15) Ernie Els © Gallo ImagesErnie Els’s excursion to the far frontiers resulted in success as he claimed the King Hassan II Trophy in Rabat, Morocco, at the weekend. While the eyes of the golf world were focused on the HSBC Champions tournament in Shanghai (won by Sergio Garcia in a playoff against Oliver Wilson), Els was exploring new territory in North Africa and winning a minor tournament on the side. Els carded a five-under 68 for a total of 17 under par to finish two strokes... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2008

Ernie Els got his second victory of 2008

Elsewhere, Ernie Els got his second victory of 2008 in Rabat yesterday when a final-round five-under-par 68 lifted him to 17 under par, two ahead of Simon Dyson and Johan Edfors at The Hassan II Trophy. http://www.independent.ie/sport/golf/thornton-makes-tour-school-final-1530938.html
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