Georgia Oboh Has The Power To Inspire A Golfing Revolution In Africa –


Outside of South Africa, golf on the African continent has never really taken off with budding athletes more interested in imitating the likes of Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah, and even Jay-Jay Okocha if we were to go back a few more years. Indeed, there has never been a golfing superstar who has commanded the same level of influence as the continent’s greatest footballers and that is largely down to the fact that, essentially, no one hasn’t stepped forward to take the job on.

As briefly touched on, South Africa does of course have a rich golfing history but despite the country’s success over the years, there hasn’t been a golfer that the large majority of Africans can identify with. So while it may be true that if you bet on Masters 2022 you will see a host of South African names like Christiaan Bezuidenhout and Louis Oosthuizen tipped to do well in the latest odds, you can also be certain that the continent won’t be taking too much notice of how they get on at Augusta…

Source: Complete Sports