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 Dates: Thursday, January 18th through Sunday, January 21st
 Site: Houghton Golf Club, Johannesburg, South Africa
 Course Architect: A.M. Copland (1926), Matkovich and Hayes (1994), redesign
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,309
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 369 yds   10 - Par 4 430 yds
               2 - Par 4 417 yds   11 - Par 4 429 yds
               3 - Par 5 603 yds   12 - Par 3 160 yds
               4 - Par 4 438 yds   13 - Par 4 469 yds
               5 - Par 5 529 yds   14 - Par 4 498 yds
               6 - Par 3 190 yds   15 - Par 3 225 yds
               7 - Par 4 421 yds   16 - Par 5 523 yds
               8 - Par 3 155 yds   17 - Par 4 405 yds
               9 - Par 4 476 yds   18 - Par 5 572 yds
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                    36 3,598 Yds         36 3,711 Yds

 Annual: 36th
 Defending Champion: Anthony Wall
 Runner-Up: Phillip Price, Gary Orr
 Tournament Record: 269 (Nick Price, David Frost, 1997)
 54-Hole Record: 198 (David Frost, 1997)
 36-Hole Record: 132 (Ernie Els, 1996; David Frost, 1997; Tony Johnstone, 1998)
 Course Record: 63 (Sven Struver, 1996; David Frost, 1997)
 18-Hole Record: 62 (Wayne Westner, 1995)
 Total Purse: $733,770
 Shares: 1st Place - $115,935; 2nd Place - 84,390; 3rd Place - 50,850

                             2000 Finish
                             -----------

 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Anthony Wall           204               Tjaart Van Der Walt     208
 Phillip Price          206               David Frost             208
 Gary Orr               206               Paul McGinley           208
 Retief Goosen          207               Trevor Dodds            208
 David Lynn             208               Four players at         209

         Past Alfred Dunhill Championship Winners and Runners-Up
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 2000 -- #Anthony Wall (204) -- Phillip Price, Gary Orr
 1999 -- Ernie Els (273) -- Richard Kaplan
 1998 -- Tony Johnstone (271) -- Ernie Els
 1997 -- *Nick Price (269) -- David Frost
 1996 -- #Sven Struver (202) -- Ernie Els, David Feherty
 1995 -- Ernie Els (271) -- Roger Wessels
 1994 -- David Frost
 1993 -- Mark McNulty
 1992 -- Ernie Els
 1991 -- Roger Wessels
 1990 -- Fulton Allem
 1989 -- Tony Johnstone
 1988 -- David Feherty
 1987 -- Fulton Allem
 1986 -- Bobby Cole
 1985 -- Chris Williams
 1984 -- Gavin Levenson
 1983 -- Corey Pavin
 1982 -- Gary Player
 1981 -- Not Held
 1980 -- Hugh Baiocchi
 1979 -- Gary Player
 1978 -- Hale Irwin
 1977 -- John Bland
 1976 -- Dale Hayes
 1975 -- Dale Hayes
 1974 -- Dale Hayes
 1973 -- Tom Weiskopf
 1972 -- Harold Henning
 1971 -- Tienie Britz
 1971 -- Tienie Britz
 1970 -- Denis Hutchinson
 1969 -- Gary Player
 1968 -- Not Held
 1967 -- Harold Henning
 1966 -- Harold Henning
 1965 -- Harold Henning

 # - Rain Shortened.

 Note: Formerly called Lexington South African PGA Championship (1995).

                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------

 Anthony Wall       - Defending champion, made the cut in last six events
 Paul Broadhurst    - Best finish in 2000 was a tie for 11th in Portugal
 Trevor Dodds       - Finished fifth at this event last year
 Nick Faldo         - Had five top-15 finishes last year on European Tour
 David Frost        - Won this event in 1994 and runner-up in 1997
 Retief Goosen      - Made 20 of 24 cuts in 2000 with one win and 6 top-10's
 Mathias Gronberg   - Had one victory last year and five top-10 finishes
 Tony Johnstone     - Posted only one top-10 last year, won this event twice
 Phillip Price      - 8th on the 2000 Order of Merit with four runner-up finishes
 Sven Struver       - Made only two cuts in his last six events in 2000

 

 

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