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               ***** This Week in Golf -- Nov. 28 - Dec. 1 *****
 Philadelphia,   PA  (  -  EUROPEAN  TOUR  -  ALFRED  DUNHILL
 CHAMPIONSHIP,  Leopard  Creek  Country  Club, Malelane,  South  Africa  -  The
 European  Tour remains  in  South  Africa this  week  for  the Alfred  Dunhill
 Last  year, Charl Schwartzel fired four rounds in the 60s and cruised to a 12-
 stroke win. The victory was his second at this event, as he also won the title
 in 2005. His total of 264 smashed Adam Scott's old record of 267 from 2001.
 Schwartzel is back in the field this week and aiming for a hat trick of titles
 at  the event.  The former Masters champion  is coming off a tie for fourth at
 the South African Open Championship.
 Sixty-two  South  Africans, including  Schwartzel and  George Coetzee, will be
 among those vying for victory at Leopard Creek Country Club. Also in the field
 this  week are  two-time major  champion John  Daly and  former European  Tour
 winners Pablo Martin, Garth Mulroy and Richard Sterne.
 Golf Channel will have coverage of the final three rounds.
 The  European Tour  heads east next week  for the Hong Kong Open, which Miguel
 Angel Jimenez won in 2012.
 11/25 13:51:04 ET

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