2019 Singles Knockout

The Popular Singles Knockout Tournament will feature once again on the 2019 Duckhook Tour!

The Match Play format has become a popular format over the Duckhook seasons. Man on Man, Hole by Hole, Putt by Putt…

The 5th edition of the Duckhook Singles Knockout Match Play Tournament is proudly sponsored by Mhala Tours!

The 2019 Champion will be walking away with a 2 Night, All Inclusive Stay for 2 at Manyatta Rock Camp in Kwa Madwala Private Game Reserve to the Value of  R12 000!

Included in the Package:
2 Nights’ Luxury 5* Accommodation
Breakfast & Dinner Daily
2 Hour Walking Safari or 1 Hour Horse Back Safari pp per Stay
1 x Half Day Kruger Park Game Drive pp per Stay
1 x Half Hour Elephant Interaction Experience pp per Stay

Conservation Fees

About the Lodge
Kwa Madwala is one of the few places on earth that offers Elephant Interaction ExperiencesMicrolight Safaris, as well as Horse Back Safaris.
Kwa Madwala also offers game viewing experiences on site using open four wheel drive vehicles, our specially trained guides take guests on early morning and late afternoon wilderness & game drives on the Kwa Madwala Private Game Reserve and half day or full day tours in the Kruger National Park, Kwa Madwala also offers Walking Safaris which should not be missed.

The Manyatta Rock Camp nestles amongst boulders and trees that form a kopje overlooking the private Kwa Madwala Reserve, with magnificent views from the dining deck, bar and private lookout deck of each chalet.
At the lodge you’ll find a restaurant serving wonderful local specialties as well as international favourites, a welcoming bar area, outside boma and swimming pool. Our cosy viewing lounge deck is raised on stilts jutting out over the rocks proviing a stunning spot for leisurely game viewing or a quiet moment to enjoy a sun-downer absorbing the special beauty that surrounds you.

“Mhala Tours specialize in Golf and Safari Adventures in South Africa”
Collecting Moments, not Things”

How the Draw works?

32 Players will compete in the Main Tournament, if there are more than 32 entries there will be a Qualifying Round. The Top Player Rankings Finishers of the 2018 Season will receive byes if necessary.

(Another reason the Player Rankings are so important.)

When will Matches be Played?

The Single Knockout will begin in March and conclude with the Final in November. All Matches will be allocated into the Thursday and Sunday League events if the bother players are available. Players are welcome to play their match ups privately (please inform us when they will be played).

Loyalty Member R300-00
Non-Loyalty Member R400-00

Player Rankings Points Available

ROUND OF  16 87.65
ROUND OF  32 42.60

Duckhook Singles Knockout Champions

2015 Andrew Nilsen Francois Calitz
2016 Andre Kotze Alistair Sinclair
2017 Jason Ivins Frikkie Barnard
2018 Frikkie Barnard Wayne Jeanson

Top 15 – 2018 Ranked Players get Byes to Round of 32

1 Danie Geldenhuys
2 Frikkie Barnard
3 Christo Ehlers
4 Nico Roets
5 Karl Jaacks
6 Wayne Jeanson
7 Fats Calitz
8 Richard Stewart
9 Ruben Swart
10 Paul Ricketts
11 Nic Coles
12 Mark Borrajeiro
13 Mazz Lacueva
14 Andrew Smith
15 Alan Louw

2019 Singles Round 1

2019 Singles Knockout – Round 1

Andre Kotze 7&5 Hussian Ismail
Lukie Jansen 6&4 Dylan Stafford
Kevin Ho 6&5 Carel vd Meulen
Simon Meyer 8&6 Klari van Zyl
Kurt Damon 3&2 Robert Michael
Randal Chetty 6&5 Bryton Ndiweni
Peter Langrish-Smith Forfeit Guy Steele
Jason Ivins 1up Wessel Pansegrouw
Terance Richardson 4&3 Heinrich Botes

Sunday Matches – Round 1

Rick Louw 5&4 Lester Golding
Graham de Villiers 2up Kobus Schoeman
Bertus van Jaarsveld 3&2 Ndaba Nkomo
Jason Dedekind 2&1 Peter Zachariou
Rhyan Jeanson 4&3 Mugammad Jappie
Prinay Panday 3&2 Auret van Tonder
Phillip Allgeire 6&4 Andre Botha
Carl vd Linde Forfeit Cornell Erasmus

Round of 32

Nic Cole 6&4 Jason Dedekind Thursday League
Danie Geldenhuys 2&1 Lukie Jansen Thursday League
Kevin Ho 3&2 Nico Roets Thursday League
Randal Chetty 2&1 Andrew Smith Thursday League
Simon Meyer 3&2 Paul Ricketts Thursday League
Fats Calitz 1up Peter Langrish Smith Thursday League
Graham de Villiers Stroke 2 Mark Borrajeiro Thursday League
Andre Kotze 8&7 Terance Richardson Thursday League
Karl Jaacks 1up Jason Ivins Thursday League
Frikkie Barnard 4&3 Rick Louw Sunday League
Ruben Swart 8&7 Bertus van Jaarsveld Sunday League
Mazz Lacueva Stroke 1 Carl van der Linde Sunday League
Wayne Jeanson Forfeit Phillip Allgeire Sunday League
Alan Louw 2up Rhyan Jeanson Sunday League
Richard Stewart 2&1 Prinay Panday Sunday League
Christo Ehlers Forfeit Kurt Damons Sunday League

Round of 16

Danie Geldenhuys 3&2 Simon Meyer Thursday League
Karl Jaacks 2up Randal Chetty Thursday League
Fat Calitz 3&2 Andre Kotze Thursday League
Graham de Villiers 1up Kevin Ho Thursday League
Ruben Swart 1up Frikkie Barnard Sunday League
Wayne Jeanson 5&3 Mazz Lacueva Sunday League
Alan Louw 5&4 Richard Stewart Sunday League
Christo Ehlers 4&2 Nic Coles Sunday League


Danie Geldenhuys 4&3 Karl Jaacks Irene
Fats Calitz 3&2 Graham de Villiers Eagle Canyon
Ruben Swart Stroke 1 Wayne Jeanson Irene
Christo Ehlers Stroke 1 Richard Stewart Reading


Danie Geldenhuys 2&1 Fats Calitz Glendower
Christo Ehlers 4&3 Ruben Swart Glendower


Christo Ehlers 1UP Danie Geldenhuys Copperleaf

Players Entered

1 Frikkie Barnard
2 Wayne Jeanson
3 Mazz Lacueva
4 Francois Calitz
5 Mugammad Jappie
6 Kurt Damon
7 Cornell Erasmus
8 Alan Louw
9 Dylan Stafford
10 Hussein Ismail
11 Lester Golding
12 Nic Coles
13 Richard Stewart
14 Carl van der Linde
15 Ndaba Nkomo
16 Auret van Tonder
17 Paul Ricketts
18 Karl Jaacks
19 Mark Borrajeiro
20 Jason Dedekind
21 Guy Steele
22 Jason Ivins
23 Wessel Pansegrouw
24 Philipp Allgeier
25 Kevin Ho
26 Graham de Villiers
27 Rick Louw
28 Kobus Schoeman
29 Peter Langrish-Smith
30 Robert Michael
31 Simon Meyer
32 Carel van der Meulen
33 Ruben Swart
34 Lukie Jansen
35 Klari van Zyl
36 Heinrich Botes
37 Terance Richardson
38 Rhyan Jeanson
39 Bryton Ndiweni
40 Andre Botha
41 Peter Zachariou
42 Andrew Smith
43 Nico Roets
44 Bertus van Jaarsveld
45 Randal Chetty
46 Danie Geldenhuys
47 Christo Ehlers
48 Prinay Panday
49 Andre Kotze

The Field 

  • No entry limitation.
  • 32 player will compete in the Main Tournament.
  • If there are more than 32 players, qualifying knockout matches will take place.
  • The Top Player Rankings Finishers of the 2018 Season will receive byes if necessary.
Competition Fee
  • The Competition fee will be R300-00 to secure a place in the Knockout. The Competition Fee will make up the Prize Pool.
  • Entry will be confirmed once the entry fee of R300-00 is paid.
  • If the fee is not paid the player will forfeit his place for the next player on the list.
 Time Frame
  • Players will have one month to complete their match, thereafter the match will be forfeited in favour of the player who is able to play the Match.
  • Match Ups can be allocated to Thursday or Sunday League events.
  • Players also have the option to play their Knockout at their own convenience outside Duckhook Events. Please let us know when and where your Knockout will take place.
 Match Play Format
  • The Knockout will be a Match Play format.
  • Players will play the strokes off the scorecard.
  • The most Stableford points scored on each hole will determine the winner of the hole.
 Event of a Tie
  • In the event of the Match ending in a Tie after 18 holes, the Duckhook stroke 1 count-back rule will apply.