The Kenya Open - a breeding ground for champions

The Kenya Open - a breeding ground for champions

The Kenya Open - a breeding ground for champions

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First played in 1967, the Barclays Kenya Open has over the years served as a springboard for emerging golfers to launch themselves onto the international spotlight. 

Seve Ballesteros (R.I.P),Ian Woosnam, Ken Brown and Christy O'Connor Jnr - yesteryear European Ryder Cup stars as well as previous Masters Champion South African Trevor Immelman have all left Nairobi victorious, going on to scale greater heights in the golfing world.

As the 2014 edition takes place from 6-9 March 2014 at the Karen Country Club, the question on everybody's mind will be who is the next future great to emerge from the Nairobi conveyor belt?

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