Jaco Ahlers clinched his second title of the Sunshine Tour season, firing a final round of five-under-par 67 on Saturday at Selborne Golf Estate in Kwazulu-Natal to win the Vodacom Origins of Golf tournament by two strokes at 15-under par.
“This just helps me believe a bit more. “It was a tough 18 months after winning at Di Data – I lost a bit of game, and off the course wasn’t great – and then winning in Swaziland at the beginning of September was nice, and justifying it with a second one is great, “said Ahlers.
Watch How Jaco Ahlers Won The Vodacom Origins Tournament at Selborne
“This gets me up the Order of Merit quite substantially, and now I’ve got a shot at maybe pulling off a win on it, which I haven’t had before – I’ve been close, but not close enough. I’m playing at Simola in two weeks which means I’m staying at home which is great – I’m just going to try and ride the wave as long as possible.
“And I’m going to the European Tour Qualifying School in a few weeks and I have been given the belief that I can play.”