Louis Oosthuizen WDs from Joburg Open because of freak injury

English duo in hunt at Joburg Open as Keenan Davidse holds lead

"Unfortunately, I don't think I will be able to play this week".

The City of Joburg is gearing up for one of the most exciting professional golf events on the Sunshine Tour's calendar commencing on December 7 to 10 at the Randpark Golf Club.

"It's a sad thing but you know I have had my struggles with a couple of things", Oosthuizen said. She's healthy again, so I'm looking forward to playing a lot more than I did a year ago.

The other South African to look out for in the tournament is Dylan Frittelli, who has never played at Bushwillow before. He is now backing last week's victor in Mauritius, Frittelli, as the man to beat around the Firethorn and Bushwillow courses at the Randpark club. In fact, I didn't have a bad season previous year.

The 2010 Open champion jammed his fingers in the trolley bay at the O.R. Tambo International Airport and was unable to hold his clubs properly when he arrived at the Randpark Golf Club on Wednesday.

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"This morning is even worse than it was yesterday, so I tried to grip a golf club but there's no way I can go to my grip position", Oosthuizen told the media on Wednesday.

"I didn't want to tee off and then have to withdraw after one hole, and take someone else's spot", said Oosthuizen, who would have been one of the favourites to win this week.

"The greens are running nicely, so I'll be looking for fairways and greens, and go from there".

Cody Martin of the U.S. has been drafted into Oosthuizen's three-ball, which also includes last week's victor in Mauritius, Frittelli, and Jazz Janewattananond of Thailand.

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