With McIlroy and Fowler both aged 25 and displaying a swashbuckling style, they are regarded as a duo who could influence a generation of golfers.
The decline of the East Rand township's once-proud golf club has tracked the vanishing hopes of its members.
Rory McIlroy will have to manage expectations as well as his golf game as he heads into the US PGA Championship after back-to-back wins.
The golf course of Bela Bela is popular with previously disadvantaged players.
After being hyped to stardom even before she turned pro at the age of 15 in 2005, Michelle Wie won a long awaited Major title at the US Women's Open.
The absence of Tiger Woods from this US Masters in Augusta, Georgia, is an opportunity for Adam Scott to claim top spot in the world rankings.
The former world number one golfer has elected to spend the time with his family as part of a plan to cut back on his touring schedule this year.
Phil Mickelson has won the British Open for the first time at Muirfield - one month after his heartbreak at the US Open.
SA's Charl Schwartzel has piled up 10 birdies in a seven-under par 65 to take the first-round lead at the US PGA Tour's Memorial tournament.
Ernie Els is hoping to score a win at this year's Memorial Tournament, despite Tiger Woods being a clear favourite.
Former US Open champion Rory McIlroy is set to split with his Irish-based management company and organise his own business affairs, says a friend.
Tiger Woods has not responded to calls to withdraw from the Masters after being given a two-stroke penalty for an improper drop at the 15th hole.
Sweden's Carl Pettersson set the early pace as the 77th Masters gets underway with all eyes on Tiger Woods.
Tiger Woods sees himself much like retired NBA legend Michael Jordan, and if his second act in golf rivals that of Jordan, it promises to be great.
Jack Nicklaus says 14-time major winner Tiger Woods needs to win this week's Masters or it will be "a lot tougher for him" to beat his record.
Tiger Woods has reclaimed the world No 1 spot for the first time since his career was derailed by a sex scandal and a string of injuries.
Thomas Aiken of South Africa led from start to finish on the final day to win the $2.3-million Avantha Masters by three shots in India.
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says the income generated from the Tshwane Open will greatly benefit local tourism and help develop the sport.