Update: Mzansi's Sim Tiger, 7, crowned the US Kids Golf Champion

Update: Mzansi's Sim Tiger, 7, crowned the US Kids Golf Champion

Mzansi's Simthandile "Sim Tiger" Tshabalala has been crowned the US Kids Golf Champion. The young champion took to social media to thank all those who supported him.

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Sim Tiger has been flying the South African flag high overseas. Briefly.co.za previously reported that South Africans rallied together to help get the seven-year-old golfer and his father visas to participate in an Australian tournament. The father appealed to Fikile Mbalula on Twitter and got Mzansi's attention. The visas were granted and South Africans wished the young boy luck.He has since been travelling through Europe and the world.

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Following his victory, the champion said:

“5 birdies and I am the U.S kids golf Champion. Thank you for the support"

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South African sports journalist and radio personality Robert Marawa expressed cpmgratulated the golfer saying:

“CHAMPION! Another great South African!!! Congratulations"

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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