Ando’s best Australian sporting teenagers
17-year-old Ryan Ruffels’ performance in his first professional golf tournament has drawn high praise from all corners.
Ruffels finished in a tie for 43rd place, pocketing a cool $20,000 for his troubles.
Jon Anderson told Ross and John he is the most exciting young sportsperson in Australia ‘by a long, long way’.
It prompted Jon to name his best Australian sportspeople for every age between 14 and 19.
19 – Lionel Rose (Boxing)
18 – Dawn Fraser (Swimming)
17 – Ian Thorpe (Swimming)
16 – Lleyton Hewitt (Tennis)
15 – Shane Gould (Swimming)
14 – Ron James (Football)
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