Dubai Desert Classic

  • Shiv finishes 48th, looks forward to playing with Tiger 02-02-2014 07:14 PM

    Dubai: India's Shiv Kapur had mixed feeling after playing a modest one-under 71 in the final round to finish tied 48th at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on Sunday, even as Stephen Gallacher became the first in 25 years history of the tournament to retain the title. Kapur, who made...
  • Stephen Gallacher takes two-shot lead over McIlroy in Dubai 01-02-2014 07:02 PM

    Dubai: Defending champion Stephen Gallacher had seven birdies and an eagle on the back nine Saturday to surge past Rory McIlroy and take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic. Gallacher equaled the European Tour record for the lowest nine-hole score with an inward 28...
  • Rory McIlroy retains Dubai lead, Tiger Woods toils 31-01-2014 09:18 PM

    Dubai: Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy remained on course to end a 14-month European Tour title drought after shooting a second-round 70 to lead the $2.5 million Dubai Desert Classic on Friday as world number one Tiger Woods toiled. McIlroy reached the halfway stage 11 under at 133 having done most...
  • Rory McIlroy shoots 63 to take lead in Dubai 30-01-2014 05:18 PM

    Dubai: Rory McIlroy shot his lowest European Tour score in more than three years with a 9-under 63 Thursday to take a three-shot clubhouse lead in the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic. McIlroy grabbed an eagle and seven birdies in ideal scoring conditions on the Majlis Course, easily...
  • Woods does not fear Torrey Pines repeat in Dubai 29-01-2014 09:30 PM

    Dubai: World number one Tiger Woods shrugged off concerns on Wednesday that his Torrey Pines nightmare might follow him to the Middle East for this weekend's Dubai Desert Classic. The 38-year-old American endured a torrid time in his first outing of 2014, making the second-round cut at the Farmers Insurance...
  • Woods, McIlroy to play in Dubai in 2014 19-06-2013 06:18 PM

    Dubai: Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will play in the Dubai Desert Classic in 2014, giving a boost to the tournament that is marking its 25th year. Both skipped the tournament last year in favor of the Abu Dhabi Championship, but are no strangers to the Dubai event, with Woods...
  • Quiros wins in Dubai, Jeev 42nd 14-02-2011 12:44 AM

    Dubai: Spain's Alvaro Quiros produced a bizarre final round which included a hole-in-one to capture the Dubai Desert Classic by one shot on Sunday. The 27-year-old Quiros, celebrating his fifth European Tour success, also chipped in for an eagle and took a triple bogey after losing a ball up a...
  • Woods fights like cornered Tiger in Dubai 13-02-2011 12:26 AM

    Dubai: Tiger Woods was just one stroke behind the Dubai Desert Classic third-round leaders on Saturday after a topsy-turvy, even-par 72 in gusting winds left him firmly in contention to end a 14-month wait for victory. Dane Anders Hansen (71), South African Thomas Aiken (74) and Briton Rory McIlroy (75)...
  • Woods back in contention at Dubai 12-02-2011 12:02 AM

    Dubai: Tiger Woods roared into contention for a first title in 14 months after a six-under-par 66 in the second round on Friday moved the twice Dubai Desert Classic champion to within three shots of halfway leader Thomas Aiken. Woods moved to seven-under (137) for the tournament, level with Dane...
  • Jeev 19th, Woods struggles in Dubai 10-02-2011 10:29 PM

    Dubai: Jeev Milkha Singh had three birdies in the last six holes to bring home a two-under 70 that placed him at tied 19th after the first round of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic golf on Thursday. The Indian golfer had five birdies against two bogeys for his day's effort....
  • Randhawa ends tied 2nd on Day III 04-02-2007 01:58 PM

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