Qatar Masters

  • Bhullar finishes 22nd as Garcia wins Qatar Masters January 25, 2014

    Doha: Gaganjeet Bhullar rounded off the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters with a creditable three-under 69 and finished tied 22nd in the second leg of three-event Middle East swing. Bhullar, who was in top-10 after the first day, ended at nine-under 279, even as Spaniard Sergio Garcia beat Finland's Mikko Illonen in...
  • Cabrera-Bello, Webster tie for first-shot Qatar lead January 24, 2014

    Doha: Rafa Cabrera-Bello of Spain squandered a two-shot lead in finishing tied with Steve Webster of England on top of the leaderboard heading to the final round of the Qatar Masters on Friday. Cabrera-Bello shot a 1-over-par 73 and was caught by Webster, who carded 70 at Doha Golf Club...
  • Gaganjeet Bhullar drops to tied 16th; Kapur, Jeev also make cut January 23, 2014

    Doha: Gaganjeet Bhullar recovered from a poor front nine with an eagle and a birdie on the return journey to card two-under 70 and move to seven-under for 36 holes at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters on Thursday. Despite that Bhullar slipped from overnight tied eighth to tied 16th. Also making the...
  • Bhullar fires five-under 67 in Doha Masters golf January 22, 2014

    Doha: Gaganjeet Bhullar did not allow the final round collapse from last week affect him as he got off to a great start with five-under 67 in the first round of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters on Wednesday. Bhullar, who slipped to tenth after being tied second at the start of...
  • Chowrasia finished 49th at Qatar Masters January 26, 2013

    Doha: SSP Chowrasia rounded of the Qatar Masters, the second leg of the three-week Middle East swing on the European tour, with a even par 72 to finish tied 49th. Chowrasia, tied 17th at the Abu Dhabi Open, ended with a week's effort of four-under 284 with rounds of 70,...
  • Qataris refuse to pay Tiger's whopping appearance fee January 11, 2013

    Tiger Woods may guarantee packed galleries but even the oil-rich Qataris cannot afford the former world number one's appearance fee for the only European Tour event in the Gulf state. The American's involvement at the January 23-26 Qatar Masters would cost a whopping USD3 million, said Qatar Golf Association president...
  • Kaymer, Garcia, Lawrie to play in Qatar Masters January 7, 2013

    Doha: European Ryder Cup trio Martin Kaymer, Sergio Garcia and Paul Lawrie will compete at this month's $2.5 million Qatar Masters, organisers said on Monday. Kaymer, who holed the putt that ensured Europe retained the Ryder Cup against the United States in Illinois in September, has a good record in...
  • Thomas Bjorn wins Qatar Masters February 7, 2011

    Doha: Denmark's Thomas Bjorn won the Qatar Masters on Sunday for his 11th European Tour title, beating Spain's Alvaro Quiros by four shots. Overnight leader Bjorn, who won his first tournament since the Estoril Open in Portugal last year, shot a bogey-free, 3-under 69 for a tournament total of 14-under 274....
  • Goosen takes lead in Qatar Masters February 4, 2011

    Doha: South Africa's Retief Goosen shot a 3-under 69 on Thursday on his 42nd birthday to take a one-shot lead in the first round of the Qatar Masters. With winds reaching 25 mph at the Doha Golf Club, Goosen managed five birdies to finish a shot ahead of defending champion Robert...