DUBAI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

  • Rory McIlroy and Luke Donald line up classic duel in desert November 24, 2012

    Dubai: World number one Rory McIlroy and secondranked Luke Donald gave the organisers and fans what they wanted when the pair set up a classic duel in the desert after the DP World Tour Championship third round on Saturday. The two Britons shot matching sixunderpar 66s to sprint three strokes clear...
  • Warren takes clubhouse lead at Dubai championship November 22, 2012

    Dubai: Marc Warren shot a 6under 66 on Thursday to take a onestroke clubhouse lead in the opening round of the seasonending Dubai World Championship. Warren, looking for his first European Tour win since 2007, had three birdies over his first five holes and made seven total at the USD...
  • Topranked McIlroy looks to end season with win November 21, 2012

    Dubai: Even after wrapping up the European Tour money title, topranked Rory McIlroy still has plenty to play for when he tees off on Thursday at the seasonending Dubai World Championship. A victory at the $8 million tournament will allow McIlroy to overtake Tiger Woods as the alltime leading money...
  • Donald first to win PGA, European money titles December 12, 2011

    Dubai: Luke Donald was on top of the world in more ways than one on Sunday after becoming the first player to win the moneylist crowns in Europe and the United States. Donald became the first golfer to win both the PGA Tour and European Tour money titles, finishing third...
  • Alvaro Quiros wins Dubai World Championship December 12, 2011

    Dubai: Spaniard Alvaro Quiros holed a 40foot eagle putt on the 18th to clinch a twoshot win over Paul Lawrie at the Dubai World Championship on Sunday as No. 1ranked Luke Donald became the first golfer in history to win both the American and European money titles. The 34yearold Donald, who...
  • Donald closes in on title, history in Dubai December 11, 2011

    Dubai: Topranked Luke Donald is on the verge of becoming the first golfer to win the European and American money titles, shooting a 6under 66 on Saturday in the third round of the Dubai World Championship to trail leader Alvaro Quiros by four strokes. While Donald climbed the leaderboard, Rory McIlroy...
  • McIlroy trails Quiros by five shots in Dubai December 10, 2011

    Dubai: Rory McIlroy's chance for the European money title took a hit when his ball landed in the water on 18, finishing five shots off the lead halfway through the Dubai World Championship on Friday. McIlroy had a 1under 71 to trail Spanish leader Alvaro Quiros, who eagled the 18th for...
  • McIlroy leads Donald in Dubai after birdie blitz December 9, 2011

    Dubai: A swashbuckling finish yielding five birdies in six holes catapulted Rory McIlroy up the Dubai World Championship leaderboard on Thursday as he seized the early initiative in his European moneylist battle with Luke Donald. The US Open champion returned a sixunderpar 66 while US PGA Tour moneywinner Donald, bidding to...
  • McIlroy is more talented than Woods: Donald December 8, 2011

    Dubai: Rory McIlroy is a more talented golfer than 14times major winner Tiger Woods, said world number one Luke Donald on the eve of his Dubai World Championship showdown with the young Northern Irishman. "Tiger's work ethic has always been tremendous, and his mindset as well," Donald told reporters on Wednesday....