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 threeunder 69 and finished tied 22nd in the second leg of threeevent Middle East swing. Bhullar, who was in top10 after the first day, ended at nineunder 279, even as Spaniard Sergio Garcia beat Finland's Mikko Illonen in...
  • CabreraBello, Webster tie for firstshot Qatar lead January 24, 2014

    Doha: Rafa CabreraBello of Spain squandered a twoshot 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. CabreraBello shot a 1overpar 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 twounder 70 and move to sevenunder 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 fiveunder 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 fiveunder 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 threeweek 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 fourunder 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 oilrich 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 2326 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...
  • Chowrasia impressive at Doha, Lawrie wins title February 5, 2012

    Doha: SSP Chowrasia fired four birdies on the back nine as he recovered from an early triple bogey to finish tied 47th after carding twounder 70 in the final round of the Qatar Masters here on Sunday. Chowrasia, who had been struggling with his form for the last one year had...
  • 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 bogeyfree, 3under 69 for a tournament total of 14under 274....
  • Goosen takes lead in Qatar Masters February 4, 2011

    Doha: South Africa's Retief Goosen shot a 3under 69 on Thursday on his 42nd birthday to take a oneshot 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...