dubai desert classic

Morri: All slow play not created (or treated) equal

Morri: All slow play not created (or treated) equal

Golf is the most infuriating of games but golf commentary (of the social media variety, not the TV kind) trumps it. 31 Jan 2022
Rory comes unstuck for charging Hovland to reap the rewards

Rory comes unstuck for charging Hovland to reap the rewards

Viktor Hovland has produced a final-day charge to win the Dubai Desert Classic in a play-off after Rory McIlroy blew his chances on the last hole. 31 Jan 2022
Winner’s Bag: Viktor Hovland – Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic

Winner’s Bag: Viktor Hovland – Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic

Viktor Hovland claimed a third win in five starts on Sunday and his first Rolex Series title at the Dubai Desert Classic after defeating Richard Bland in a play-off following a birdie-eagle-birdie finish in regulation. Here is what the Norwegian had in the bag. 31 Jan 2022
McIlroy eyeing Desert Classic treble

McIlroy eyeing Desert Classic treble

South African Justin Harding has retained his two-shot lead going into the last round of the Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic but Rory McIlroy is looming in his wing mirror. 30 Jan 2022
Scott makes solid start in Dubai

Scott makes solid start in Dubai

Adam Scott's hopes of a strong finish to last week's Abu Dhabi Championship may have evaporated in the final round but the Australian has bounced back with a solid start to the Dubai Desert Classic. 28 Jan 2022
Change as good as a holiday for Scott

Change as good as a holiday for Scott

Adam Scott is embracing the campaign for a second Masters green jacket with fresh enthusiasm thanks to his reworked schedule after basing his family in Switzerland. 27 Jan 2022
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

It hasn’t taken long for the so-called experts to hit their stride in 2022, with another win and seven top-10s added to the tally last week. Here are their PGA, DP World and LPGA Tour tips for this week. 25 Jan 2022
The Preview: Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic

The Preview: Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic

The newly renamed DP World Tour returns to its European Tour roots this week with the 34th staging of the Dubai Desert Classic, the first of its now regular schedule of Middle East tournaments. 25 Jan 2022
Winner’s Bag: Paul Casey – Omega Dubai Desert Classic

Winner’s Bag: Paul Casey – Omega Dubai Desert Classic

England’s Paul Casey recorded a final round 70 to take a comfortable four shot win in Dubai on Sunday. Here is what the 43-year-old had in his bag. 1 Feb 2021
Casey runs away with Dubai Desert Classic

Casey runs away with Dubai Desert Classic

Paul Casey left behind one of the unhappiest years of his golfing career by capturing his first title since 2019 with a four-stroke win at the Dubai Desert Classic. 1 Feb 2021
Herbert struggles, Ormsby shines in Dubai

Herbert struggles, Ormsby shines in Dubai

Australia's Lucas Herbert has made a stuttering start to the defence of his Dubai Desert Classic title, ending the first round 10 shots off the hot pace set by South African leader Richard Sterne. 29 Jan 2021
Herbert confidence sky high back in Dubai

Herbert confidence sky high back in Dubai

It was Australia Day 2020 that transformed Lucas Herbert's golf career – and being back at the the scene of his Dubai Desert Classic triumph a year on has given the man from Bendigo an extra spring in his step in the desert this week. 28 Jan 2021
The Preview: Omega Dubai Desert Classic

The Preview: Omega Dubai Desert Classic

The European Tour remains in the United Arab Emirates this week, as Victorian Lucas Herbert prepares to defend his maiden Tour title at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic. 27 Jan 2021
US PGA a stepping stone to PGA Tour: Herbert

US PGA a stepping stone to PGA Tour: Herbert

Armed with a Sony PlayStation and a temporary home in Chicago, rising star Lucas Herbert hopes to use the US PGA Championship as a springboard onto the lucrative American golf circuit. 6 Aug 2020
My favourite moment: Lucas Herbert

My favourite moment: Lucas Herbert

For some, picking one favourite memory from their life in golf can be difficult. 14 Apr 2020
Leishman wins to complete unique Australia Day double

Leishman wins to complete unique Australia Day double

Minutes after storming to victories on golf's two biggest tours on Australia Day, Marc Leishman and Lucas Herbert turned their thoughts to home as they paid tribute to those battling bushfires. 27 Jan 2020
Winners Bag: Lucas Herbert – Dubai Desert Classic

Winners Bag: Lucas Herbert – Dubai Desert Classic

Lucas Herbert made some changes to his equipment on the eve of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic and it paid dividends straight away. Take a look inside his winning bag. 27 Jan 2020
Herbert dedicates maiden Tour win to firefighters

Herbert dedicates maiden Tour win to firefighters

Lucas Herbert has dedicated his maiden European Tour victory to the rescue services battling Australia’s bushfires. 27 Jan 2020
DeChambeau's record win on European Tour

DeChambeau's record win on European Tour

Whether it's science or art, Bryson DeChambeau is making a name for himself for simply winning. 29 Jan 2019
Hend second in Dubai behind Fitzpatrick

Hend second in Dubai behind Fitzpatrick

Scott Hend is among an eight-man group sharing second place after the opening round of the European Tour's Dubai Desert Classic. 25 Jan 2019
Li edges out McIlroy to win in Dubai

Li edges out McIlroy to win in Dubai

China's Haotong Li held off Rory McIlroy to win the Dubai Desert Classic by a single stroke, denying the Northern Irishman's bid to win his first title in 17 months. 29 Jan 2018