The mercury is rising and Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club has matched it with a hot summer membership deal.
Joe Way won his first UAE PGA Tour title with panache, chipping in for birdie on his final hole to share the spoils with club-mate Cen Mills at the Dubai Creek UAE PGA Pro-Am in October. There weren’t quite the same optics when he secured the Emirates Golf Club title last week but a win, even achieved ugly, is a win nonetheless.
Emirates Golf Club celebrates its 30th anniversary this month. Author Rodney J. Bogg, the Middle East’s predominant golf historian, charts the remarkable rise of the club that put the region on the global sporting map
As Emirates Golf Club celebrates its 30th birthday, we talk to Chris May, the man at the helm of the Middle East’s spiritual home of golf.
What were you doing when you were 13? Josh Hill is collecting golf silverware with shocking regularity and in some style too.
This was the one that got away from Rory McIlroy, or at least that’s the predictable narrative in the immediate wash-up of this extraordinary Omega Dubai Desert Classic. Don't be so quick to judge.
Alexander Levy couldn’t quite believe his perfect 171 yard shot on the 4th for the second ace of the week at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on Saturday. Or what happened next.
After 16 holes of the opening round, Rafa Cabrera Bello was one-over-par and an afterthought in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic. Golf’s a crazy game though and back to back eagles to close out Thursday brought relief. Fast forward to Saturday and another eagle on the 18th has brought something much better - hope.
On a leaderboard chockablock with big names, the presence of Andy Sullivan was a welcome sight.
He began three behind, quickly surged two clear and eventually finished a stroke adrift. At the end of it all – and there was a lot to take in elsewhere - Rory McIlroy was right back to where he started as the player to beat in this utterly absorbing Omega Dubai Desert Classic.
Five birdies in his seven second round makeup holes early Saturday morning has seen Rory McIlroy surge into the halfway lead at the OMEGA Dubai Desert Classic.