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January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Pieters, Fisher share Abu Dhabi C’ship lead

ABU DHABI: Thomas Pieters and Ross Fisher are joint leaders going into the final day of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, while a rejuvenated Rory McIlroy is snapping at their heels. Pieters, of Belgium, shot a five-under par round of 67, while England’s Fisher shot a 65 to share pole position at 17-under par after 54 holes. McIlroy, returning to professional 1

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Storm interrupts Singapore Open third round

SINGAPORE: US Masters champion Sergio Garcia had his game interrupted for the second day running at the Singapore Open as a lightning storm halted play at the Sentosa Golf Course on Saturday. The world number 10 had teed off on round three just after 2:30pm but was halted by rain. Play resumed about an hour later but was again called off in the early 3

January 19, 2018 12:00 AM Garcia shares lead after disrupted first day

SINGAPORE: Masters champion Sergio Garcia and American Kurt Kitayama both carded five-under-par 66 to share the lead after the first round of the Singapore Open on Thursday. The duo were joined by South African Louis Oosthuizen and Thailand’s Tirawat Kaewsiribandit at the top of the leaderboard at five-under after 16 holes before play was stopped because

January 16, 2018 12:00 AM Kizzire prevails in marathon playoff to win Sony Open

LOS ANGELES, California: Patton Kizzire outlasted James Hahn over six playoff holes to win the Sony Open in Hawaii on Sunday for his second win of the PGA Tour season. Kizzire, who entered the day a shot back of the lead, carded a two-under-par 68 that put him tied at the top of the leaderboard on 17-under with Hahn (62).Kizzire, who also won the OHL Classic 3

January 15, 2018 12:00 AM Europe fight back to beat Asia in EurAsia Cup

KUALA LUMPUR: Europe came from behind to defeat Asia 14-10 and retain the EurAsia Cup title Sunday, in a boost for captain Thomas Bjorn as he gears up for the Ryder Cup. Bjorn’s side entered the final day of the tournament in Malaysia trailing Asia by one point but put on a masterclass in the singles, winning eight out of 12 matches.It was a disappointment 3

January 15, 2018 12:00 AM Shabbir retains Rashid Memorial title with enviable ease

KARACHI: Back in 2008 Tiger Woods won everything that was worth winning on the Tour. In Pakistan, at the moment, Shabbir Iqbal is, more or less, doing the same. On Sunday, the Pakistan No. 1, who is easily the most prolific professional in the country, had a cakewalk to the title in the 7th Rashid D. Habib Memorial National Professional Golf Championship 2

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM McIlroy selling $12.9m house

MIAMI: Four-time major golf champion Rory McIlroy is selling his spacious Florida waterfront home for $12.9 million (10.5 million euros), according to the PGA Tour. The home in Palm Beach Gardens and an adjacent waterfront home site upon which to build on Old Gate Lane are available at a bargain price, according to Zillow, which estimates the property 4

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM Asia fight back to lead Europe in EurAsia Cup

KUALA LUMPUR: Asia staged a dramatic comeback against defending champions Europe to hang on to a one-point lead Saturday in the second day of the EurAsia Cup in Malaysia. The result in the foursome matches sets up a tense showdown for Sunday’s singles, with Indian captain Arjun Atwal’s team fighting for Asia’s first ever victory in the Ryder Cup-style 5

January 11, 2018 12:00 AM Top stars to feature in Rashid Habib Memorial Golf

KARACHI: The national golfing year will tee off with a bang here at the Karachi Golf Club from Thursday (today) when Pakistan’s top notch golfers will begin their title campaign in Bank AL Habib’s 7th Rashid D. Habib Memorial National Professional Golf Championship. Counted among the country’s most prestigious and lucrative tournaments, the Rashid D. Habib 4

January 5, 2018 12:00 AM Thomas, Spieth among Tournament of Champions favourites

LOS ANGELES, California: Reigning British Open champion Jordan Spieth and fellow 2017 major winners Justin Thomas and Brooks Koepka are among contenders in the US PGA Tournament of Champions opening Thursday in Hawaii. Defending event champion and 2017 PGA Championship winner Thomas, US Open champion Koepka, Spieth and long-hitting Dustin Johnson lead a set of US stars 2