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Course Info

GREENS

 

Type of grass

- Tifeagle Bermuda grass                                     

Height of cut

- 2.7mm

Speed/stimpmeter reading

- 12'6" on Monday

Any specific comments

- Large undulating greens with many varied hole locations

FAIRWAYS

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda grass Tifway 419

Height of cut

- 9.5mm

General width and contouring

- Generally quite wide

TEES / COLLARS

 

Type of grass

- Tifeagle Bermuda grass 

Height of cut

Tees

 

- 4.5mm

ROUGH

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda grass Tifway 419 / Overseeded with Rye grass

Height of cut

- semi

- rough

- Any Specific Comments

 

- 25mm

- 76mm

- Last cut was on Friday at 76 mm outside the ropes

WEATHER

 

Weather in advance

- Hot, sunny and dry. Rain and shamal last Thursday.

Forecast for tournament

- Hot, sunny and dry.

COURSE

 

Opened

- 2009 for the Dubai World Championship

Course designer

- Greg Norman

Special Features

- The course is either grass or ‘bark mulch’, no sand visible on course except for the large white marble bunkers

Many / few water hazards

- Water Hazards on 6, 14, 16, 17, 18, with 17th having an ‘island’ green.

OTHER FEATURES

- Many of the green complexes have ‘run-offs’

Card of Course

Jumeirah Golf Estates


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14454415 104437400
25583533 114401367
34452413 124476435
43245224 133204187
54407372 145626572
63186170 154371339
75572523 164486444
84461422 173195178
94499456 185620567
Out3638593528 In3638163489
7276757017


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Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1MCILROY, RoryNIR18-21
2SULLIVAN, AndyENG18-20
3GRACE, BrandenRSA18-15
T4MOLINARI, FrancescoITA18-13
T4SCHWARTZEL, CharlRSA18-13
T4FITZPATRICK, MatthewENG18-13

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