Tiger Woods of USA in action on the final day of Omega Dubai Desert Classic Golf Championship at Majlis course on Sunday. (Image Credit: Virendra Saklani/Gulf News)

Tiger Woods confirmed for Omega Dubai Desert Classic

Celebrity golfer will be making his eighth appearance in region's longest-running European Tour event

Dubai: Fourteen-time major winner Tiger Woods has confirmed he will compete in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic at Emirates Golf Club from February 2-5.

The 41-year-old American will make his eighth appearance in the tournament, which he has won twice in 2006 and 2008.

The former World No.1 was sidelined with back injury for 15 months but made a comeback at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas in December, where he finished 15th out of 17 golfers with a score of four under par, carding more birdies (24) than any other player that week.

In Dubai he will join the likes of fellow two-time Dubai winner and...Read more...

Source: gulfnews.com