Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 2 October 2014

Stenson wins Dubai Desert Classic

Henrik Stenson has won the Dubai Desert Classic.

The Swede - who's based in the United Arab Emirates - shot a 4-under 68 held off the challenge of three times champion Ernie Els with the world number one Tiger Woods finishing third.

Els, who led Stenson by two shots going into today's final round, shot three bogeys to finish at 71.

Stenson, who lives in Dubai, came back strongly with five birdies to finish 19-under overall at Emirates Golf club

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