England’s Paul Casey celebrates with the trophy after winning the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic on Sunday. Supplied picture
Paul Casey carded a stunning best-of-the-day 8-under-par 64 to take a one-stroke lead over Robert MacIntyre into the final round of the 2021 Omega Dubai Desert Classic at the Emirates Golf Club on Saturday.
Following 12 round-robin matches played throughout the UAE from Jan.20 until March 17, the three winners of the mini-leagues, Yas Links Abu Dhabi, Jumeirah Golf Estates and Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club will lock horns on Wednesday at The Els Club, Dubai in the Grand Final of the 2020 – 2021 UAE Ladies ICC.
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