Posts tagged with: "Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship"

OFFBEAT: Stenson Rides Camel In Abu Dhabi View More
Henrik Stenson takes a ride on a camel at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

OFFBEAT: Stenson Rides Camel In Abu Dhabi

You may recall the publicity stunt in which Henrik Stenson was hoisted airborne while donning a red cape before last fall’s WGC-HSBC Champions tournament in Shanghai – and the kerfuffle that ensued when Stenson cryptically suggested the photo shoot might have been to blame for a rib injury that prompted…

EXCLUSIVE: Sponsorship Chief Morgan Leaves HSBC

EXCLUSIVE: Sponsorship Chief Morgan Leaves HSBC

Giles Morgan, one of the most important men in golf because of the amount of sponsorship money he directed into the game and the influence he held within it as a result, has left HSBC, he confirmed to Global Golf Post. Morgan, 46, had been head of global sponsorship strategy…

OPINION: Music and Golf Don’t Mix View More
Music on the range will now be heard at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship

OPINION: Music and Golf Don’t Mix

At a golf outing last summer, my cart partner asked if I’d mind if he played some music in our buggy during the round. Though my first thought was, “Yes, I would mind,” I told him no, in the interest of congeniality.   And so I spent the next four-plus…

WATCH: Fowler Chips In, Takes Abu Dhabi Crown View More
Rickie Fowler tees off at the 5th hole during the final round. Action Images via Reuters/ Paul Childs.

WATCH: Fowler Chips In, Takes Abu Dhabi Crown

It would be difficult to write a better script: Rickie Fowler, Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Henrik Stenson all played superb golf this week and finished in the top six at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. One of them, however, shined just brighter than the rest. Rickie Fowler captured…

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Dubuisson’s Different Drummer

ABU DHABI, UAE | At first sight, 23-year-old Victor Dubuisson, with his golden locks, comes across as a golfer who is blessed on all counts. He has good looks, an abundance of talent and a winning smile. The Frenchman was No. 1 on the European Ryder Cup points list entering…