Running January 16-19 at Abu Dhabi Golf Club, the ninth Championship
will see Welshman Jamie Donaldson face four of the world’s top 11
players - McIlroy, Mickelson, Rose and Donald - and the European Tour’s hottest
young talent - Golf in Abu Dhabi Ambassador Manassero - when he defends
the Falcon Trophy.
Rory McIlroy, the world number three; current number four Phil Mickelson, Justin Rose, the reigning US Open
champion and world number five; Luke Donald, the world number 11, and
Matteo Manassero, the world number 28, have all staked their claims on
the coveted Falcon Trophy and US$ 2.7million prize fund – the richest
purse on the Desert Swing, the European Tour’s trio of early-season,
Guest staying at any Abu Dhabi hotel from January 16-19, get free tickets to the championship.
The one-stop-shop ‘Golf in Abu Dhabi’ initiative offers a series of
three-, five- and seven-night ‘Play, Stay and Watch’ packages for
international spectators and tourists to take in the Championship. Those
booking seven-night packages receive a complimentary VIP group clinic
at the Championship with a world top 30 player. Find out more at
Available via the event’s official website – www.abudhabigolfchampionship.com
- and www.ticketmaster.ae
Championship tickets are AED 50 (US $13.3) for a daily pass and AED150
(US$ 40) for a four-day pass, while a 20% ‘early bird’ discount is
available on all tickets booked before October 31.
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