Under the patronage of
HH Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum,
Crown Prince of Dubai

Watch our Tournament Legends on Tuesday 28th January 2014

The ‘Champions’ Challenge’ is part of the 25th Anniversary Celebrations. The Challenge is to include all 20 Dubai Desert Classic Past Champions and Javier Ballesteros who has been extended a special invitation in honour of his late father, Seve, who was Champion in 1992.

With all players vying for the $600,000 prize fund the ‘Champions’ Challenge’ will offer fans the chance to see players from years gone by compete with the current crop of stars including world #1 Tiger Woods, #3 Henrik Stenson and #6 Rory McIlroy.

Tee-Times:1100 - 1200
Format:Individual Stroke-play
Location:Majilis Course, Emirates Golf Club
Prize Fund: $600,000

  • 1st $300,000
  • 2nd $200,000
  • 3rd $100,000

Champions Challenge Draw
11:00 - Mark James (1989), Henrik Stenson (2007), Thomas Bjorn (2001)
11:10 - Alvaro Quiros (2011), Rafael Cabrera-Bello (2012), Jose Coceres (2000)
11:20 - Miguel Angel Jimenez (2010), Jose Maria Olazabal (1998), Javier Ballesteros
11:30 - Rory McIlroy (2009), Eamonn Darcy (1990), Richard Green (1997)
11:40 - Wayne Westner (1993), Robert-Jan Derkson (2003), David Howell (1999)
11:50 - Ernie Els (1994 / 2002 / 2005), Mark O’Meara (2004), Colin Montgomerie (1996)
12:00 - Tiger Woods (2006/8), Fred Couples (1995), Stephen Gallacher (2013)