A tougher than anticipated setup put paid to the chances of many of the fancied players last week and sadly my final hope Sergio Garcia couldn’t find the weekend performance that would have lifted him into a contending position. A far more straightforward affair is expect this week though as we head back to
The final leg of this opening Middle-East swing takes us to the banks of the Red Sea and the recently opened Royal Greens Golf & Country Club in King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), the largest privately-funded
Despite the well-documented political and human rights issues in the country, it’s clear that money talks in golf and the $3.5m prize fund has undoubtedly been eclipsed by the appearance fees that have attracted the likes of Brooks Koepka, Dustin Johnson and three past Masters Champions Phil Mickelson, Patrick Reed and Sergio Garcia. That investment has created an excellent field though and an intriguing betting market with plenty of long prices driven as a result of these headline names.
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