Reed and Fitzpatrick and Canter are top with 11 strikes below par
Dubai DP World Golf awaits the 12th edition champion today
Patrick Reed is a step away from awarding the American golf the first title in the "DP" championship.
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The Dubai Ports World Championship is awaiting today the identity of its new champion, as the competitions for the final day of the 12th edition held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, after yesterday's competitions witnessed the entry of American Patrick Reed And the British Matthew Fitzpatrick and Laurie Kanter, in partnership at the level of the 11 below average strikes, and topping the overall standings at the end of the third round of the tournament, which began last Thursday at the "Land" stadium in Jumeirah Properties in Dubai, with a total of eight million dollars in prizes, and is the final round. In the "race to Dubai".
The participation of the leading trio reflected the intensity of the competition in the "DP World" championship, especially since its generous prize fund played heavily over the past 11 editions in determining the identity of the European season champion and the "race to Dubai", as the top trio came with a difference of one stroke below average for each From the Scottish Robert McKintyar, the Dane, Victor Heuveland, the Spaniard Adri Arnaus, the British veteran and first-edition champion Lee Westwood, who in turn shared second place with 10 strikes below par.
The American "Race to Dubai" number one, Patrick Reed, commented on the third day's competitions, and his approach to the dream of gifting American golf the first title historically in both the "DP World" championship and the champion of the "Race to Dubai" season, saying in a press statement: "It came. The competition is very strong, but I am not satisfied with the level I presented on the third day, which came disappointing after my comfortable lead on the second day. ”
He added: “On the closing day, I am determined to review my performance and restore my mental focus, especially as I am looking forward to my being crowned champion of (The Race to Dubai) in the best way by grabbing my first victory in the title of the Dubai Ports Championship, which I seek to win the title since 2018.”
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