Dubai Desert Classic offering cash prize for hole-in-one at Emirates Golf Club
Rory McIlroy will happily chance his arm to bag a $2.5 million prize pot with one swing of his club at this weekend's Dubai Desert Classic, as the twice major winner aims to continue his encouraging form in the Middle East.
Organisers are offering the sum for a hole-in-one at the Emirates Golf Club's 17th.
Given hole-in-one opportunities are normally reserved for par-3s, trying to land one on a par-4 is not without risks. But, with such a tempting prize on offer, the Northern Irishman is unlikely to be the only one willing to take a chance.