Your chance to play a round of golf with Rory McIlroy

The Luckiest Ball on Earth competition is back for 2019

Your chance to play a round of golf with Rory McIlroy

Golfers are either going to find this the ultimate thrill, or the most nerve-wracking experience ever.

The annual Luckiest Ball on Earth competition is back for another year, and is offering Dubai’s big golfers the chance to play with some of the leading golf pros on the international circuit later this year.

23 qualifying events will be taking place at 21 different golf clubs around the region, with winners of each event progressing on to the grand final event, which is being hosted at Jumeirah Golf Estates’ Fire Course on Monday October 21.

Open to both male and female players, with dedicated tournaments for each, the two winners will join the junior winner (the participants for the junior final have already been confirmed), and hit the course at the DP World Tour Championship’s Pro-Am tournament when the season-ending championship comes to Dubai’s Jumeirah Golf Estates in November.

Taking place before the professional tournament, the Pro-Am will take place on what’s widely considered to be the most challenging golf course in the emirate – the Earth Course at Jumeirah Golf Estates. Pro players will include the likes of Major winners Danny Willett, 2018 Race to Dubai champion Francesco Molinari and three-time Race to Dubai winner Rory McIlroy.

Competitions take place on the following dates, contact your nearest club regarding participation (places can’t be guaranteed).

Abu Dhabi City Golf Club – Fri Sep 20 (Men) Wed Sep 25 (Ladies)
Abu Dhabi Golf Club – Sat Sep 28
Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club – Fri Sep 20
Al Dhafra Golf Club – Fri Sep 13
Al Ghazal Golf Club – Fri Oct 11
Al Hamra Golf Club – Fri Oct 4
Al Zorah Golf Club – Sat Oct 12
Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club – Sat Sep 27
Dubai Hills – Fri Sep 6
Emirates Golf Club – Fri 27 Sep (Men) Mon Oct 14 (Ladies)
Jebel Ali Golf Resort – Sat Sep 21
Jumeirah Golf Estates – Sat Sep 14
Saadiyat Beach Golf Club – Sat Sep 21
Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club – Fri Sep 13
Sharjah Wanderers Golf Club – Fri Oct 11
The Address Montgomerie – Sat Oct 12
The Els Club – Sat Sep 14
The Track, Meydan Golf – Fri Sep 27
Tower Links Golf Club – Fri Sep 20
Trump International Golf Club – Fri Oct 11
Yas Links – Sat Oct 4

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