A closing eagle three put Rory McIlroy in the running after the first round in Dubai on Thursday, with Mike Lorenzo-Vera one shot ahead.
Jumeirah Golf Estates is a happy hunting ground for Rory McIlroy, who is in the mix again in Dubai.
Rickie Fowler was a headline omission from Tiger Woods' Presidents Cup line-up but he has now been drafted in to replace Brooks Koepka.
A new caddie will be assisting Rory McIlroy in Dubai as the world number two aims to finish an outstanding 2019 on a winning note.
A year on from nearly quitting the game, Brendon Todd celebrated a second PGA Tour title in the space of two weeks.
Vaughn Taylor and Brendon Todd lead the Mayakoba Golf Classic ahead of a Monday finish.
Tommy Fleetwood sparkled in Sun City with a magnificent final round and held his nerve in a play-off to claim a fifth European Tour title.