Faldo to Play in Dubai


Nick Faldo has confirmed that he will play in the Dubai Desert Classic, to be held in March.
With world No.1 Tiger Woods, defending champion Ernie Es and Colin Montgomerie also entered, the tournament executive committees vice-chairman, Mohammed Buamim, said Faldos presence gives the event a further boost.
'Nick Faldo is a golfing legend whose record speaks for itself,' Buamim said. 'I am sure Faldo's presence would add even more spice to a tournament that is already attracting the world's best players.'
Faldo has won six majors - three US Masters titles and three British Opens - in his career, while Woods tied forl second at his previous appearance in 2001.Els has won the event twice, in 1994 and 2002.