McIlroy v Donald - Race to Dubai Final

By: | Sat 24 Nov 2012 | Comments

Race to Dubai - DP World Tour ChampionshipSo we head into the final round of the Race to Dubai season tomorrow and you couldn’t have scripted it any better. Rory McIlroy and Luke Donald share the lead and will head out in the last pairing tomorrow.

Rory may have already sealed the Race to Dubai title but Sunday looks set to showcase European golf once again in 2012.

Rory McIlroy vs Luke Donald – Head to Head

Golfshake takes a look at the head to head stats of, arguably, the 2 most consistent players on both side of the Atlantic over the past 2 seasons.

Rory McIlroy
(On both PGA and R2D)                       

Official World Golf Ranking - #1
Wins this Season - 4
Scoring Average - 68.93
Driving Distance - 306.15
Driving Accuracy - 57.62%
Greens in Regulation - 72.88%
Average Putts per Round - 29.6
Sand Save % - 62.13%
Scrambling – 57.07%

Par 3 Ave - -2
Par 4 Ave - +10
Par 5 Ave - -84
Final Round Scoring Ave – 69.83

Luke Donald
(On both PGA and R2D)                        

Official World Golf Ranking - #2
Wins this season - 3
Scoring Average – 69.91
Driving Distance – 284.32
Driving Accuracy – 67.18%
Greens in Regulation – 68.32%
Average Putts per Round – 28.55
Sand Save % - 64.14%
Scrambling – 64.18%
Par 3 Ave - +14
Par 4 Ave - +15
Par 5 Ave- -83
Final round Scoring Ave – 69.07


So as you can see it’s going to be a closely run affair. Maybe too tight to call??


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