Li Haotong Wins Hero World Challenge

China’s Li Haotong captured the third and final Hero Challenge of the European Tour’s 2017 season.

Streamed live on Twitter, and broadcast on Sky Sports, the Dubai “challenge” had players competing in a target competition to a floating green off the Nasimi Beach at The Palm Resort.

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Competing in the challenge were eight European Tour stars, including Race to Dubai leader Tommy Fleetwood, World No. 5 Jon Rahm, Rafa Cabrera Bello, Li Haotong, Francesco Molinari, Alex Noren, Thomas Pieters and Ian Poulter.

Haotong beat Rahm in the quarterfinals, then edged Pieters in the semis, and finally topped Noren in the finals.

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