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Abu Dhabi Golf Championship: All you need to know

Looking to catch some live action in Abu Dhabi this weekend? Why not spend a day at the fairway?

  • The crowd following Tiger Woods group at Hole 2 during Round one of the 2013 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship Image Credit: Hadrian Hernandez/Gulf News
  • Spectators watch the third round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club on SaturdaImage Credit: AFP
  • Tiger Woods in action at Hole 12 during Round one of the 2013 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship at the Abu DhaImage Credit: Hadrian Hernandez/Gulf News
  • Abdul Rahman/Gulf NewsOut in frontMartin Kaymer of Germany hits off the fairway during the first day of the Image Credit:
  • Lee Westwood on the ninth hole during the first round ofAbu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship in Abu Dhabi on ThuImage Credit: AP
  • Rory McIlroy drives during the Abu Dhabi HSBC GolfChampionship.Image Credit: Abdel-Krim Kallouche/Gulf News

Event Details

The HSBC Abu Dhabi Golf Championship has become a mainstay on the European Tour and frequently attracts some of the sport’s biggest names. The 18-hole Abu Dhabi Golf Course has seen plenty of action since the tournament’s inception in 2006.

When Thursday, January 21 to Sunday, January, 2016

Where Abu Dhabi Golf Course, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi

Course type Earth Hectares 162 Length 7,600 meters Par 72 Lakes 7 Bunkers 90


How much Single day general admission Dh50; 4-day season pass Dh150. You can buy tickets here.

Where to watch There are seven dedicated spectator areas at the golf course.

There are grandstands located around the course, but the best way to watch is to follow the action by following the spectator path around the course.

Record book

Previous winners
2006Chris DiMarco
2007Paul Casey
2008Martin Kaymer
2009Paul Casey
2010Martin Kaymer
2011Martin Kaymer
2012Robert Rock
2013Jamie Donaldson
2014Pablo Larrazabal
2015Gary Stal


Contact HSBC Abu Dhabi Golf Championship