Sport - Golf - Luckiest Ball on Earth at Arabian Ranches
Winners of the DP World Tour Championship Luckiest Ball on Earth 2023 Qualifying Round at Arabian Ranches Golf Club Image Credit: Arabian Ranches Golf Club

Neil Lakhani has claimed the top spot in the DP World Tour Championship’s Luckiest Ball on Earth Qualifier held at Arabian Ranches Golf Club.

A winning score of 45 stableford points for Lakhani as he came out first by two points in the field of 52 members and guests competing in the qualifier granted by the DP World Tour.

On top of the individual prizes supported by DPWTC, there is also one qualifier per each division from Junior Male, Junior Female, Ladies and Men's qualifier, who will then go on to compete in the Luckiest Ball on Earth Grand Final, played at Jumeirah Golf Estates on Saturday, 4th November 2023 on the Fire Course, the venue of the DP World Tour Championship.

The best Junior Male, Junior Female, Ladies and Men at the Grand Final will then earn a place in the DP World Tour Championship Pro-Am on Tuesday 14th November 2023.

The 2021 'Luckiest Ball on Earth' team with DP World Tour winner and Dubai-resident Adrian Meronk Image Credit: Supplied

Nicola Breeze Arabian Ranches Golf Club Lady Captain handed out the prizes and congratulated all the winners.

Overall Event Stableford Leaderboard:
1 - Neil Lakhani - 45 points
2 - Mark Sayer - 40 points
3 - Douglas McLennan - 39 points
4 - Thomas Treanor - 39 points
5 - Nicola Breeze - 38 points

DP World Tour Championship - Luckiest Ball on Earth Qualifiers - Arabian Ranches:
Men’s Division - Neil Lakhani
Ladies Division - Nicola Breeze
Junior Male Division - Thomas Treanor
Junior Female Division - Agamjot Kaur

On Course Competitions:
Nearest The Pin - Hole 7 - Christopher Benson
Nearest The Pin - Hole 17 - Fergal O'Shea