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McIlroy extends lead to 4 shots at Dubai Desert Classic

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a ball on the 16th hole during round three of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Rory McIlroy extended his lead to four shots with a 6-under 66 in the third round of the Dubai Desert Classic on Saturday.

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Scotland’s Warren leads Dubai by 1 in clubhouse after 2nd

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland tees off on the14th hole during the round two of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Rory McIlroy birdied an 18-foot putt on his final hole to surge into a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Dubai Desert Classic on Friday.

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McIlroy a shot behind clubhouse leaders at Dubai Classic

Bernd Wiesberger of Austria plays a bunker shot on the 18th hole during the round one of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger made seven birdies on his last 10 holes Thursday to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic.

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McIlroy tired of finishing runner-up

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The familiar environs of the Emirates Golf Club is where Rory McIlroy hopes this week to end a streak of three straight second-place finishes on the European Tour.

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