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5 February 2017

Sergio Garcia wins the OMEGA Dubai Desert Classic 2017


OMEGA ambassador Sergio Garcia takes home the trophy and a stunning OMEGA Seamaster Aqua Terra 150M Master Co-Axial

Following four days of enthralling golf, the “Major of the Middle East” has concluded in victory for Sergio Garcia. The popular Spanish golfer, who played strongly throughout the competition, finished with a three point lead on the renowned Majlis course at the Emirates Golf Club.

For Sergio Garcia, who claims his first win at the OMEGA Dubai Desert Classic, victory means a trophy, winner's cheque and brand new OMEGA Seamaster Aqua Terra 150M Master Co-Axial. The timepiece features an 18K red gold case, brown leather strap, and the OMEGA Master Co-Axial calibre 8501, that boasts exquisite reliability and precision. As well as featuring the Aqua Terra’s teak patterned dial, the watch is also able to resist strong magnetic fields of 15,000 gauss.

OMEGA President and CEO Mr. Raynald Aeschlimann said: “Congratulations to our ambassador Sergio Garcia on his win and for treating us all to world class golf. It's been a thrill from the first tee off. At OMEGA we are very proud to be part of this fantastic event, which is a real highlight of the golfing year. Best wishes to everyone from OMEGA to our friend Sergio Garcia". 

The OMEGA Dubai Desert Classic has been a part of the European Tour since its inception in 1989. This is the eighth year that OMEGA has been the title sponsor.