The European Tour has announced changes to its end-of-season tournaments, with huge incentives in place for competitors.
Francesco Molinari has surprised himself with his achievements in a magnificent season for the Italian.
Francesco Molinari secured the Race to Dubai title but it was Danny Willett who enjoyed victory at the DP World Tour Championship.
Tommy Fleetwood needed to win the DP World Tour Championship to prevent Francesco Molinari winning the Race to Dubai but fell short.
Tommy Fleetwood's Race to Dubai chances look remote after he fell out of contention on day three at the DP World Tour Championship.
Francesco Molinari slipped down the leaderboard on a positive day for Tommy Fleetwood, with Matt Wallace leading in Dubai.
Francesco Molinari only needs to finish fifth to be crowned European number one and he made a promising start in Dubai.
Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood will battle it out to win the Race to Dubai and both players would be content to lose the other.
Tiger Woods earned his 80th career win on the PGA Tour, sparking euphoric scenes at East Lake.
The Seve Ballesteros Award for 2017 was handed to Race to Dubai winner Tommy Fleetwood on Tuesday.