Jumeirah Golf Estates is a happy hunting ground for Rory McIlroy, who is in the mix again in Dubai.
The European Tour cited fears over safety as the Hong Kong Open was postponed on Wednesday.
A new caddie will be assisting Rory McIlroy in Dubai as the world number two aims to finish an outstanding 2019 on a winning note.
Rory McIlroy has now spent 500 weeks inside the top 10 in the Official World Golf Rankings, reportedly clinching a record.
Tiger Woods' longevity has been hailed by Rory McIlroy, who believes the American will go down as golf's most resilient player.
Four-time major champion Rory McIlroy became the first European to win three World Golf Championship titles in dramatic fashion.
Rory McIlroy will take a one-shot lead over Louis Oosthuizen into the final round of the WGC-HSBC Champions event in China.
Matt Fitzpatrick hit the front at the WGC-HSBC Champions, but Rory McIlroy's second-round 67 ensured he was just a shot further back.
Day one of the WGC-HSBC Champions belonged to Li Haotong, who hit 64 to take a one-shot lead over Victor Perez in Shanghai.
Tiger Woods closed out an historic victory as he moved level with Sam Snead on the all-time PGA Tour list.