Spaniard Alvaro Quiros, the overnight leader, won the title by two shots after a 67 left him at 19 under.
Rory McIlroy concedes defeat to Luke Donald who is about to complete the best year of his golfing in the tournament, a third round 66 at the Dubai World Championship.
World no. 2, Rory McIlroy despite feeling unwell in the tournament was able to retain in third position trailing five shots behind second round leader Alvaro Quiros of Spain.
World no. 2, Rory McIlroy kept the ‘Race to Dubai’ money list battle alive by winning the Hong Kong Open on Sunday, but has been struggling with his health for some time.
Top golfer Rory McIlroy reveals that his split with his erstwhile manager Andrew “Chubby” Chandler was nothing personal but purely a business decision he made.