McIlroy wins Race to Dubai, WTC title

(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) Rory McIlroy survived a late scare and finished his frustrating season on a high, winning both the DP World Tour Championship and the Race to Dubai crown on Sunday.

McIlroy got the better of overnight leader Andy Sullivan over the back nine to clinch the European Tour's season-ending tournament.

The third-ranked Northern Irishman shot 6-under 66 with eight birdies to finish on 21-under 267, one stroke ahead of Sullivan (68).


Money Leaders: European
Rank Player Earnings
1 R.McIlroy €4,540,010
2 D.Willett €3,539,225
3 B.Grace €2,944,230
4 J.Rose €2,783,662
5 S.Lowry €2,703,620
6 L.Oosthuizen €2,703,273
7 B.An €2,211,645
8 A.Sullivan €2,191,940
9 B.Wiesberger €2,109,524
10 T.Jaidee €2,025,749
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