As gusts reached up to 40 mph, players struggled in the second round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
Ernie Els birdied the final hole Thursday, giving him an 8-under 64 and a one-shot lead in Hawaii.
Patrick Cantlay shot 62 in perfect weather and turf conditions Thursday at La Quinta for a share of the first-round lead with Lee Hodges.
Gaby Lopez jumped out to the lead Thursday in the Hilton Grand Vacations Tournament of Champions with a 67.
Oliva Pinto of Argentina played bogey-free Thursday for a 6-under 66 and shared the lead with Roberto Nieves of Puerto Rico.
Seeking a third win in his last four events, Viktor Hovland started the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship by shooting 8-under 64.
The DP World Tour – formerly known as the European Tour – strengthened its links with the PGA Tour of Australasia.
Ryder Cup captain Steve Stricker is recovering from a health scare that hospitalized him for two weeks and caused him to lose 25 pounds.
Jason Kokrak and Kevin Na birdied 12 of their last 13 holes Sunday in fourballs and closed with a 12-under 60 to rally from at three-shot deficit and win the QBE Shootout.
Marc Leishman holed out for eagle for the second straight day as he and Jason Day posted an 8-under 64 in the modified alternate shot format Saturday to build a three-shot lead in the QBE Shootout.