Dubai moving ahead with Tiger Woods course
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) While Tiger Woods' business partners in Dubai won't comment on the golfer's personal woes, they are pushing ahead with plans to build a course bearing his name despite the emirate's cash problems.
The company building "The Tiger Woods Dubai" housing development and golf course said in a statement Wednesday it remains committed to finishing the first course designed by Woods.
The developer, part of the Dubai Holding conglomerate owned by the city-state's ruler, says "progress continues" on the project but gave no specifics.
Woods told The Associated Press in June that the long-delayed project was "out of my hands."
Some of Woods' sponsors are distancing themselves from the golfer over reports of marital infidelity.