Tiger’s manager denies Qatar tee-off

Tiger Woods’ manager has denied the world No 2 will make his Qatar Masters debut in Febrauary.

Tiger Woods’ manager has denied that the world number two is to make his debut in the Qatar Masters in February.

There has been speculation that American star was planning to take part in the 2011 edition of the event, but Mark Steinberg, global managing director of golf at the
International Management Group (IMG), said: “Tiger is absolutely not playing in the Qatar Masters and I have never had any discussions about it.”

Woods is expected in the Middle East the following week, however, for the Dubai Desert Classic.