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Sports WebXtra: Spieth and McIlroy set to battle at Abu Dhabi Golf Championship

Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy will do battle this week. Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy will do battle this week.
TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

The PGA Tour's number one ranked player Jordan Spieth is in the Middle East for the first time in his career this week. Spieth is set to play in the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship. The fun part is Spieth will be paired with number three Rory McIlroy for the first two rounds.

Fellow top 10 player Rickie Fowler will also join the Spieth and McIlroy pairing.

Speith and McIlroy have combined to hold the top spot in the rankings in 62 of the past 68 weeks. They also combined to win 15 tournaments last year.

More details in the video.

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