Henrik Stenson's surge to number three in the world rankings was rewarded when he was named European Tour Player of the Year.
Golf's European Tour received a financial boost on Tuesday when Emirates signed up as its airline partner.
Spaniard Sergio Garcia carded a final-round 68 to cruise to a four-stroke win at the Thailand Golf Championship.
Matt Kuchar and Harris English cruised to a record seven-shot victory at the $3.1 million (£1.9m) Franklin Shootout in Florida.
Matt Kuchar and Harris English scorched the back nine in a nine-under-par 27 to seize a four-shot lead at Florida's Shootout.
Kenny Perry and Sean O'Hair got off to a strong start in defence of their Franklin Templeton Shootout title.
Spaniard Sergio Garcia carded a second successive seven-under-par 65 at the Thailand Golf Championship on Saturday.
An solid back nine allowed South African Dawie van der Walt to shoot a 66 and secure victory at the Nelson Mandela Championship.
Spain’s Sergio Garcia share the halfway lead with world number four Justin Rose of England at the Thailand Golf Championship.
Daniel Brooks kept his one-shot lead but the rain continued to cause havoc at the Nelson Mandela Championship in Durban.
Jorge Campillo and Colin Nel became the first players to card 59 on the European Tour in a birdie fest.
Rain on the first two days of the Nelson Mandela Championship in Durban has forced organisers to shorten the event to 54 holes.
Daniel Brooks retained his slender lead at the Nelson Mandela Championship without playing a shot.
Alex Cejka celebrated his first wedding anniversary with a one-shot lead over world number four Justin Rose in Thailand.
England's Daniel Brooks led the way with an eight-under-par 62 after a delayed opening day of the Nelson Mandela Championship.
Jason Day has been torn between golfing joy and personal grief over the past two months but has taken strength from the situation.