Tiger Woods falls 8 shots back

Updated: January 31, 2014, 12:44 PM ET
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Despite a skydiving competitor soaring up the leaderboard, it was Rory McIlroy who had the up-and-down day while keeping a one-stroke lead at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on Friday.

McIlroy, who began the round with a two-shot lead, bogeyed the first hole before reeling off four birdies to get to 12 under through 10 holes. He bogeyed Nos. 13 and 16, however, before a birdie at the last for a 2-under 70. He is 11 under for the event.

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