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#Rory McIlroy

# rory-mcilroy - Yesterday’s News


# rory-mcilroy - Yesterday’s News

McIlroy recalls Braveheart-inspired speech that launched Miracle at Medinah

Europe’s 2012 comeback regarded as the greatest in Ryder Cup history.

'Rory's a wonderful young man and an unbelievable golfer. He's hugely inspirational'

Darren Clarke says his European team are ‘fired up’ for this week’s Ryder Cup.


# rory-mcilroy - Monday 26 September, 2016

Rory McIlroy wins $11.5 million playoff with some jaw-dropping golf

McIlroy wins sudden-death playoff at Tour Championship, pipping Dustin Johnson to FedEx Cup bonus.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Rory McIlroy recovers from poor start to stay in contention but DJ still leads at the Tour Championship

American Dustin Johnson remains in control of the Tour Championship, taking a one-shot lead after the second round.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 23 September, 2016

McIlroy's back 9 magic keeps him in the hunt behind DJ at lucrative Tour Championship

The Tour Championship has a hell of a lot of money to offer.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

McIlroy reveals the 'very simple' putting fix that helped him to €1.4m win

Stunning 65 sees McIlroy beat Paul Casey on the final day of the Deutsche Bank Championship.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 5 September, 2016

Stunning final round sees McIlroy end victory drought on PGA Tour

The world number five was back to his best today.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Rory McIlroy was INCHES away from an albatross at the Deutsche Bank Banker This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy was INCHES away from an albatross at the Deutsche Bank

Brilliant 66 leaves McIlroy right in the mix for $1.5m first prize on Monday.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 3 September, 2016

McIlroy back in the mix after much-improved second round in Massachusetts

The Northern Irishman hit the ground running after carding a disappointing 71 on Friday.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 25 August, 2016

McIlroy: 'It hasn't been the year that I wanted but there's enough golf left to salvage it'

He also concedes that the Irish Open “wasn’t a big win”.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Rory McIlroy 'glad to be proven wrong' about golf at the Olympics

McIlroy rejected the chance to represent Ireland in Rio over health concerns related to the Zika virus.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 12 August, 2016

Golfers who showed up humbled by those who fought to be here

“And then she tells us she’s a doctor as well. It’s like, ‘You’ve gotta be kidding’ – and that’s what I mean by humbling.”

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Padraig Harrington: 'There were a lot of sheep... they kept just following each other out the door'

The Irish professional golfer, and now Olympian, is not impressed that some of his sport’s best turned down the opportunity to be in Rio this week.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 6 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge Olympic boxer Paddy Barnes just threw a dig at Rory McIlroy with this cheeky selfie The Shade Of It All

Olympic boxer Paddy Barnes just threw a dig at Rory McIlroy with this cheeky selfie

He’s just cosying up to Caroline Wozniacki… No big deal.

Comedy genius Paddy Barnes taunts McIlroy with Wozniacki selfie Ace

Comedy genius Paddy Barnes taunts McIlroy with Wozniacki selfie

Imagine the state of McIlroy’s mentions since Barnes got to Rio.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Nike exits golf equipment business; no more clubs, balls or bags

Is this the answer to Rory’s putting problems?

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 31 July, 2016

'Moving to America aged 14? It was my idea!'

Stephanie Meadow, who will represent Ireland at the Rio Olympics, also discusses Rory McIlroy’s Olympics snub and why more people relate to the women’s game.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 30 July, 2016

McIlroy labels putting 'pathetic' after missing cut at US PGA

It wasn’t a happy trip to New Jersey for the former world No 1.

Rory McIlroy's inconsistent form continues as he misses cut at US PGA Woe

Rory McIlroy's inconsistent form continues as he misses cut at US PGA

World number one Jason Day recorded seven birdies in a stunning eight-hole stretch to significantly boost his US PGA title defence.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Misery for McIlroy at US PGA as Walker claims early lead

The American was the pick of the morning starters on day one but two-time winner McIlroy struggled badly.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

'Sometimes I feel like I live two different lives' - Rory McIlroy stars in new Nike ad

The four-time Major winner speaks fondly of his family in a video released today.

Rory McIlroy fancies his chances at the US PGA this weekend

Is he worth a flutter?

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Defending champ Day paired with Mickelson and McIlroy for opening rounds of PGA

Baltusrol looks like being a stormy place this weekend.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Rory McIlroy smashes 3-wood to pieces at tail end of frustrating round

Cheer up, Rory. There’s always the Olymp… oh.

McIlroy makes woeful start to third round at Royal Troon

The world number four has been struggling on the greens.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 15 July, 2016

'I'd blame his PR team for talking shite': Paddy Barnes on McIlroy's Olympics no-show

Paddy Barnes isn’t happy with Rory McIlroy’s recent comments.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 14 July, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Agony for Mickelson, Ireland's Fifa rankings boost and all today's sport

Plus, two League of Ireland clubs were in action in Europe.

McIlroy in contention at Troon as Reed holds clubhouse lead

Shane Lowry and Paul Dunne have plenty of work to do after disappointing opening rounds while Darren Clarke and Pádraig Harrington had decent days at the office.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: McIlroy disses Olympic golf, money talks for Pelle and all today's sport

Elsewhere, Dan Martin remains on Chris Froome’s tail and Thierry Henry has chosen Sky Sports over Arsenal.

McIlroy: I'll probably watch the Olympics, but I’m not sure golf is one of the sports I’ll watch

The Northern Irishman hammered home his point that the Olympics doesn’t have the same meaning to golfers as other athletes.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 11 July, 2016

Lowry to tee off with Spieth and Rose in opening round of The Open

Rory McIlroy has been drawn with Danny Willett and Rickie Fowler, while Padraig Harrington is alongside Jamie Donaldson and Louis Oosthuizen.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 10 July, 2016

'This one's for you, Dad' - Monty ready for Open swansong on the course where it all began

The veteran golfer is hoping for one last hurrah at Royal Troon.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 3 July, 2016

McIlroy has to settle for third as Thongchai Jaidee storms to victory

A level par final round sees McIlroy finish in third.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Inconsistent McIlroy embarks on remarkable birdie blitz to stay in contention in France

The Northern Irishman is two shots off the pace heading into Sunday’s final round.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 1 July, 2016

Magnificent McIlroy back in swing of things and takes share of lead in France

And the world number four has won the last three times he has held or shared the 36-hole lead.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 30 June, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Zlatan confirms Manchester move and all today's sport

Meanwhile, the Germans love a bit of Will Grigg and Rory’s struggling in France.

McIlroy scrambles even-par round after finding water twice in France

The world number four has been making some changes to his swing.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

'This might be my one and only chance' - Harrington ready to answer Ireland's call in Rio

As it stands, Harrington and Seamus Power will be Ireland’s representatives at the Olympics.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 23 June, 2016

'Family is my priority' - The world's number one golfer may also skip the Olympics

Jason Day says he’s still undecided.

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