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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 - 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.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

What happens now that Rory McIlroy has pulled out of the Olympics?

Graeme McDowell, Pádraig Harrington and Seamus Power are on the reserve list for Paul McGinley’s team.

'I have cried tears & spilled blood in trying to qualify for Rio' - reacting to Rory's decision

Darren O’Neill, Natalya Coyle and Paddy Barnes are amongst those who have spoken out.

From Rory isn't willing to take the risk, but just how big a problem is the Zika virus? Birth Defects

Rory isn't willing to take the risk, but just how big a problem is the Zika virus?

Couples hoping to have a baby are being told to hold off for two-to-six months after travelling to infected areas.

'I think it's disappointing as an Irishman' - Ireland team captain Paul McGinley

Paul McGinley gives his take on Rory McIlroy’s decision not to play in this summer’s Olympic Games.

The OCI are 'extremely disappointed' to be without 'one of the big stars of Rio 2016'

Rory McIlroy has announced his decision to withdraw from the Olympic Games due to fears over the Zika virus.

Rory McIlroy pulls out of the Rio Olympics over Zika virus fears

The golfer has said it is a risk he is unwilling to take.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Rory McIlroy is wearing his Best shirt to cheer Northern Ireland on against Germany

The golfer is at the Parc des Princes this evening.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 20 June, 2016

Lowry's brush with US Open glory sees him surge up world rankings - and earn a big cheque

Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy has dropped outside the top three.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 17 June, 2016

Rory McIlroy dismayed but defiant after US Open slump

“It’s been tough. It’s a long first round, it’s taken us over 24 hours to complete it,” he said.

Lovely Lowry touches see him thrive at US Open as McIlroy completes nightmare 1st round

Graeme McDowell has just started the rain-delayed major.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Shane Lowry best of the Irish at US Open as thunderstorms wreak havoc during first round

PGA Tour rookie Andrew Landry is currently out in front.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

McIlroy: US Open victory at punishing Oakmont would be my greatest yet

The world number three admits he would be ‘proud’ to win this week.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Rory McIlroy sends hair-raising motivational video to the Northern Ireland team Dare To Dream This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy sends hair-raising motivational video to the Northern Ireland team

“It’s an honour to represent Northern Ireland around the world – and to put our wee country on the sporting map.”

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 6 June, 2016

Journeyman McGirt grinds out first PGA Tour victory as McIlroy shares fourth

Meanwhile, world number two Jordan Spieth closed with a 73 to finish in a tie for 57th

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 5 June, 2016

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 2 June, 2016

'Even if I do contract Zika, it's not the end of the world': McIlroy ready for Rio

The four-time major winner is set to compete after researching the virus further.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

From Rory McIlroy could snub the Olympics due to Zika fears Rio De Janeir-no

Rory McIlroy could snub the Olympics due to Zika fears

However, as of now, he says he’s going.

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