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#Rory McIlroy

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 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.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 22 May, 2016

McIlroy tastes Irish Open success for the first time as final round goes down to the wire

Scot Russell Knox pushed the world number three all the way as the weather continued to disrupt play at the K Club on Sunday.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 21 May, 2016

McIlroy says common sense prevailed as weather wreaks havoc at the Irish Open

Two lengthy suspensions at the K Club means McIlroy will complete his third round tomorrow.

McIlroy hits the front at the Irish Open as play suspended for the second time

The world number three leads on nine-under par.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 20 May, 2016

Snapshot: Rory McIlroy takes a break from the Irish Open to attend Leinster-Ulster

One Direction star and Leinster fan Niall Horan joined the golfer at tonight’s game.

McIlroy moves to within a shot of the lead to tee up exciting weekend at the Irish Open

Marc Warren and Masters champion Danny Willett lead the way at the K Club.

McIlroy blasts 'stuffy' Muirfield's men-only vote

The former world number one says the R&A were right to strip the venue of their Open status.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Willett sets pace at Irish Open but McIlroy is in close pursuit

The late starters made the most of improving conditions after a wet start to day one.

12 players who will make a trip to the K Club worthwhile

No Day or Spieth but the field still packs a punch.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: McIlroy eager to succeed at The K Club, Liverpool's big night and today's sport

Pat Lam answers questions about his future, while Celtic eye up Brendan Rodgers.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

'It's completely different to other tournaments': How Rory McIlroy reinvented the Irish Open

Excitement is building ahead of this week’s Irish Open at The K Club – but it hasn’t always been the case.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 16 May, 2016

McIlroy, Lowry and Willett - some of golf's biggest names are in town for the Irish Open

The eyes of the golfing world is on the K Club this week for the 2016 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Day leads from the front to seal Players Championship, G-Mac makes surge into top 10

Bogeys at the tail end of the front and back nine forced Shane Lowry to drop to a share of 16th place.

Lowry's challenge collapses as 'crazy' greens wreak havoc at The Players

Jason Day battled brutal conditions to take a four-shot lead into the final day at Sawgrass.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 14 May, 2016

McIlroy curses final hole after hunting course record

The world number three was left fuming after he missed a chance to beat the course record in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Shane Lowry takes 36-hole lead at The Players - and this eagle certainly helped Super Shane This post contains videos

Shane Lowry takes 36-hole lead at The Players - and this eagle certainly helped

Jason Day leads the field by three shots, but Lowry is hot on the world number one’s heels.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 13 May, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: McIlroy impresses, Irish provinces' cash struggles and all today's sport

Plus, the departure of Irish youngster Daniel Cleary from Liverpool has been confirmed.

Rory McIlroy just misses out on course record with stunning 64 at The Players TPC Sawgrass This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy just misses out on course record with stunning 64 at The Players

McIlroy sits two off the lead after a red-hot afternoon at Sawgrass.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Blistering start for Shane Lowry at The Players, Day equals course record Play On Players This post contains videos

Blistering start for Shane Lowry at The Players, Day equals course record

Lowry two shots behind world number one Day after the morning’s play at Sawgrass.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Stunning birdie run puts McIlroy back in contention at Wells Fargo

The Holywood golfer has picked up seven shots on his last 10 holes to move within two of the lead.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 6 May, 2016

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 5 May, 2016

McIlroy relieved to limit damage after getting stuck in 'range mode' on outward nine

McIlroy dodged an earplug and sluggish form to scramble back to one over par.

Rory McIlroy skips Wentworth for Rio, but unsure of Olympic future

Rory McIlroy will prioritise the Olympic games over the BMW PGA Championship, skipping the money-spinning event at Wentworth.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Rory McIlroy is back in action this week searching for the spark to ignite his season

The Northern Irishman returns to Quail Hollow.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 2 May, 2016

Rory McIlroy invites 13-year-old to play alongside him in Irish Open pro-am

Tom McKibbin will get to play alongside one of the world’s best players – and get a day off school!

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 25 April, 2016

Rory McIlroy to skip WGC-Bridgestone Invitational to play French Open

The 100th edition of the European Tour event will be part of the Holywood man’s British Open preparations.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Diesel demands and Rory's Bahamas regret - it's the sporting tweets of the week

McIlroy and O’Driscoll made the cut during a time when Twitter was dominated by another Irish athlete.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 11 April, 2016

McIlroy: The occasion got to me again

But the Northern Irishman insists he has learned some valuable lessons at Augusta.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Danny Willett wins the Masters after sensational Spieth meltdown Latest This post contains videos

Danny Willett wins the Masters after sensational Spieth meltdown

Willett shoots superb 67 to win green jacket on a day of remarkable drama.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Excited Spieth 'idolised' Masters partner McIlroy

This is gonna be good.

'It's a great position' - Rory McIlroy excited by Masters leaderboard

After a strong finish to round two, Rory McIlroy is hoping he has done enough to be in the final group at the Masters today.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 8 April, 2016

McIlroy's monster putt from 39 feet puts him back in contention as Spieth's lead disintegrates

He’s one shot off the lead heading into the weekend as Shane Lowry endured a mixed second round.

We'll Leave It There So: Lowry struggles at Augusta, a huge blow for Liverpool and all today's sport

Meanwhile, Carl Frampton has been stripped of his WBA super bantamweight title and Connacht have been hit with a late injury ahead of Grenoble test.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Can McIlroy make history at the Masters? The 4 Irish players ready for a tilt at Augusta

A closer look at the chances of Ireland’s representatives this week.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Will Tiger Woods' absence be felt and more Masters 2016 talking points

Plus, how will the new “Big Three” of golf fare at Augusta National in the coming days?

McIlroy planning to conquer Augusta with 'aggressive' approach

The world number three is feeling more relaxed than usual ahead of this year’s tournament.

Rory McIlroy's rollercoaster Masters appearances, ranked from worst to best

At times, it’s been very painful to watch. But catharsis is a good thing.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 4 April, 2016

Rory McIlroy hits hole-in-one at Augusta

The impressive effort came on the 16th hole from a distance of 170 yards.

Rory McIlroy's new Nike ad features a lot of broccoli, sweat and 5.30am alarm calls Enjoy The Chase This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy's new Nike ad features a lot of broccoli, sweat and 5.30am alarm calls

A brief insight into the grueling routine of the four-time Major winner.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 2 April, 2016

‘No guarantees McIlroy will complete a career Grand Slam’ — McGinley

But the former Ryder Cup captain believes his fellow Irishman is hitting form at the right time.

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