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# rory-mcilroy - Yesterday’s News


# rory-mcilroy - Yesterday’s News

McIlroy: To be called a fascist and bigot because I spent time in someone's company is ridiculous

The Northern Irishman has responded to criticism after he was pictured during a round with US President Donald Trump.

'I don’t really care about the policies' - McIlroy reveals interest in Trump's rise

The US president’s contentious comments and actions have been criticised by some in the world of sport.


# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Out of Bounds: Only Rory knows if his round with Trump was an unnecessary distraction

McIlroy lives in a different world than the rest of us, so should we be surprised a round with POTUS is part of it?

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Carl Frampton gets Conor McGregor backing as title clash looms

The WBA featherweight champion defends his cherished strap against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand on Saturday night.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Rory McIlroy reveals he can't even run at the moment, let alone swing a golf club

It’s not exactly ideal Masters preparation for the former world number one.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 23 January, 2017

Stress fracture rules McIlroy out of Dubai Desert Classic and showdown with Woods

It’s the second successive tournament the world number two will miss.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 16 January, 2017

Rory McIlroy rib injury forces Abu Dhabi withdrawal

After getting injured in South Africa last week, the star has been ruled out of the tournament.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 15 January, 2017

The Perfect Storm! Rory McIlroy falls to Englishman in South African Open playoff

Graeme Storm lost his European Tour card just 83 days ago.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Rory McIlroy trails leader Storm by three in SA Open

Meanwhile, South African Jbe Kruger carded a 69 and Englishman Jordan Smith a 66 to share third place.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 13 January, 2017

McIlroy goes through eight holes in 8-under par but late bogeys derailed his rollercoaster round

The 27-year-old also battled through severe back pain.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 12 January, 2017

We'll Leave it There So: Tributes paid to Graham Taylor, McIlroy's birdie blitz and all today's sport

Plus, Jonathan Sexton and Jamie Heaslip have been included for Leinster’s Champions Cup clash with Montpellier.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

McIlroy may change clubs 'from week to week' as he prepares to debut new equipment

The world number two gets his season under way in South Africa tomorrow.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Rory McIlroy admits he is unlikely to compete at the 2020 Olympics

The 27-year-old did not travel to the Rio Olympics earlier this year.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 8 January, 2017

McIlroy's stunning approach at the Irish Open named Shot of the Year Accolade This post contains videos

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Jack Nicklaus questions Rory McIlroy's desire to be the 'greatest player to have played the game'

The Masters is the only championship victory McIlroy has failed to win.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 25 December, 2016

Rory McIlroy balances sub-par 2016 with 'lifelong dream'

An Irish Open victory helped make 2016 memorable, despite falling short of his initial targets for the year.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 23 December, 2016

Rory McIlroy braves the miserable conditions to watch dominant Ulster push past Connacht

Iain Henderson and Charles Piutau impressed for Les Kiss’ side, who move back into the top four with the win.

Rory McIlroy offers perfect response to Tiger Woods posing as shirtless Santa

It’s the most wonderful time of the year.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Rory McIlroy and Jamie Heaslip surprise young fans on the Toy Show Christmas Wish This post contains videos
From The Daily Edge Charlie's little face when he met Rory McIlroy is what the Toy Show is all about Hole In One

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Rory McIlroy wrote this brilliant letter to the young fan who caught a historic ball Touch Of Class This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy wrote this brilliant letter to the young fan who caught a historic ball

Youngster caught eagle ball from McIlroy’s $11.5m FedEx Cup win.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 20 November, 2016

McIlroy finishes on a high as Stenson wins Race to Dubai

Henrik Stenson finishes the year as Europe’s top golfer.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 18 November, 2016

Watch: Probably the toughest interview of Rory McIlroy's career to date Cheeky This post contains videos

Watch: Probably the toughest interview of Rory McIlroy's career to date

Nine-year-old Billy asked the golfer about female tennis players and Donald Trump.

Garcia and Molinari share the lead in Dubai, McIlroy making improvements

The second round of the DP World Tour Championship took place today.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 17 November, 2016

McIlroy's defence at DP World Tour Championship gets off to worst possible start

Lee Westwood’s putter turns hot in Dubai.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

McIlroy admits he was 'too proud and stubborn' to seek putting help

But teaming up with a short game coach helped turn his season around.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

€2.3 million boost for Irish Open after inclusion in European Tour's new Rolex Series

The overall prize fund in 2017 is set to be €6.5 million.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 30 October, 2016

History-maker Matsuyama storms to WGC victory as McIlroy finishes strongly

The Japanese golfer finished seven strokes clear of Henrik Stenson.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 28 October, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: McIlroy in Shanghai, IRFU defend residency rule and all today's sport Friday This post contains videos

We'll Leave it There So: McIlroy in Shanghai, IRFU defend residency rule and all today's sport

Plus, Liverpool are closing in on a deal for a teenage wonderkid.

It's Route 66 for Rory as he storms up the leaderboard in Shanghai

Hideki Matsuyama three shots clear at the half-way point of the WGC-HSBC Champions.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 27 October, 2016

McIlroy gives perfect explanation for Tiger's success

No-cut formats have helped Tiger Woods, but Rory McIlroy says the American was also the best.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

'A tsunami just hit my bank account!' McIlroy's text from caddie after $11.5m prize win

McIlroy is back in action at the HSBC Champions in Shanghai this week.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 2 October, 2016

America win Ryder Cup after amazing day at Hazeltine

Darren Clarke’s side fell short at Hazeltine.

Big blow for European Ryder Cup hopes as McIlroy beaten by Patrick Reed

That’s a big, big point for Davis Love.

'Ashamed' Garcia condemns hostile Hazeltine crowd

The nasty edge that crept into the Ryder Cup crowd on Saturday met with the disapproval of Sergio Garcia.

Reed versus McIlroy headlines Sunday singles

The match everybody wanted to see will kick off Sunday’s singles at Hazeltine.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 1 October, 2016

McIlroy leads the charge as Europe cut USA's lead to a single point

The Spanish duo of Cabrero Bello and Garcia salvaged an unlikely half point against Spieth and Reed.

McIlroy, Pieters to face Mickelson and Fowler

Henrik Stenson, will partner Matt Fitzpatrick, as he makes his debut in the second match meanwhile.

'You're welcome for the show' - McIlroy had bow planned

A hostile atmosphere created by fans of the USA prompted Rory McIlroy to get creative at the Ryder Cup.

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