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#Rory McIlroy

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 8 April, 2018

'I've been waiting for this chance' - McIlroy ready for Masters redemption

Rory McIlroy feels ready to claim Masters glory and says leader Patrick Reed will be the man under the most pressure on Sunday at Augusta.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Reed soars to three-stroke lead over McIlroy at Masters

Light morning rain made the challenging Augusta National greens slightly more receptive.

Reed it and sleep! Patrick heads to bed with two-shot lead at the Masters

Reed hits the front as he chases his maiden Major at Augusta National.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 6 April, 2018

'It's so tricky': McIlroy and Spieth share clubhouse lead as Augusta toughens up

A one-under par round sees McIlroy stay in contention at Augusta, but he was disappointed not to convert some birdie opportunities.

Reed, Leishman share lead as Augusta plays tough in second round

Rory McIlroy is coming towards the end of his second round.

Spieth's birdie run sets blistering pace at the Masters - but McIlroy's not far behind

‘Relaxed’ McIlroy in a strong position to challenge for the career Grand Slam.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

McIlroy 'the number one pick' for Masters, says former great

Jack Nicklaus, a six-time winner at Augusta, has tipped the Holywood native to prevail.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

'I don’t think I would have had the career I’ve had so far if it wasn’t for that day'

Rory McIlroy has reflected on his 2011 Masters collapse as he looks forward to this year’s event.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 29 March, 2018

'The thing about Rory is he's on form... He's on the edge of history'

Paul McGinley believes that knowing when to be patient and knowing when to attack will be key to winning the Masters.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 23 March, 2018

McIlroy and Mickelson out of WGC Match Play after group stage defeats

Both suffered losses at Austin Country Club in Texas today.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 22 March, 2018

McIlroy stays alive as Johnson crashes out at WGC Match Play

The defending champion was beaten 4&3 by Canada’s Adam Hadwin at the Austin Country Club in Texas.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

McIlroy and Johnson suffer shock defeats in WGC Match Play openers

It was a bad day for the world number one and the newly-crowned Arnold Palmer Invitational winner.

Rory McIlroy credits Wayne Rooney for inspiring his improved putting

Rory McIlroy won the Arnold Palmer Invitational at the weekend.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 19 March, 2018

McIlroy: Bay Hill victory is a huge confidence boost for Masters

McIlroy’s win at the Arnold Palmer Invitational was his first PGA victory since September 2016.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Rory McIlroy wins Arnold Palmer Invitational after a stunning final round

McIlroy hit five birdies in his last six holes to secure the victory.

'It's tiring' - McIlroy suggests limiting alcohol sales after receiving abuse from fans at Bay Hill

Rory McIlroy believes the behaviour of fans on the PGA Tour is a growing problem following his third around at the Bay Hill Golf Course.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Super 67 puts McIlroy in the hunt behind Stenson at Bay Hill

A congested chasing pack features the rejuvenated Tiger Woods, just five shots off the Swede.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 16 March, 2018

Rory McIlroy in love with golf again ahead of Augusta challenge

Meanwhile, Tiger Woods slipped back in the second round of the US PGA Tour Arnold Palmer Invitational.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Tiger Woods sinks monster 71-foot putt to continue fine form, McIlroy one shot off the lead Comeback This post contains videos

Tiger Woods sinks monster 71-foot putt to continue fine form, McIlroy one shot off the lead

Henrik Stenson is out in front after the opening round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 9 March, 2018

Tiger three off the lead after solid start as McIlroy struggles on day one

As Tiger Woods started well at the Valspar Championship, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth struggled in the first round.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 8 March, 2018

McIlroy eyeing Grand Slam 'bragging rights' ahead of Spieth and Mickelson

Jordan Spieth, Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy could all complete the Grand Slam in 2018 but the Northern Irishman will have first chance.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 2 March, 2018

'Woods more likely to win than completely out of sorts McIlroy'

David Duval feels Woods has a better chance of winning at next month’s Masters than McIlroy does.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Tiger Woods shoots first sub-70 round since 2015 while McIlroy slides back to seven-over

Woods moved up the leaderboard on Saturday at the Honda Classic, thanks to his first round in the 60s since 2015.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 19 February, 2018

Rory McIlroy sees progress despite failing to contend at Riviera

The star was encouraged with his game at the Riviera Country Club this week.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 17 February, 2018

'I've got a headache after all that' - McIlroy frustrated by added scrutiny of playing with Woods

Tiger Woods missed the cut in his second PGA Tour outing of 2018 and Rory McIlroy believes his treatment by fans may be partly to blame.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Woods one-over in rollercoaster return to Riviera, McIlroy recovers from three bogeys

The American hit some wild drives and ultimately signed for a one-over 72.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

'I wouldn't have minded a quiet couple of days': McIlroy on playing with Woods

The pair tee it up together at the Genesis Open on Thursday.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Tiger to play with Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas in Riviera return

All eyes on this group.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Lowry only Irishman to make the cut in California as Johnson and Potter take the lead

Ted Potter Jr. flirted with a 59 as he moved into a share of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am lead with Dustin Johnson.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Johnson shares lead as McIlroy five-putts after two rounds at Pebble Beach

Making his first PGA Tour appearance of the Year, Rory McIlroy had an eagle putt at the hole on Friday, but left with a double bogey.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 9 February, 2018

Streelman, Hossler share lead as McIlroy lurks on PGA Tour return

Rory McIlroy is three shots behind leaders Kevin Streelman and Beau Hossler after Thursday’s opening round in California.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 28 January, 2018

McIlroy falls just short as China's Li Haotong claims Dubai Desert Classic

McIlroy took the lead early on Sunday morning but ended the fourth round in second place.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Chinese prodigy Li leads but McIlroy within striking distance in Dubai

A new record was set for the cut, with 70 players tied at five under par or lower making it to the final two rounds.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 26 January, 2018

McIlroy moving through the gears to stay in touch with leaders in Dubai

Jamie Donaldson has maintained his advantage but McIlroy is closing in.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Magnificent McIlroy burns it up on day one in Dubai

McIlroy’s 65 leaves him two shots off the early pace set by David Horsey.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

'There's more of a buzz about golf': McIlroy excited by Woods' return at Torrey Pines

Tiger Woods’ return at Torrey Pines will draw many eyes, including those of Rory McIlroy from Dubai.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 21 January, 2018

No joy for McIlroy and Dunne in Abu Dhabi as hot back nine lands Fleetwood fresh title

The 27-year-old Southport resident shot a seven-under par 65 round to beat compatriot Ross Fisher by two shots.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Super Saturday puts McIlroy and Dunne in the hunt for Abu Dhabi final round

The Irish duo both carded seven-under-par rounds today at the HSBC Championship.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 19 January, 2018

Rory McIlroy on track for huge comeback weekend after brilliant 66 in Abu Dhabi Hear Me Ror This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy on track for huge comeback weekend after brilliant 66 in Abu Dhabi

Closing eagle leaves McIlroy three shots off the lead in a tie for sixth.

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