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#Rory McIlroy

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 18 January, 2015

McIlroy just misses out on extraordinary final day in Abu Dhabi

22-year-old Frenchman Gary Stal stepped in to win as Martin Kaymer threw away a 10 shot lead.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 17 January, 2015

‘I feel like punching myself’ – McIlroy fumes as he drops well off the pace in Abu Dhabi

Martin Kaymer has opened up a six shot lead heading into the final round.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 16 January, 2015

Rory McIlroy has only gone and bagged first professional hole-in-one in Abu Dhabi Boom! This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy has only gone and bagged first professional hole-in-one in Abu Dhabi

The world number one holed on the 15th during this morning’s second round.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Rory McIlroy has started his 2015 season as he means to go on

No winter blues for McIlroy as he bolts out of the blocks.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Rory McIlroy plans his year on the back of a boarding pass (seriously)

Looking ahead to an important 12 months, the Northern Irish golfer revealed his unique approach to self-motivation.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 1 January, 2015

New year’s revolution: why 2015 will be massive for these sports people

Expect this lot to make their fair share of headlines over the next 12 months.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 29 December, 2014

Rory McIlroy is golf’s Christmas number one

The star started the year at number six, but ended it almost three ranking points clear of second-placed Henrik Stenson.

The Irishman fuelling the world’s top sportsmen

Dave McGeady has big plans for his healthy food company.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 26 December, 2014

Awkward! Ravenhill PA plays ‘Sweet Caroline’ during Rory McIlroy’s BBC interview So Good This post contains videos

Fergie on Rory McIlroy: ‘He’s without doubt the most gifted golfer that I’ve seen’

The legendary manager also heaped praise on Paul McGinley’s Ryder Cup ‘brilliant’ plan.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 25 December, 2014

Up close and personal with the world’s best at Valhalla – My 2014 sporting moment

Niall Kelly recalls being there when Rory McIlroy won his fourth Major … well, sort of.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Get in the hole! – Here are the best golf shots of the year

And Rory McIlroy makes the cut.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Who deserves to win the RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year prize tonight? Contenders This post contains a poll

Who deserves to win the RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year prize tonight?

Katie Tayor, Jonathan Sexton and Rory McIlroy are all up for the big prize.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 20 December, 2014

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Rory’s dominance and dual-code GAA glory – Down’s 2014 sporting highlights North Stars This post contains videos

Rory’s dominance and dual-code GAA glory – Down’s 2014 sporting highlights

The Mourne men and ladies had plenty to smile about over the past 12 months.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Here’s one award Lewis Hamilton can’t steal from Rory McIlroy

The world number one has rightly been recognised as the best golfer in Europe.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 14 December, 2014

‘Next year, Rory, bring your goldfish’: Twitter can’t believe Hamilton beat McIlroy to SPOTY

That dog shouldn’t even have been allowed on the carpet.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 8 December, 2014

Rory McIlroy took in an NFL game with some Ulster rugby legends last night

Why are all my friends so unsuccessful compared to these guys?

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Spieth secures Australian Open as defending champion McIlroy fails to recover

The 21-year-old American set a new course record to win by six shots this morning.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Rory McIlroy implodes as trio lead Australian Open

McIlroy’s round faltered with a triple-bogey seven at the ninth after finding the rough off the tee.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 28 November, 2014

Rory McIlroy well in contention after second round at Australian Open

The Northern Irishman wore a black ribbon as a mark of respect for Philip Hughes.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

McIlroy thinks of winning US Masters every day

‘It’s the next big career goal of mine, it would complete the career grand slam.’

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

McIlroy the clear favourite as 2014 SPOTY shortlist named

The golfer joins Gareth Bale, Lewis Hamilton and more on the list.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Henrik Stenson played the golf of his life down the stretch to deny Rory McIlroy victory

The Swede’s putter got hot on 17 and 18 to hold off McIlroy’s charge.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 22 November, 2014

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 20 November, 2014

McIlroy and Lowry share the lead at the final European Tour event of the year

It wasn’t good news for the Irish at the Qualifying School, however.

Snapshot: Do you even lift, Rory…?

Yes. Yes he does.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

‘I’ve got used to it’ – McIlroy won’t let upcoming court date impact on course performances

The world number one tees off at the Dubai World Tour Championship today.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Rickie Fowler set to take on Rory McIlroy at next year’s Irish Open

Fowler was the first player approached by new tournament hosts The Rory Foundation.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Rory McIlroy was today crowned Race to Dubai champion without hitting a golf ball

The 25-year-old has won the Harry Vardon trophy with one tournament still to go.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 10 November, 2014

Rory McIlroy won the Race to Dubai title last night without swinging a club

His nearest rival in the Race to Dubai standings is Ryder Cup teammate Jamie Donaldson.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 9 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Model Nadia Forde to become ‘first Irishwoman’ on I’m A Celebrity Welcome To The Jungle

Model Nadia Forde to become ‘first Irishwoman’ on I’m A Celebrity

She’s bringing an ‘array of little bikinis’ lads. Hold on to your hats.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

McIlroy the talk of BMW Masters despite missing China-based tournament

Jamie Donaldson has admitted that it would be a tall order to catch McIlroy in the Race to Dubai standings.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 24 October, 2014

31 first world problems of a modern Irish sports fan

Having to take the cap off your bottles in stadia and more struggles of the sporting classes.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

McIlroy taking time away from golf to prepare for legal battle

The world number one won’t play in the BMW Masters or the WGC – HSBC Champions after ‘an extraordinarily demanding year’.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 20 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everybody’s talking about Maíria Cahill, Ebola and Irish Water bonuses…

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Rory McIlroy might have just switched his allegiances…….his rugby allegiances

Make up your mind Rory, is it Ulster or Leinster?

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Now Rory McIlroy’s best pal has called off HIS wedding… it’s The Dredge World Of Celebs

Now Rory McIlroy’s best pal has called off HIS wedding… it’s The Dredge

All the best of the day’s celebrity dirt.

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