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# foursome - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Why two Man United legends are playing golf with Niall Horan and Rory McIlroy today
# Foursome
# Foursome

Why two Man United legends are playing golf with Niall Horan and Rory McIlroy today

May 20th 2015, 12:05 AM 7,825 Views 11 Comments

The Pro-Am at the PGA Championship is a who’s who of the sporting world.

# foursome - Monday 14 January, 2013

Rory McIlroy again backs Paul McGinley for Ryder Cup captain
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Rory McIlroy again backs Paul McGinley for Ryder Cup captain

Jan 14th 2013, 5:00 PM 928 Views 0 Comments

Colin Montgomerie won’t be happy with the world No 1′s latest thoughts ahead of tomorrow’s decision.

# foursome - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Turkey shoot: the 6 biggest flops of 2012
# Christmas 2012
# Christmas 2012

Turkey shoot: the 6 biggest flops of 2012

Dec 29th 2012, 8:25 AM 10,174 Views 29 Comments

Gobble, gobble — here’s half a dozen teams and sports stars who can chalk 2012 down to experience.

# foursome - Thursday 20 December, 2012

He's the man: Tom Watson highlights McIlroy threat at Ryder Cup
# Phoney War
# Phoney War

He's the man: Tom Watson highlights McIlroy threat at Ryder Cup

Dec 20th 2012, 9:51 AM 608 Views 0 Comments

And so it begins, eh Tom?

# foursome - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Rory McIlroy says no Nike deal yet
# Swoosh
# Swoosh

Rory McIlroy says no Nike deal yet

Nov 7th 2012, 10:54 AM 1,344 Views 2 Comments

“It’s a process we’re working through and you’ll probably hear about it in the next few weeks,” said the Holywood man.

# foursome - Friday 2 November, 2012

Faldo reckons Rory McIlroy’s mooted move to Nike is ‘dangerous’
# Swoosh
# Swoosh

Faldo reckons Rory McIlroy’s mooted move to Nike is ‘dangerous’

Nov 2nd 2012, 2:55 PM 1,355 Views 4 Comments

It’s just a new pair of spikes and a driver right?

# foursome - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Opinion: Rory McIlroy facing his biggest change
# Swoosh
# Swoosh

Opinion: Rory McIlroy facing his biggest change

Oct 31st 2012, 7:02 AM 1,148 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy is a marketing dream, which made him worth too much to stay with Titleist.

# foursome - Sunday 7 October, 2012

It's Sunday so here's 13 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days
# Snap Happy
# Snap Happy

It's Sunday so here's 13 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days

Oct 7th 2012, 8:04 AM 1,132 Views 0 Comments

Every day we’re Shefflin…

# foursome - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

'It was torture' -- Olazabal rules out 2014 Europe captaincy
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

'It was torture' -- Olazabal rules out 2014 Europe captaincy

Oct 2nd 2012, 1:09 PM 852 Views 1 Comment

The Spaniard said he couldn’t handle leading the team at Gleneagles in two years’ time.

In The Swing: Poulter proves he's the man as Europe stage comeback for the ages
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

In The Swing: Poulter proves he's the man as Europe stage comeback for the ages

Oct 2nd 2012, 9:17 AM 607 Views 0 Comments

‘He was absolutely immense. His five birdies in a row on Saturday afternoon to win a point in the fourball matches was immeasurably significant for Europe.’

The Morning Score: Tuesday
# Early Doors
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Oct 2nd 2012, 9:06 AM 365 Views 0 Comments

The Cats are home, the Dubs have a new football boss and all the European football action.

# foursome - Monday 1 October, 2012

Wozniacki swerves blame for McIlroy late show
# Wasn't Me
# Wasn't Me

Wozniacki swerves blame for McIlroy late show

Oct 1st 2012, 4:49 PM 28,471 Views 21 Comments

“I think he mistimed the tee time. He thought he was going to play 12:25, and, well, as we all know it was 11:25. So it wasn’t my fault,” she said.

Putts, pride and personalised Moet: Europe celebrate into the Medinah morning
# Funky Cold Medinah
# Funky Cold Medinah

Putts, pride and personalised Moet: Europe celebrate into the Medinah morning

Oct 1st 2012, 11:28 AM 2,976 Views 0 Comments

Now that’s a party.

A ESPN writer made this list of things Europe needed to win the Ryder Cup on Sunday
# Ooops
# Ooops

A ESPN writer made this list of things Europe needed to win the Ryder Cup on Sunday

Oct 1st 2012, 10:39 AM 3,522 Views 3 Comments

10-6 up heading into the final day, Gene Wojciechowski thought the Americans only needed to show up at Medinah.

Someone got Rory McIlroy a 'Flavor Flav' clock to celebrate
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Someone got Rory McIlroy a 'Flavor Flav' clock to celebrate

Oct 1st 2012, 1:18 AM 2,959 Views 0 Comments

The Irishman almost missed his tee-time because he got his time zones mixed up.

# foursome - Sunday 30 September, 2012

As it happened: Ryder Cup 2012, day 3
# Shot-by-shot
# Shot-by-shot

As it happened: Ryder Cup 2012, day 3

Sep 30th 2012, 8:19 PM 53,280 Views 41 Comments

Europe started Sunday’s singles matches four points down to an inspired USA. Could Ian Poulter and Rory McIlroy spark a remarkable fightback?

Rory McIlroy in Ryder Cup mix-up, almost misses tee-time
# Sleepyhead
# Sleepyhead

Rory McIlroy in Ryder Cup mix-up, almost misses tee-time

Sep 30th 2012, 5:30 PM 16,959 Views 20 Comments

US TV reports said that McIlroy had mistaken US eastern seaboard time for Chicago time which is one hour later.

Remember Brookline? Team Europe eyes historic comeback
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Remember Brookline? Team Europe eyes historic comeback

Sep 30th 2012, 1:42 PM 1,072 Views 0 Comments

With just the singles matches remaining, the United States lead 10-6 at the Medinah Country Club in Illinois, but a spectacular finish last night has given Team Europe hope.

Watson and Donald first up in Ryder Cup singles
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Watson and Donald first up in Ryder Cup singles

Sep 30th 2012, 10:15 AM 4,979 Views 7 Comments

Other key matchups include, Keegan Bradley against Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson taking on Justin Rose, Jim Furyk against Sergio Garcia.

Americans in sight of Ryder Cup triumph
# Winning
# Winning

Americans in sight of Ryder Cup triumph

Sep 30th 2012, 1:47 AM 4,842 Views 5 Comments

USA lead the Europeans 10-6 going into the competition’s final day.

# foursome - Saturday 29 September, 2012

As it happened: Ryder Cup 2012, day 2
# Shot-by-shot
# Shot-by-shot

As it happened: Ryder Cup 2012, day 2

Sep 29th 2012, 8:14 PM 24,152 Views 15 Comments

‘You’ve got to have it in your pants’ said Europe’s Nicolas Colsaerts after his day one heroics. Saturday was all about Bradley, Simpson and Poulter.

Ryder Cup: Mickelson and Bradley win for USA
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup: Mickelson and Bradley win for USA

Sep 29th 2012, 4:52 PM 3,146 Views 0 Comments

It looks like Lefty has found a partner he likes as the hosts continue where they left off yesterday.

Tiger takes rare rest at Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Tiger takes rare rest at Ryder Cup

Sep 29th 2012, 10:17 AM 5,730 Views 30 Comments

World No. 2 Woods and Stricker were the only US team to lose both their matches during yesterday’s opening day of the 39th Ryder Cup.

Sports chart of the day: the greatest Ryder Cup players of all time
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Sports chart of the day: the greatest Ryder Cup players of all time

Sep 29th 2012, 9:38 AM 926 Views 0 Comments

Here’s a look at the top 25 Ryder Cup golfers of all-time based on percentage of potential points won. *Readjusts specs, smugly*

# foursome - Friday 28 September, 2012

As it happened: Ryder Cup 2012, day 1
# Shot-by-shot
# Shot-by-shot

As it happened: Ryder Cup 2012, day 1

Sep 28th 2012, 10:00 PM 26,473 Views 19 Comments

Golf doesn’t get better than this. We went stroke-bystrokefor the first day of foursomes and fourballs as the 2012 Ryder Cup tees off at Medinah Country Club, Illinois.

Tied up: USA and Europe level at 2-2 after Ryder Cup foursomes
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Tied up: USA and Europe level at 2-2 after Ryder Cup foursomes

Sep 28th 2012, 6:32 PM 3,561 Views 2 Comments

It was the first time that had happened in the opening session of the Ryder Cup since 1997 at Valderrama in Spain.

Ryder Cup: Bradley and Mickelson strike first for US
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup: Bradley and Mickelson strike first for US

Sep 28th 2012, 5:19 PM 3,335 Views 1 Comment

The US duo got the first points on the board with a 4 and 3 victory over Europeans Luke Donald and Sergio Garcia.

Ryder Cup: Europe fast start can quiet home support
# Tee Time
# Tee Time

Ryder Cup: Europe fast start can quiet home support

Sep 28th 2012, 11:07 AM 428 Views 0 Comments

With Rory and G-Mac leading the charge in Friday’s foursomes, Europe can put America on the back foot immediately.

Ryder Cup course guide: a hole-by-hole tour of Medinah Country Club
# Ryder Cup 2012
# Ryder Cup 2012

Ryder Cup course guide: a hole-by-hole tour of Medinah Country Club

Sep 28th 2012, 8:30 AM 464 Views 0 Comments

Where’s the water? Lay up on 15? Here are the 18 holes that stand between Europe, America and the Ryder Cup.

# foursome - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Celebrity bagmen (part II): our alternative caddies for Europe's Ryder Cup team
# Trading Places
# Trading Places

Celebrity bagmen (part II): our alternative caddies for Europe's Ryder Cup team

Sep 27th 2012, 9:00 PM 5,183 Views 3 Comments

Would you want Vladimir Putin carrying your clubs? He might just be the perfect match for one of Team Europe at Medinah this weekend.

Facts and figures: the 2012 Ryder Cup in numbers
# Ryder Cup 2012
# Ryder Cup 2012

Facts and figures: the 2012 Ryder Cup in numbers

Sep 27th 2012, 8:45 PM 6,379 Views 10 Comments

Roll up, stats lovers. We’ve got all the nerdy numbers that matter this weekend in Medinah.

Time to make* some money - here are our 5 favourite bets for the 2012 Ryder Cup
# Flutter
# Flutter

Time to make* some money - here are our 5 favourite bets for the 2012 Ryder Cup

Sep 27th 2012, 1:00 PM 1,828 Views 2 Comments

*Gambling is a mug’s game, don’t be fooled by the headline.

Explainer: here's everything you need to know about the 2012 Ryder Cup
# FAQ
# FAQ

Explainer: here's everything you need to know about the 2012 Ryder Cup

Sep 27th 2012, 10:13 AM 3,237 Views 7 Comments

There’s gonna be an awful lot of golf talk over the next few days and we wouldn’t want you to feel left out.

It doesn't make sense to hang on to the mansion in Ireland, admits Rory McIlroy
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

It doesn't make sense to hang on to the mansion in Ireland, admits Rory McIlroy

Sep 27th 2012, 8:57 AM 1,689 Views 6 Comments

The world number one is selling his County Down estate. And this is why.

Meet the players: Europe's Ryder Cup 2012 team
# Pen Pics
# Pen Pics

Meet the players: Europe's Ryder Cup 2012 team

Sep 27th 2012, 7:47 AM 4,552 Views 14 Comments

Jose Maria Olazabal leads 12 of Europe’s finest to defend the Ryder Cup in Medinah this week. Here’s the team.

# foursome - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Celebrity bagmen: our alternative caddies for America’s Ryder Cup team
# Trading Places
# Trading Places

Celebrity bagmen: our alternative caddies for America’s Ryder Cup team

Sep 26th 2012, 9:15 PM 10,907 Views 7 Comments

How is Bertie going to get to Medinah at such short notice? And who has got Olympic gold medallist Katie Taylor on their bag?

Rory Mclroy: Rankings no use in Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup 2012
# Ryder Cup 2012

Rory Mclroy: Rankings no use in Ryder Cup

Sep 26th 2012, 4:55 PM 578 Views 2 Comments

The Holywood native and world number one said he’ll lead by example on the course at Medinah.

It could be worse! Here are 8 of the most hideous Ryder Cup outfits
# Fashion Police
# Fashion Police

It could be worse! Here are 8 of the most hideous Ryder Cup outfits

Sep 26th 2012, 12:35 PM 6,837 Views 5 Comments

If you thought the matching orange jumpers sported by Team Europe for the official Ryder Cup photo were bad, think again.

Game over - Miguel Angel Jimenez has already won the Ryder Cup for being one cool badass
# Yo Lo Tengo
# Yo Lo Tengo

Game over - Miguel Angel Jimenez has already won the Ryder Cup for being one cool badass

Sep 26th 2012, 12:11 PM 1,122 Views 0 Comments

There’ll be plenty of great photos from Medinah over the next few days, but this is our early favourite.

McDowell ready to carry on Irish tradition in Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup 2012
# Ryder Cup 2012

McDowell ready to carry on Irish tradition in Ryder Cup

Sep 26th 2012, 9:59 AM 657 Views 0 Comments

Almost certainly paired with Europe’s talisman, Rory McIlroy, G-Mac is expecting a weekend in the spotlight again.

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