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#Honda Classic

# honda-classic - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Lowry loses ground on leaders after nightmare back 9
# Honda Classic
# Honda Classic

Lowry loses ground on leaders after nightmare back 9

Mar 20th 2021, 9:55 PM 5,062 Views 0 Comments

Lowry carded five bogeys after making the turn with eight pars and a birdie.

# honda-classic - Friday 19 March, 2021

Lowry eagles the last to move into tie for 5th at PGA Tour's Honda Classic
# Golf
# Golf

Lowry eagles the last to move into tie for 5th at PGA Tour's Honda Classic

Mar 19th 2021, 10:25 PM 10,575 Views 2 Comments

Both Padraig Harrington and Graeme McDowell have missed the cut.

Shane Lowry 6 off the lead after Honda Classic first round
# Work From Home
# Work From Home

Shane Lowry 6 off the lead after Honda Classic first round

Mar 19th 2021, 9:52 AM 2,482 Views 0 Comments

The Offaly man was able to do the school run after his impressive start.

# honda-classic - Friday 28 February, 2020

Lowry recovers from poor start to stay in the mix at Honda Classic
# Pga Golf
# Pga Golf

Lowry recovers from poor start to stay in the mix at Honda Classic

Feb 28th 2020, 9:32 PM 4,163 Views 2 Comments

The Open champion shot a bogey on each of his opening three holes.

# honda-classic - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Decent start for Shane Lowry at Honda Classic as his opening round puts him in the chasing pack
# Solid
# Solid

Decent start for Shane Lowry at Honda Classic as his opening round puts him in the chasing pack

Feb 27th 2020, 11:43 PM 3,955 Views 1 Comment

With a $7m purse on offer, the Offaly native is well-placed after a decent day’s work.

# honda-classic - Monday 26 February, 2018

Thomas triumphs in play-off to claim Honda Classic as Woods finishes back in 12th
# Sunday Success
# Sunday Success

Thomas triumphs in play-off to claim Honda Classic as Woods finishes back in 12th

Feb 26th 2018, 8:29 AM 4,280 Views 0 Comments

Thomas rolled in a birdie on the first hole of the play-off to defeat third round leader Luke List.

# honda-classic - Sunday 25 February, 2018

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

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

Feb 25th 2018, 9:51 AM 4,964 Views 5 Comments

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

# honda-classic - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Tiger on prowl at PGA National while Rory McIlroy makes the cut
# In The Hunt
# In The Hunt

Tiger on prowl at PGA National while Rory McIlroy makes the cut

Feb 24th 2018, 10:01 AM 5,844 Views 10 Comments

Luke List and Jamie Lovemark lead the way.

# honda-classic - Monday 27 February, 2017

Even a rogue sprinkler head couldn't stop Rickie Fowler winning the Honda Classic
# A Sprinkler Of Magic
# A Sprinkler Of Magic

Even a rogue sprinkler head couldn't stop Rickie Fowler winning the Honda Classic

Feb 27th 2017, 10:11 AM 2,894 Views 1 Comment

The American moved back into the world’s top-10 with the win.

# honda-classic - Friday 24 February, 2017

Seamus Power four off the lead at the Honda Classic while Harrington and McDowell struggle
# Steady Start
# Steady Start

Seamus Power four off the lead at the Honda Classic while Harrington and McDowell struggle

Feb 24th 2017, 1:38 PM 2,220 Views 0 Comments

Power hit three birdies in the opening round.

# honda-classic - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

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

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

Feb 22nd 2017, 9:03 AM 6,547 Views 14 Comments

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

# honda-classic - Sunday 28 February, 2016

'You f***in' idiot!' - Shane Lowry drops an F-bomb after finding the water at Palm Beach
# Explicit
# Explicit

'You f***in' idiot!' - Shane Lowry drops an F-bomb after finding the water at Palm Beach

Feb 28th 2016, 9:11 PM 41,285 Views 34 Comments

NBC promptly apologised for his foul mouth.

# honda-classic - Friday 26 February, 2016

McIlroy misses cut, Lowry falters and birdie run shoots Harrington up leaderboard
# Early Exit
# Early Exit

McIlroy misses cut, Lowry falters and birdie run shoots Harrington up leaderboard

Feb 26th 2016, 10:30 PM 10,379 Views 4 Comments

Graeme McDowell had a solid round and is the best placed of the Irish on even-par for the tournament.

# honda-classic - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Stunning finish gets Shane Lowry in the mix at Honda Classic
# Rich Vein Of Form
# Rich Vein Of Form

Stunning finish gets Shane Lowry in the mix at Honda Classic

Feb 25th 2016, 11:00 PM 9,026 Views 0 Comments

The Offaly man coped well with difficult scoring conditions in Florida.

# honda-classic - Sunday 8 March, 2015

PGA Tour organisers get scuba diver to fish out Rory's 3 iron from the lake
# Rescue Club
# Rescue Club

PGA Tour organisers get scuba diver to fish out Rory's 3 iron from the lake

Mar 8th 2015, 6:36 PM 5,926 Views 2 Comments

Donald Trump then reunited McIlroy with his club before this evening’s final round.

# honda-classic - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

'I just kept telling myself the yips weren't back again' - Harrington on his Honda Classic triumph
# Interview
# Interview

'I just kept telling myself the yips weren't back again' - Harrington on his Honda Classic triumph

Mar 3rd 2015, 7:15 AM 6,648 Views 5 Comments

“As much as I was struggling, I still would choose myself to read that putt and hit that putt.”

# honda-classic - Monday 2 March, 2015

'I found that mental edge I've been lacking' - Pádraig Harrington
# Reaction
# Reaction

'I found that mental edge I've been lacking' - Pádraig Harrington

Mar 2nd 2015, 5:53 PM 6,866 Views 10 Comments

The Dubliner also said that a previous win at the Indonesia Open back in December helped improve his confidence substantially.

Watch Pádraig Harrington sink a clutch birdie putt on 18 like it's 2008 all over again
# Pressure
# Pressure

Watch Pádraig Harrington sink a clutch birdie putt on 18 like it's 2008 all over again

Mar 2nd 2015, 5:52 PM 6,743 Views 2 Comments

The Dubliner showed off his almost unparalleled mental strength to claw his way back into contention at the Honda Classic.

Lowry, Given, Lineker and Molinari salute Pádraig Harrington's brilliant Honda Classic win
# Happy For Harry
# Happy For Harry

Lowry, Given, Lineker and Molinari salute Pádraig Harrington's brilliant Honda Classic win

Mar 2nd 2015, 5:43 PM 11,848 Views 7 Comments

A playoff win over Daniel Berger brought glory for Harrington.

Harrington's win has big implications for his world ranking, his bank balance and The Masters
# Perks
# Perks

Harrington's win has big implications for his world ranking, his bank balance and The Masters

Mar 2nd 2015, 5:27 PM 15,419 Views 12 Comments

The three-time Major champion had to wait a long time for his latest PGA tour win.

Pádraig Harrington wins $1m playoff after a rollercoaster finish at the Honda Classic
# Lazarus
# Lazarus

Pádraig Harrington wins $1m playoff after a rollercoaster finish at the Honda Classic

Mar 2nd 2015, 5:05 PM 47,931 Views 76 Comments

Harrington beat the rookie Daniel Berger in a tense Monday playoff in Florida.

# honda-classic - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Rory may have missed the cut but Harrington has stormed into the lead in Florida
# In The Hunt
# In The Hunt

Rory may have missed the cut but Harrington has stormed into the lead in Florida

Feb 28th 2015, 6:28 PM 8,097 Views 11 Comments

The Dubliner is one shot clear of Patrick Reed after two rounds.

# honda-classic - Friday 27 February, 2015

McIlroy set to miss his first cut since June 2014
# Breezey
# Breezey

McIlroy set to miss his first cut since June 2014

Feb 27th 2015, 7:59 PM 6,263 Views 0 Comments

However, the news is better for Padraig Harrington.

# honda-classic - Monday 3 March, 2014

Henley wins Honda in playoff as McIlroy struggles
# Disappointment
# Disappointment

Henley wins Honda in playoff as McIlroy struggles

Mar 3rd 2014, 12:32 AM 5,181 Views 0 Comments

The Irish golfer held the outright lead at the end of each of the first three rounds.

# honda-classic - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Unflappable Rory McIlroy on course to emulate Jack Nicklaus at Honda Classic
# Frontrunner
# Frontrunner

Unflappable Rory McIlroy on course to emulate Jack Nicklaus at Honda Classic

Mar 2nd 2014, 9:45 AM 6,153 Views 3 Comments

“I feel comfortable with where my game is,” McIlroy said. “I thought 69 in the conditions I had today was a pretty good score.”

# honda-classic - Friday 28 February, 2014

McIlroy clings to PGA lead while Tiger makes cut
# On Top
# On Top

McIlroy clings to PGA lead while Tiger makes cut

Feb 28th 2014, 11:59 PM 5,929 Views 5 Comments

“I had to stay patient. I didn’t get off to the best start,” the Northern Irish golfer said.

# honda-classic - Thursday 27 February, 2014

McIlroy grabs PGA clubhouse lead with sizzling 63
# Honda Classic
# Honda Classic

McIlroy grabs PGA clubhouse lead with sizzling 63

Feb 27th 2014, 11:14 PM 4,631 Views 13 Comments

The Co. Down man put in a bogey-free round to lead Russell Henley by one shot after day one in Palm Beach.

# honda-classic - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

'It was not the right thing to do': McIlroy regrets quitting Honda Classic
# Rory McIlroy
# Rory McIlroy

'It was not the right thing to do': McIlroy regrets quitting Honda Classic

Mar 5th 2013, 10:03 AM 8,210 Views 32 Comments

“What I did was not good for the tournament, not good for the kids and the fans who were out there watching me.”

# honda-classic - Sunday 3 March, 2013

Jack Nicklaus: McIlroy should not have walked off the course on Friday
# Honda Classic
# Honda Classic

Jack Nicklaus: McIlroy should not have walked off the course on Friday

Mar 3rd 2013, 9:35 PM 2,572 Views 0 Comments

The Golden Bear said that if McIlroy “had thought about it for 5 minutes, he wouldn’t have done it.”

Analysis: McIlroy another no-show on the weekend
# Review
# Review

Analysis: McIlroy another no-show on the weekend

Mar 3rd 2013, 10:13 AM 12,336 Views 25 Comments

With the Masters just more than a month away, the Irish golfer has played only 80 holes this year.

# honda-classic - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Serena Williams gets told off for taking pictures of Tiger Woods in action
# No Flash Photography
# No Flash Photography

Serena Williams gets told off for taking pictures of Tiger Woods in action

Mar 2nd 2013, 11:18 AM 1,836 Views 0 Comments

It turns they didn’t know who she was.

# honda-classic - Friday 1 March, 2013

The top Rory McIlroy conspiracy theories on the internet, after his stunning walk-off
# Nike
# Nike

The top Rory McIlroy conspiracy theories on the internet, after his stunning walk-off

Mar 1st 2013, 5:57 PM 3,612 Views 7 Comments

It’s not about the teeth, as Lance almost said.

'I really felt like I was rounding a corner': McIlroy's statement on his sore tooth
# Rory McIlroy
# Rory McIlroy

'I really felt like I was rounding a corner': McIlroy's statement on his sore tooth

Mar 1st 2013, 4:27 PM 9,153 Views 44 Comments

The world number one had a nightmare round before a sore wisdom tooth forced him to quit the Honda Classic today.

Rory McIlroy quits Honda Classic after horror start to second round
# Honda Classic
# Honda Classic

Rory McIlroy quits Honda Classic after horror start to second round

Mar 1st 2013, 3:01 PM 8,906 Views 30 Comments

Rory McIlroy withdrew after shooting seven-over par through his first eight holes on Friday.

# honda-classic - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

McIlroy voted PGA Tour player of the year, hails 'best season'
# Rewarded
# Rewarded

McIlroy voted PGA Tour player of the year, hails 'best season'

Dec 4th 2012, 4:01 PM 821 Views 0 Comments

The player has been rewarded by his peers following a successful year.

# honda-classic - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Arnold Palmer is not happy with no-show Rory McIlroy
# RSVP
# RSVP

Arnold Palmer is not happy with no-show Rory McIlroy

Mar 22nd 2012, 10:37 AM 666 Views 0 Comments

The US Open has skipped the golf legend’s invitational tournament as he prepares for the Masters.

# honda-classic - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

On top of the world, now Rory has to stay there
# King Of The Swingers
# King Of The Swingers

On top of the world, now Rory has to stay there

Mar 7th 2012, 7:10 AM 2,168 Views 13 Comments

All of the world’s top 50 players are scheduled to compete at the Doral Golf Resort and Spa’s TPC Blue Monster in Florida, with no cut after the second round.

# honda-classic - Monday 5 March, 2012

In pictures: The rise and rise of Rory McIlroy, world number one
# No 1
# No 1

In pictures: The rise and rise of Rory McIlroy, world number one

Mar 5th 2012, 12:02 PM 5,342 Views 6 Comments

Here’s how Rory reached his goal of becoming the best golfer in the world.

'It's a dream come true' - Rory McIlroy relishing life at the top
# To A Tee
# To A Tee

'It's a dream come true' - Rory McIlroy relishing life at the top

Mar 5th 2012, 9:40 AM 2,147 Views 17 Comments

The Holywood man will wake up this morning as the number one ranked golfer on the planet. And he’s still only 22.

# honda-classic - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Top of the world, Ma! Rory McIlroy holds off Tiger to go No 1
# No 1
# No 1

Top of the world, Ma! Rory McIlroy holds off Tiger to go No 1

Mar 4th 2012, 11:06 PM 6,892 Views 62 Comments

The 22-year-old won the Honda Classic in Florida, ending Luke Donald’s time at the top of the rankings list.

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