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#Race to Dubai

# race-to-dubai - Saturday 23 November, 2019

McIlroy goes low with Saturday 65 as Rahm eyes Race to Dubai double
# Race To Dubai
# Race To Dubai

McIlroy goes low with Saturday 65 as Rahm eyes Race to Dubai double

Nov 23rd 2019, 5:20 PM 6,384 Views 2 Comments

Jon Rahm and Mike Lorenzo-Vera lead the DP World Tour Championship by two shots from McIlroy.

# race-to-dubai - Friday 22 November, 2019

Rory McIlroy loses ground after poor day two in Dubai
# Race To Dubai
# Race To Dubai

Rory McIlroy loses ground after poor day two in Dubai

Nov 22nd 2019, 3:28 PM 5,555 Views 3 Comments

The battle for the Race to Dubai title is hotting up nicely at Jumeirah Golf Estates.

# race-to-dubai - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Stunning final-hole eagle sees McIlroy make flying start in Dubai
# Grand Finish
# Grand Finish

Stunning final-hole eagle sees McIlroy make flying start in Dubai

Nov 21st 2019, 3:43 PM 8,558 Views 6 Comments

He lies a shot behind leader Mike Lorenzo-Vera at the DP World Tour Championship.

# race-to-dubai - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Rory McIlroy unperturbed by being out of Race to Dubai contention
# No Worries
# No Worries

Rory McIlroy unperturbed by being out of Race to Dubai contention

Nov 19th 2019, 3:38 PM 4,579 Views 0 Comments

Even if the star wins the season-ending championship and secures the winner’s cheque of $3 million on Sunday, he won’t garner enough points to surpass current leader Bernd Wiesberger.

# race-to-dubai - Friday 17 November, 2017

Superb eagle keeps Ireland's Dunne in the hunt at DP World Tour Championship
# Race To Dubai
# Race To Dubai

Superb eagle keeps Ireland's Dunne in the hunt at DP World Tour Championship

Nov 17th 2017, 1:39 PM 4,019 Views 1 Comment

Shane Lowry also performed well in today’s second round.

# race-to-dubai - Sunday 20 November, 2016

McIlroy finishes on a high as Stenson wins Race to Dubai
# Race To Dubai
# Race To Dubai

McIlroy finishes on a high as Stenson wins Race to Dubai

Nov 20th 2016, 1:01 PM 6,861 Views 0 Comments

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

# race-to-dubai - Sunday 23 November, 2014

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

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

Nov 23rd 2014, 4:33 PM 4,427 Views 3 Comments

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

# race-to-dubai - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

'I've got used to it' - McIlroy won't let upcoming court date impact on course performances
# Distractions
# Distractions

'I've got used to it' - McIlroy won't let upcoming court date impact on course performances

Nov 19th 2014, 3:29 PM 3,496 Views 0 Comments

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

# race-to-dubai - Sunday 16 November, 2014

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

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

Nov 16th 2014, 3:28 PM 4,495 Views 1 Comment

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

# race-to-dubai - Monday 18 November, 2013

McIlroy: Game back where I want it to be after 'learning year'
# New Year's Resolution
# New Year's Resolution

McIlroy: Game back where I want it to be after 'learning year'

Nov 18th 2013, 2:55 PM 2,340 Views 3 Comments

McIlroy picks up €200k after a good weekend in Dubai.

# race-to-dubai - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Stenson wins Race to Dubai title
# Winning
# Winning

Stenson wins Race to Dubai title

Nov 17th 2013, 2:06 PM 1,781 Views 1 Comment

The Swede also ends the season as Europe’s number one.

# race-to-dubai - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Solid start for McIlroy as Wozniacki watches on in Dubai
# Race To Dubai
# Race To Dubai

Solid start for McIlroy as Wozniacki watches on in Dubai

Nov 14th 2013, 11:39 AM 5,455 Views 3 Comments

Henrik Stenson shows no signs of letting his advantage slip as the DP World Tour Championship gets underway.

# race-to-dubai - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Open thread: Has 2012 been the best year ever for Irish sport?
# Have Your Say
# Have Your Say

Open thread: Has 2012 been the best year ever for Irish sport?

Dec 26th 2012, 8:30 PM 7,360 Views 55 Comments

Rory McIlroy, Team Ireland and Leinster all had fantastic years.

# race-to-dubai - Friday 21 December, 2012

Another major 12 months for McIlroy: Rory rules after stellar year
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# Golf

Another major 12 months for McIlroy: Rory rules after stellar year

Dec 21st 2012, 7:06 AM 3,281 Views 5 Comments

If he was golf’s crowned prince this time last year, the Holywood native is the sport’s new king now.

# race-to-dubai - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

McIlroy named European Golfer of the Year
# Top Of The World
# Top Of The World

McIlroy named European Golfer of the Year

Dec 18th 2012, 10:03 PM 507 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old world number ended the year in style at an awards ceremony in London today.

# race-to-dubai - Monday 26 November, 2012

Dominant McIlroy vows more of the same in 2013
# Rory McIlroy
# Rory McIlroy

Dominant McIlroy vows more of the same in 2013

Nov 26th 2012, 3:34 PM 929 Views 5 Comments

“Every goal that I set myself at the start of 2012, I’ve achieved this year. It doesn’t really get much better than that.”

# race-to-dubai - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

DP World Tour Championship: McIlroy seeking double in Dubai
# Ambition
# Ambition

DP World Tour Championship: McIlroy seeking double in Dubai

Nov 21st 2012, 6:00 PM 498 Views 0 Comments

The world number one is set to compete at the season-ending $8 million DP World Tour Championship

# race-to-dubai - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Manassero triumphs in Singapore play-off, McIlroy wins Race to Dubai
# Success
# Success

Manassero triumphs in Singapore play-off, McIlroy wins Race to Dubai

Nov 11th 2012, 11:34 AM 736 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irish golfer finished off with a dramatic eagle, enabling him to achieve the feat.

# race-to-dubai - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

McIlroy chases Donald feat in Shanghai
# Money Talks
# Money Talks

McIlroy chases Donald feat in Shanghai

Oct 24th 2012, 9:50 AM 525 Views 1 Comment

The world number one will play his opening two rounds with Lee Westwood and Justin Rose in a mouthwatering match-up.

# race-to-dubai - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

In the swing: eyes turn east as big guns head to Abu Dhabi
# Opinion
# Opinion

In the swing: eyes turn east as big guns head to Abu Dhabi

Jan 24th 2012, 10:25 AM 235 Views 0 Comments

The first few tournaments of 2012 have lacked golf’s star names, writes Neil Cullen, but that’s all about to change.

# race-to-dubai - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Patience the key to winning more Majors, says Harrington
# Teed Up
# Teed Up

Patience the key to winning more Majors, says Harrington

Jan 18th 2012, 6:11 PM 195 Views 0 Comments

Padraig Harrington promises that he’s still got more Major wins to come, as he prepares to begin the new season in South Africa.

# race-to-dubai - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Top of the world, Ma! Rory McIlroy tees up on Dubai hotel
# High Rise
# High Rise

Top of the world, Ma! Rory McIlroy tees up on Dubai hotel

Dec 21st 2011, 12:00 PM 1,093 Views 0 Comments

It’s a long way from the tee-box at Holywood Golf Club….

# race-to-dubai - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

In the swing: Donald's stellar season leaves us hungry for more
# Opinion
# Opinion

In the swing: Donald's stellar season leaves us hungry for more

Dec 13th 2011, 10:38 AM 172 Views 0 Comments

“2011 is done and dusted, but 2012 can’t come quick enough,” writes golf columnist Neil Cullen as we put a lid on a brilliant year.

# race-to-dubai - Monday 12 December, 2011

Have a break: Rory McIlroy to rest up after Dubai disappointment
# Down Time
# Down Time

Have a break: Rory McIlroy to rest up after Dubai disappointment

Dec 12th 2011, 10:16 AM 194 Views 0 Comments

“I think this week was one too many. But Luke deserves it. Basically every time he’s teed it up he’s had a chance or he’s finished in the top five or top 10.”

# race-to-dubai - Friday 9 December, 2011

Rory McIlroy fades in Dubai as Donald on track
# Sand Blast
# Sand Blast

Rory McIlroy fades in Dubai as Donald on track

Dec 9th 2011, 1:32 PM 1,257 Views 1 Comment

It will take some weekend’s effort to win the Race to Dubai from here after a bogey-bogey finish to the second round for the Holywood man.

# race-to-dubai - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Rory turns up the heat on Luke Donald
# Desert Storm
# Desert Storm

Rory turns up the heat on Luke Donald

Dec 8th 2011, 2:06 PM 1,820 Views 5 Comments

US Open champion shot a 30 on the back nine today at the Dubai World Championship to take an early lead on top-ranked Luke Donald for the European money title.

Donald says McIlroy is more talented than Tiger, then changes his mind
# Say What?
# Say What?

Donald says McIlroy is more talented than Tiger, then changes his mind

Dec 8th 2011, 11:08 AM 275 Views 0 Comments

The world number one caused a bit of a stir with his comments ahead of this weekend’s Dubai World Championship.

# race-to-dubai - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Virus hits Rory McIlroy's Race to Dubai showdown preparations
# Sick Note
# Sick Note

Virus hits Rory McIlroy's Race to Dubai showdown preparations

Dec 6th 2011, 12:34 PM 1,330 Views 17 Comments

Irish golfer says he’ll play on for big prize despite health concerns.

In the swing: Tiger proves that he never forgot how to get the job done
# Opinion
# Opinion

In the swing: Tiger proves that he never forgot how to get the job done

Dec 6th 2011, 9:33 AM 248 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy’s win set up a cracking finale in the Race to Dubai, but golf columnist Neil Cullen is already looking forward to what a resurgent Tiger can do next season.

# race-to-dubai - Sunday 4 December, 2011

Victory in Hong Kong keeps McIlroy's Dubai dream alive
# Job Done
# Job Done

Victory in Hong Kong keeps McIlroy's Dubai dream alive

Dec 4th 2011, 12:29 PM 2,096 Views 4 Comments

The US Open champion holed from a greenside bunker at the last to secure a two-shot victory, boosting his slim chances of capturing this season’s Race to Dubai title.

# race-to-dubai - Saturday 3 December, 2011

McIlroy slips back as Harrington's odds of going to Dubai fade
# Squeaky Bum Time
# Squeaky Bum Time

McIlroy slips back as Harrington's odds of going to Dubai fade

Dec 3rd 2011, 11:49 AM 215 Views 0 Comments

There was little good news for supporters of Irish golf in Hong Kong overnight as Alvaro Quiros took charge of the event.

# race-to-dubai - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Rory's eyes on the prize as Race to Dubai heats up
# Final Stretch
# Final Stretch

Rory's eyes on the prize as Race to Dubai heats up

Nov 30th 2011, 10:12 AM 213 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy has targeted a win at this week’s Hong Kong Open as he attempts to reel in Luke Donald at the top of the European money list.

# race-to-dubai - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Impressive start from Harrington in Malaysia
# In The Hunt
# In The Hunt

Impressive start from Harrington in Malaysia

Nov 17th 2011, 9:18 AM 180 Views 0 Comments

An opening 64 left the Dubliner one shot off the lead at the Iskandar Johor Open.

# race-to-dubai - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

In the swing: Disney dream come true for Donald
# Opinion
# Opinion

In the swing: Disney dream come true for Donald

Oct 25th 2011, 12:30 PM 129 Views 0 Comments

Luke Donald’s performance on Sunday — and throughout the season — proves that he is unquestionably the world’s best golfer at present, writes Neil Cullen.

# race-to-dubai - Friday 14 October, 2011

Irish duo surge into contention in Portugal
# Shootout
# Shootout

Irish duo surge into contention in Portugal

Oct 14th 2011, 6:06 PM 128 Views 0 Comments

Former Irish Open champ Shane Lowry carded a flawless 66 to climb to within four shots of Simon Khan’s second round lead, a position he shares with compatriot Peter Lawrie.

# race-to-dubai - Friday 10 December, 2010

The Morning Score: Friday
# The Morning Score
# The Morning Score

The Morning Score: Friday

Dec 10th 2010, 9:21 AM 112 Views 0 Comments

You’ll never guess who’s coming to visit and was it all a dream for G-Mac?

# race-to-dubai - Friday 26 November, 2010

The Morning Score: Friday
# The Morning Score
# The Morning Score

The Morning Score: Friday

Nov 26th 2010, 9:17 AM 194 Views 0 Comments

Arsene Wenger seems to be in a spot of bother, Trap to take a pay cut and Cork prepare to lose another GAA star.

# race-to-dubai - Wednesday 24 November, 2010

'It’s going to be mano-a-mano' - go-time for G-Mac
# Fightin' Talk
# Fightin' Talk

'It’s going to be mano-a-mano' - go-time for G-Mac

Nov 24th 2010, 12:14 PM 153 Views 0 Comments

The Portrush man will go head-to-head with Race to Dubai rival Martin Kaymer tomorrow.

# race-to-dubai - Tuesday 23 November, 2010

Is the Irish Open to tee off next summer?
# Open For Business
# Open For Business

Is the Irish Open to tee off next summer?

Nov 23rd 2010, 10:25 AM 215 Views 0 Comments

Big news for Irish golf fans as the Race to Dubai 2011 schedule is set to be released later.