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#Wentworth

# wentworth - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Hatton wins BMW PGA Championship, Lowry cards disappointing final round at Wentworth
# European Tour
# European Tour

Hatton wins BMW PGA Championship, Lowry cards disappointing final round at Wentworth

Oct 11th 2020, 5:49 PM 9,068 Views 2 Comments

The English golfer will now break into the top 10 of the rankings for the first time, while Lowry finished tied for 13th.

# wentworth - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Shane Lowry struggles and relinquishes Wentworth lead to Hatton
# Day Three
# Day Three

Shane Lowry struggles and relinquishes Wentworth lead to Hatton

Oct 10th 2020, 7:44 PM 10,222 Views 6 Comments

The Irishman is now four shots behind Hatton, who defended his decision to wear a hoodie during his round.

# wentworth - Friday 9 October, 2020

Lowry shares halfway lead at BMW PGA Championship after bogey-free round
# Wentworth
# Wentworth

Lowry shares halfway lead at BMW PGA Championship after bogey-free round

Oct 9th 2020, 4:54 PM 7,945 Views 8 Comments

The Open champion and Matt Fitzpatrick are both three shots ahead of France’s Victor Perez.

# wentworth - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Willett and Rahm share Wentworth lead as McIlroy battles with 65
# BMW PGA Championship
# BMW PGA Championship

Willett and Rahm share Wentworth lead as McIlroy battles with 65

Sep 21st 2019, 7:21 PM 4,893 Views 0 Comments

There’s a stacked leaderboard heading into the final round of the BMW PGA Championship.

# wentworth - Thursday 19 September, 2019

McIlroy wobbles with poor opening day at BMW PGA Championship
# Fade
# Fade

McIlroy wobbles with poor opening day at BMW PGA Championship

Sep 19th 2019, 3:36 PM 5,409 Views 0 Comments

Things were more serene for his playing partner Shane Lowry, however.

# wentworth - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Molinari triumphs in PGA as McIlroy challenge falls flat
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Molinari triumphs in PGA as McIlroy challenge falls flat

May 27th 2018, 5:25 PM 6,913 Views 3 Comments

The 36-year-old Italian made up for his disappointment at finishing runner-up in last year’s event.

# wentworth - Saturday 26 May, 2018

McIlroy finishes strong to share lead ahead of final day at Wentworth
# Grind It Out
# Grind It Out

McIlroy finishes strong to share lead ahead of final day at Wentworth

May 26th 2018, 6:26 PM 5,448 Views 0 Comments

Franceso Molinari is level with the former world number one while Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell are seven and eight shots back respectively.

# wentworth - Friday 25 May, 2018

'That's the best round I've ever seen' - McIlroy's brilliance drives rivals to distraction
# High Praise
# High Praise

'That's the best round I've ever seen' - McIlroy's brilliance drives rivals to distraction

May 25th 2018, 9:53 PM 65,407 Views 16 Comments

Rory McIlroy had defending champion Alex Noren thinking about quitting after day two at Wentworth.

# wentworth - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Rory McIlroy two shots off the lead after impressive start at Wentworth
# Birdies Galore
# Birdies Galore

Rory McIlroy two shots off the lead after impressive start at Wentworth

May 24th 2018, 7:23 PM 4,510 Views 4 Comments

The 29-year-old carded a five-under 67 at the BMW PGA Championship.

# wentworth - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Shane Lowry within striking distance after impressive start at Wentworth
# In The Mix
# In The Mix

Shane Lowry within striking distance after impressive start at Wentworth

May 25th 2017, 8:31 PM 4,882 Views 3 Comments

The Offaly man is just two shots behind the leader at the lucrative BMW PGA Championship.

# wentworth - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Late eagle lifts Hend into the lead after Danny Willett endures a nightmare day at the office
# PGa Championship
# PGa Championship

Late eagle lifts Hend into the lead after Danny Willett endures a nightmare day at the office

May 28th 2016, 9:15 PM 5,261 Views 0 Comments

An exciting final day is in store with no fewer than 17 players just five shots off the lead.

# wentworth - Friday 27 May, 2016

Willett fades after record-breaking front nine to sit in three-way tie for lead
# Driving Seat
# Driving Seat

Willett fades after record-breaking front nine to sit in three-way tie for lead

May 27th 2016, 8:29 PM 5,401 Views 0 Comments

The Masters champion is joined at the top of the leaderboard by Scott Hend and Y E Yang on a day to forget for Shane Lowry.

# wentworth - Thursday 26 May, 2016

A cart path very nearly derailed Shane Lowry's opening round at Wentworth
# Bouncebackability
# Bouncebackability

A cart path very nearly derailed Shane Lowry's opening round at Wentworth

May 26th 2016, 3:04 PM 8,936 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old bounced back to put himself in a good position at the PGA Championship.

# wentworth - Friday 22 May, 2015

It's reassuring to know even the best of us have off days as McIlroy crashes out at Wentworth
# Bad Day At The Office
# Bad Day At The Office

It's reassuring to know even the best of us have off days as McIlroy crashes out at Wentworth

May 22nd 2015, 7:00 PM 1,912 Views 1 Comment

It’s a rare weekend off for Rory.

# wentworth - Thursday 21 May, 2015

McIlroy left frustrated at Wentworth, Harrington walks off after two holes
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

McIlroy left frustrated at Wentworth, Harrington walks off after two holes

May 21st 2015, 10:44 PM 8,327 Views 4 Comments

Italy’s Francesco Molinari headed the leaderboard at the end of the first day.

# wentworth - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

The great and good togged out at Wentworth today for a star-studded Pro-Am
# Fore!
# Fore!

The great and good togged out at Wentworth today for a star-studded Pro-Am

May 20th 2015, 7:34 PM 4,996 Views 3 Comments

Alan Shearer was also present.

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 7,826 Views 11 Comments

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

# wentworth - Monday 26 May, 2014

'I think it's the start of something' - Rory moves up four places in the world rankings
# Glory Rory
# Glory Rory

'I think it's the start of something' - Rory moves up four places in the world rankings

May 26th 2014, 12:07 PM 4,088 Views 9 Comments

McIlroy up to sixth in the world as he prepares for the Memorial Tournament and then the US Open.

# wentworth - Sunday 25 May, 2014

McIlroy glad to emerge triumphant after 'weird week'
# Interview
# Interview

McIlroy glad to emerge triumphant after 'weird week'

May 25th 2014, 9:47 PM 6,948 Views 12 Comments

The Northern Irishman — who announced his split from tennis star Caroline Wozniacki on the eve of the tournament — fired a sparkling six-under-par 66.

Rory McIlroy pips Shane Lowry to European PGA victory
# Winning
# Winning

Rory McIlroy pips Shane Lowry to European PGA victory

May 25th 2014, 5:10 PM 30,214 Views 38 Comments

The Offaly native kicked off his surge with an eagle on the fourth hole but McIlroy finished the stronger of the two.

Want to see a golfer destroy a watermelon with a 153mph drive? Step this way...
# Man V Fruit
# Man V Fruit

Want to see a golfer destroy a watermelon with a 153mph drive? Step this way...

May 25th 2014, 2:59 PM 4,398 Views 0 Comments

Joe Miller was the winner of the 2010 longest drive competition.

# wentworth - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Lowry and McIlroy lead the chase but Bjorn opens five-shot lead at Wentworth
# Wentworth
# Wentworth

Lowry and McIlroy lead the chase but Bjorn opens five-shot lead at Wentworth

May 24th 2014, 8:29 PM 4,750 Views 2 Comments

Heavy rain had delayed the start of the third round.

# wentworth - Friday 23 May, 2014

Birdie, birdie finish catapults Shane Lowry into European PGA lead
# Halfway There
# Halfway There

Birdie, birdie finish catapults Shane Lowry into European PGA lead

May 23rd 2014, 7:39 PM 5,833 Views 2 Comments

The Offaly native was forced to battle all afternoon before finishing on a high.

# wentworth - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Lowry puts pressure on leader Bjorn as McIlroy hits form
# Wentworth
# Wentworth

Lowry puts pressure on leader Bjorn as McIlroy hits form

May 22nd 2014, 9:28 PM 6,098 Views 3 Comments

Pádraig Harrington also showed glimpses of a return to form by handing in a 69, three-under par.

Lowry and Harrington in the hunt at Wentworth as Bjorn scorches 62
# Birdies Galore
# Birdies Galore

Lowry and Harrington in the hunt at Wentworth as Bjorn scorches 62

May 22nd 2014, 1:42 PM 4,223 Views 6 Comments

The Danish golfer picked up seven shots on the back nine during his first round.

# wentworth - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

'I didn't think there was any reason to pull out' - McIlroy to keep up golfing commitments
# Flying Solo
# Flying Solo

'I didn't think there was any reason to pull out' - McIlroy to keep up golfing commitments

May 21st 2014, 5:00 PM 28,876 Views 44 Comments

The Northern Irishman says his schedule will not change despite his break-up with tennis star Caroline Wozniacki.

# wentworth - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Khan can't as Manassero wins PGA and makes Rory 'feel like an old man'
# Young And Loaded
# Young And Loaded

Khan can't as Manassero wins PGA and makes Rory 'feel like an old man'

May 26th 2013, 7:05 PM 2,076 Views 0 Comments

A dramatic play-off ensued after three golfers finished on -10 at Wentworth.

# wentworth - Friday 24 May, 2013

Lowry flies the flag as McIlroy and McDowell miss PGA cut
# Weekend Starts Now
# Weekend Starts Now

Lowry flies the flag as McIlroy and McDowell miss PGA cut

May 24th 2013, 6:25 PM 1,656 Views 1 Comment

Darren Clarke and Ryder Cup captain are sticking around the the weekend’s fun.

# wentworth - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Cold weather and mittens the reason for Rory McIlroy's late collapse
# Cold Hands
# Cold Hands

Cold weather and mittens the reason for Rory McIlroy's late collapse

May 23rd 2013, 4:22 PM 2,187 Views 1 Comment

“I let the round get away from me,” said the World No. 2 after he shot a round of 74 at the PGA in Wentworth.

McIlroy, McDowell and Clarke labour at PGA as Lowry leads Irish challenge
# Over Par
# Over Par

McIlroy, McDowell and Clarke labour at PGA as Lowry leads Irish challenge

May 23rd 2013, 1:41 PM 1,410 Views 1 Comment

Four bogeys on the back nine blighted the world number two’s opening round.

# wentworth - Monday 25 June, 2012

Luke Donald still top of the pile as Rory McIlroy remains second in rankings
# Golf
# Golf

Luke Donald still top of the pile as Rory McIlroy remains second in rankings

Jun 25th 2012, 1:16 PM 327 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy will attract crowds to Royal Portrush for the Irish Open this week.

# wentworth - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

In The Swing: Donald back on top of the world
# Column
# Column

In The Swing: Donald back on top of the world

May 29th 2012, 8:02 AM 114 Views 0 Comments

Our man Neil Cullen was at Wentworth to watch the world No1 take the BMW PGA Championship over the weekend.

# wentworth - Monday 28 May, 2012

Luke Donald back at No 1, Rory drops to second
# Top Man
# Top Man

Luke Donald back at No 1, Rory drops to second

May 28th 2012, 9:52 AM 287 Views 0 Comments

The two have been duelling for the top spot for the past three months with the position changing hands several times.

# wentworth - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Donald wins PGA Championship, takes world top spot
# Top Man
# Top Man

Donald wins PGA Championship, takes world top spot

May 27th 2012, 5:40 PM 235 Views 0 Comments

Donald deposed Irishman Rory McIlroy who held the top ranking since 6 May.

Coetzee makes move but Donald in charge
# Golf
# Golf

Coetzee makes move but Donald in charge

May 27th 2012, 1:28 PM 142 Views 0 Comments

Donald will reclaim his number one world ranking from Rory McIlroy if he finishes in the top eight of this, the European Tour’s most prestigious event.

# wentworth - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Furious Els slams Wentworth officials in greens rant
# Loud Noises
# Loud Noises

Furious Els slams Wentworth officials in greens rant

May 26th 2012, 5:32 PM 523 Views 2 Comments

Els recorded a solid two-under-par 70 to move to five under after three rounds of the European Tour’s flagship event.

# wentworth - Friday 25 May, 2012

Rory McIlroy is imploding right now at Wentworth
# Bad Day's Work
# Bad Day's Work

Rory McIlroy is imploding right now at Wentworth

May 25th 2012, 4:57 PM 405 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy is just a few holes away from missing his second straight cut, playing on the European Tour.

Morrison on the march at Wentworth - but Donald looms
# Update
# Update

Morrison on the march at Wentworth - but Donald looms

May 25th 2012, 2:03 PM 134 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year old had his sixth birdie of the morning on the 13th to go to 10-under par for the tournament and leapfrog the overnight leaders David Drysdale and Ireland’s Peter Lawrie.

# wentworth - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Els sets the pace as Rory and G-Mac struggle at Wentworth
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Els sets the pace as Rory and G-Mac struggle at Wentworth

May 24th 2012, 4:00 PM 1,879 Views 6 Comments

McIlroy shot a two-over-par 74 that included a club-throwing incident on the 12th tee.