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Rory McIlroy

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 29 August, 2014

Stick me down for every match, McIlroy tells Ryder Cup skipper McGinley

The in-form irishman says he’s feeling ready for Gleneagles.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 25 August, 2014

McIlroy ‘frustrated’ after winning run comes to an end

The Northern Irishman finished tied for 22nd at five under in the FedEx Cup opener.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Roller-coaster Day, steady Furyk share PGA lead, McIlroy five shots back

Hunter Mahan is third on 205 with seven US compatriots another stroke adrift.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 23 August, 2014

McIlroy back in the hunt after sparkling 65

The world number one recovered from Thursday’s poor opening.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 22 August, 2014

We’ll leave it there so: Sexton offered new Racing deal, Mackay says sorry and all today’s sport

Raheny United have found out who they will play in the Champions League while there was disappointment for Barry Murphy.

Party boy Rory McIlroy lacked preparation, he admits

“It was inevitable, after such a great few weeks – I wanted to enjoy it for a week,” he said after hitting a 73.

Streaking McIlroy struggles, Van Pelt grabs lead

The Northern Irish golfer fired a three-over par 74 in the first round of the opening event

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Brian O’Driscoll nominates Umaga, Gatland and Prince Albert for ice bucket challenge

The Leinster and Ireland legend is the latest sporting figure to take part in the initiative.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

McIlroy seeks fourth win in a row as playoffs open

The 25-year-old from Northern Ireland has enjoyed tremendous success of late.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Rory McIlroy just nominated George W. Bush after doing the ice bucket challenge with Tiger Woods 43
Rory McIlroy was on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and inevitably won another trophy Facebreakers This post contains videos

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Conor McGregor wants UFC in the Aviva! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Rory McIlroy, Joey Barton and Iain Henderson.

Robin Williams’ relationship with golf and Oisín McConville on goalkeeping; the week’s best sportswriting

Also, Grantland discuss THAT game in Space Jam and Adam Hurrey looks ahead to the new PL season.

13 of our favourite images from the past week in sports

From high-diving in Kosovo to overhead kicks in Manchester via Valhalla and Paris.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Twitter reacts to Rory McIlroy and THAT outfit at Old Trafford today

The Northern Irish golfer paraded the Claret Jug in Manchester today.

McIlroy has talent to emulate Nicklaus, says former Ryder Cup skipper

Forget Tiger’s 14, Brian Huggett reckons McIlory should aim for Nicklaus.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Rent Rory McIlroy’s former Northern Ireland estate with custom golf course for around €15,000 a week

The four-time major winner designed the golf course himself.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Tiger and Rory will appear together on Jimmy Fallon’s show next week

This is either going to be the best or the worst thing ever. There is no in between.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 11 August, 2014

5 reasons why victory at Valhalla was McIlroy’s most impressive Major Dancing In The Dark This post contains videos

5 reasons why victory at Valhalla was McIlroy’s most impressive Major

The Co. Down man’s fourth Major was a different beast to his first three.

‘I wanted to get it done and get out of here’ — Rory McIlroy wins PGA championship in the dark

The world No 1 showed he could win a dogfight in what was the best major finale in ages.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Rain threatens to delay McIlroy’s back-to-back major quest until Monday

Play is expected to resume at 7.40pm (GMT) but might not finish until Monday.

I’m still in control, says McIlroy ahead of final day challenge

It was a really entertaining day at Valhalla yesterday.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 9 August, 2014

McIlroy ‘could run away’ with PGA, says Jason Day

There’s just one stroke in it though.

McIlroy the leader on day two of the PGA Championship

The news is mixed for Ireland’s other contenders while Tiger Woods misses out.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 8 August, 2014

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Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.

We’ll leave it there so: Hoop dreams, no rain on Rory’s parade and all today’s sport

Friday’s recap also includes the return of Ted Lasso and a pole-vaulter’s lucky break.

‘It just shows where my game is mentally right now,’ says McIlroy after recovery

Five birdies on his final seven holes helped the world number one turn yesterday’s first round at the PGA Championship around.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 7 August, 2014

We’ll leave it there so: Armagh’s human rights, Cian Healy’s special training methods and all today’s sport

Thursday’s extravaganza also includes Jack Nicklaus’s fulsome praise of Rory McIlroy plus an update on Thomas Vermaelen’s imminent departure from Arsenal.

Nicklaus: McIlroy can win ’15 or 20 majors’

“I love his swing, I love his rhythm, I love his moxie.”

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

McIlroy will defend his Australian Open title

‘I believe my return to form was given real momentum in Australia last year,’ he said when asked about the decision.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

McIlroy seeks hat-trick but Tiger nowhere to be seen at Valhalla

The players took to the course for the first time ahead of the PGA Championship last night.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 4 August, 2014

‘There’s a few wins left in me this year’: McIlroy back on top and feeling good

The Co. Down man says he dreamed of dominating the sport like Tiger Woods.

McIlroy hoping for ‘springboard’ effect as he leads field into Valhalla

The Co. Down man is hoping he can keep this a newbie-free year on the major winners board.

McIlroy claims WGC Bridgestone Invitational to regain world No1 ranking

The 25-year-old got the better of Sergio Garcia at Firestone Country Club.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Garcia takes lead but McIlroy lurks at Akron WGC

The Spaniard holds a three-stroke lead over the Northern Irish golfer.

Harrington to tee-off with Tiger and Phil at the US PGA Championship

All three are former winners of the Wanamaker Trophy.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Open champion McIlroy embracing ‘celebrity status’

The holywood native reckons he’s gotten even more famous since his Claret Jug win.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Tiger Woods eyes ninth WCG crown as Ryder Cup questions get louder

The world number 10 has a remarkable record at Firestone and is eager to keep it that way.

Forget about Freaky Fridays – Rory targets a ‘McIlroy month’ to follow Open glory

Rory says “there’s a lot more left in me” as he prepares for the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 28 July, 2014

McIlroy and McDowell flying high as early Olympic 2016 rankings unveiled

It is a long, long way to Rio but Phil Mickelson already has work to do to represent the USA.

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