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# rory-mcilroy - Monday 11 August, 2014

‘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

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Friday Evening Fix

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.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Tiki-taka Whelan, Brazil’s Inception and all the week’s best sporting comments

Including Mario Balotelli’s ironing technique and every Wexford stereotype you can imagine.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 25 July, 2014

McIlroy aims to build on Open success and complete career slam at Augusta next year

The pre-Masters hype starts early these days.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Rory McIlroy has a secret weapon to win next year’s Masters

And it’s not a hoverboard.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

How to turn your child into a sports star

Many boffins believe children need to put in 10,000 hours at a particular sport to develop a talent. Others disagree.

From The Daily Edge Rory McIlroy might have a new lady and she’s not Nadia Forde Birdie

The best player in this year’s golf majors has yet to win

No one has done better over the three big ones combined, thank Ricky Fowler.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

McIlroy can’t dominate like Tiger because ‘for every Rory there’s an Adam Scott’ – GMac

Rory can’t “perfect the imperfectable” according to his fellow major winner.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 21 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge People are saying Rory McIlroy won the Open because he dumped Caroline Wozniacki Too Soon
From The Daily Edge Why did Rory McIlroy refuse to sign this kid’s autograph? Rules Are Rules

Why did Rory McIlroy refuse to sign this kid’s autograph?

The Open champ has come in for some awful stick.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 20 July, 2014

McIlroy up to world number two after Open win

Sweden’s Henrik Stenson drops to number three while Justin Rose of England is fourth.

The Hoylake crowd weren’t impressed when McIlroy mentioned his United allegiances

The golfer also described his “incredible” win.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about Rory McIlroy, Gaza, and the fate of MH17 victims.

Twitter reacts to Rory McIlroy’s Open Championship victory

The Northern Irish golfer triumphed to win his third Major this afternoon.

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Untouchable McIlroy holds his nerve to claim third major with the Open Championship

The Co. Down man’s lead was never less than two shots while shooting 71 on his final round at Hoylake today.

Rory McIlroy leads Sergio Garcia by two as Open goes to the wire

Shane Lowry was the clubhouse leader until Australia’s Marc Leishmann equalled his score to go -12.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Rory McIlroy could make his dad much, much richer tomorrow

Gerry McIlroy could cash in on a long-standing bet.

McIlroy’s patience rewarded but work still to be done to secure Open title

The former world number one is six shots clear of the field.

McIlroy soars with double eagle finish at Open

Torrential rain drenched the players as they arrived for third round action at Royal Liverpool.