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Disastrous Open Start For McIlroy Following Quadruple Bogey On First

Rory McIlroy could hardly have contemplated a worse possible start to this year’s Open Championship in Portrush. One of the favourites heading into Thursday’s first day and equipped with a vast knowledge of the Royal Portrush course (including the course record of 61) McIlroy’s opening hole proved to be a disaster. The four-time major winner was greeted with cheers at …

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Tee Times & Pairings For Final Round Of US Open

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The final round of the US Open has already teed off and all eyes will be on Rory McIlroy as he bids to finally end his major drought which stretches back to 2014.  The Holywood native has shot a 68, 69 and 70 in the opening three rounds to leave him on -6 for the tournament, five shots behind the leader …

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Team Ireland Confirm McIlroy Will Represent Ireland At 2020 Olympics

Neil Manchip, the Team Leader of the Confederation of Golf in Ireland (CGI), has confirmed that Rory McIlroy will represent Ireland, if selected, for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Manchip highlighted his delight at McIlroy’s commitment to representing Ireland in a statement released on Wednesday. “We are delighted that Rory has signalled his intention to compete  for Ireland at …

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Paul McGinley: McIlroy Is The Form Player Heading Into Masters

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Irish golfing legend, Paul McGinley believes that based on form, it is hard to look past Rory McIlroy winning the Masters at Augusta next weekend. McIlroy recently won golf’s ‘fifth major’, the Players Championship, and is heading into next week’s most famous event rich in form. According to McGinley, guys are so used to playing the course that it is …

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McIlroy Leads The Chase At Tournament of Champions

Gary Woodland eagled the 15th hole in a five-under par 68 on Saturday that kept him three strokes in front of Rory McIlroy atop the US PGA Tour Tournament of Champions leaderboard. Woodland led McIlroy and two other players going into Saturday’s third round on the Plantation Course at Kapalua, Hawaii. Northern Ireland star McIlroy, a four-time major champion, had …

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Rory McIlroy In Contention As Tournament Of Champions Heats Up

Gary Woodland fired his second straight six-under 67 to grab a three-shot lead halfway through the 2019 Tournament of Champions as Rory McIlroy starts to make some noise in his Kapalua debut. Woodland, who is seeking his fourth win on the PGA Tour, used a streak of five consecutive birdies, beginning at the No. 11, to reach 12-under 134. World …

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Lowry In The Hunt As Garcia Retains Lead In South Africa

It’s hotting up in Sun City as the Gary Player Country Club plays host to the penultimate event of the European Tour season. This last Race To Dubai event before we end up in Dubai itself next week sees just 80 players in the field this week, meaning no weekend cut. The event is no less competitive however, with the …

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Watch: McIlroy Gets Creative As Reed Shines In Shanghai

Patrick Reed was in glittering form in his first competitive round following the Ryder Cup, posting a superb eight-under-par 64 for the opening-round lead at the WGC-HSBC Champions. The reigning Masters champ overcame gusting winds en route to an eight-birdie, bogey-free performance at the $10 million tournament in Shanghai. The 28-year old let his game do the talking at par-72 …

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