Rory McIlroy

Spieth vs McIlroy: golf's new rivalry after US Open drama
Jordan Spieth - US Open
In Depth

Spieth vs McIlroy: golf's new rivalry after US Open drama

American wins back-to-back majors as Johnson chokes on the final hole at Chambers Bay
22 Jun 2015
Masters 2015: Rory McIlroy seven shots adrift
Rory McIlroy
In Brief

Masters 2015: Rory McIlroy seven shots adrift

An outstanding first round, including nine birdies, puts American Jordan Spieth at the head of the field
10 Apr 2015
US Masters: McIlroy feels the heat in Augusta
Rory McIlroy
In Review

US Masters: McIlroy feels the heat in Augusta

Rory McIlroy is seeking to become the sixth player in history to win all four Majors
9 Apr 2015
Tiger Woods will 'surprise us all' at Masters – McIlroy
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In Review

Tiger Woods will 'surprise us all' at Masters – McIlroy

Woods will compete in Augusta on Thursday, but few commentators expect the fading former champion to be a contender
7 Apr 2015
McIlroy set for 'tawdry and damaging' Horizon court case
Rory McIlroy
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McIlroy set for 'tawdry and damaging' Horizon court case

The Northern Irishman was in sublime form in Dubai, but no-one is talking about his golf this week
3 Feb 2015
How did Lewis Hamilton beat Rory McIlroy to SPOTY award?
Lewis Hamilton at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards
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How did Lewis Hamilton beat Rory McIlroy to SPOTY award?

Golfers express surprise as F1 champion wins - but should he even be eligible?
15 Dec 2014
Ryder Cup: Mickelson's McIlroy dig was a well aimed barb
Phil Mickelson
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Ryder Cup: Mickelson's McIlroy dig was a well aimed barb

The 'gloves are off' after US veteran makes reference to European players' legal problems
25 Sep 2014
RYDER CUP 2014: How the teams will line up
Ian Poulter and comptriot Justin Rose
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RYDER CUP 2014: How the teams will line up

Team Europe are the favourites at Gleneagles – but under Tom Watson, the USA cannot be discounted
24 Sep 2014
RYDER CUP: Fergie gives Europe a pep-talk
Alex ferguson addresses the 2014 European Ryder Cup team
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RYDER CUP: Fergie gives Europe a pep-talk

Former Manchester United manager becomes latest in a long line of Ryder Cup motivational speakers
24 Sep 2014
RYDER CUP: will McDowell and McIlroy be Europe's defenders?
Rory McIlroy
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RYDER CUP: will McDowell and McIlroy be Europe's defenders?

First clues towards potential pairings emerge as the teams practice as Gleneagles
23 Sep 2014
McIlroy PGA triumph consigns Woods, Wozniacki to the past
Rory McIlroy with the Wanamaker trophy
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McIlroy PGA triumph consigns Woods, Wozniacki to the past

The 25-year-old Northern Irishman has golfing world at his feet after winning back-to-back majors
11 Aug 2014
Tiger roars back for US PGA, can he stop the rise of McIroy?
Tiger Woods practises at Valhalla ahead of the 2014 US PGA
In Depth

Tiger roars back for US PGA, can he stop the rise of McIroy?

Woods recovers from back injury to tee off at Valhalla, but Rory remains the big draw
7 Aug 2014
Intelligent punter's guide to the US PGA golf at Valhalla
Rory McIlroy during a practice round at Valhalla
In Review

Intelligent punter's guide to the US PGA golf at Valhalla

Rory McIlroy is the red-hot favourite – and Tiger looks good to go. But who to put your money on?
7 Aug 2014
McIlroy sees off hecklers and Garcia for historic Open win
Rory McIlroy
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McIlroy sees off hecklers and Garcia for historic Open win

Northern Irishman has fan ejected as he joins Woods and Nicklaus in major elite club
21 Jul 2014
McIlroy leads Open as lurking Tiger growls at mobile phones
Tiger Woods
In Depth

McIlroy leads Open as lurking Tiger growls at mobile phones

Northern Irishman cards six under as Woods mounts charge and gives fans the silent treatment
18 Jul 2014
The Open 2014: Tiger returns as McIlroy and Rose eye glory
Tiger Woods during a practice round at Hoylake
In Review

The Open 2014: Tiger returns as McIlroy and Rose eye glory

A revamped course and the return of Tiger, what to expect from the 143rd Open Championship...
16 Jul 2014
The intelligent punter's guide to the US Open golf 2014
Rory McIlroy
In Review

The intelligent punter's guide to the US Open golf 2014

With the world's top golfers set to tee off today in the US Open in North Carolina, who's worth a flutter
12 Jun 2014
MCILROY: calls off wedding to Wozniacki as invites go out
Rory McIlroy with Caroline Wozniacki
In Depth

MCILROY: calls off wedding to Wozniacki as invites go out

'The problem is mine,' says Northern Irishman as he confesses he is not ready for marriage
21 May 2014
Intelligent punter's guide to the US Masters golf at Augusta
Jason Day
In Depth

Intelligent punter's guide to the US Masters golf at Augusta

Who's worth a flutter in the year's first Major, which tees off in Georgia today? Our man picks his top 20
10 Apr 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 18 Jul 2013
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 18 Jul 2013

18 Jul 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 15 Jan 2013
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 15 Jan 2013

15 Jan 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 27 Nov 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 27 Nov 2012

27 Nov 2012