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#Rory McIlroy

# rory-mcilroy - Yesterday’s News

McIlroy holds one-shot lead heading into final day of Abu Dhabi Championship
# Keep It Steady
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# Keep It Steady

McIlroy holds one-shot lead heading into final day of Abu Dhabi Championship

12 hours ago 3,933 Views 3 Comments

The four-time major winner fired a third-round 67 on Saturday.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 22 January, 2021

McIlroy fails to build on brilliant start as play is suspended in Abu Dhabi
# Second Round
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# Second Round

McIlroy fails to build on brilliant start as play is suspended in Abu Dhabi

Fri 4:03 PM 4,375 Views 0 Comments

Tyrrell Hatton holds a five-shot lead over McIlroy, Jason Scrivener, Jazz Janewattananond and Romain Langasque.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 21 January, 2021

McIlroy roars into early lead at Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
# Out Of The Blocks
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# Out Of The Blocks

McIlroy roars into early lead at Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship

Thu 11:56 AM 3,664 Views 0 Comments

Padraig Harrington is the next best-placed player from these shores, tied for 20th after an opening-round, two-under-par 70.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 15 November, 2020

'Probably the best run of golf I've played here': McIlroy takes the positive out of missed Masters opportunity
# The Masters
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# The Masters

'Probably the best run of golf I've played here': McIlroy takes the positive out of missed Masters opportunity

Nov 15th 2020, 9:48 PM 7,062 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy finished in a tie for fifth after shooting three rounds in the 60s.

Top-ranked Dustin Johnson captures Masters in record-breaking fashion
# Success
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# Success

Top-ranked Dustin Johnson captures Masters in record-breaking fashion

Nov 15th 2020, 7:59 PM 50,222 Views 16 Comments

Rory McIlroy finished fifth with South Africa’s Dylan Frittelli.

'I haven’t really made a good run here on a Sunday before, it’s about time' - McIlroy eyes strong Masters finish
# Moving On Up
From The42
# Moving On Up

'I haven’t really made a good run here on a Sunday before, it’s about time' - McIlroy eyes strong Masters finish

Nov 15th 2020, 9:36 AM 5,460 Views 0 Comments

The 31-year-old opened with a disappointing 75, but followed up his 66 on day two with a 67 to reach eight under.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 14 November, 2020

McIlroy's hopes for Masters breakthrough fade as Johnson moves clear
# Augusta
From The42
# Augusta

McIlroy's hopes for Masters breakthrough fade as Johnson moves clear

Updated Nov 14th 2020, 9:57 PM 7,440 Views 2 Comments

McIlroy is tied for 10th on eight under par with Shane Lowry back in 20th position after a 68 today. Dustin Johnson leads on 16 under.

Jon Rahm joins Johnson and Thomas in five-way tie for Masters lead
# Heating Up
From The42
# Heating Up

Jon Rahm joins Johnson and Thomas in five-way tie for Masters lead

Nov 14th 2020, 3:07 PM 4,897 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy is six shots off the lead while Shane Lowry is eight behind the front-runners.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 13 November, 2020

Willett moves into Masters contention with second-round 66 as McIlroy battles back from worst-ever start
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Willett moves into Masters contention with second-round 66 as McIlroy battles back from worst-ever start

Nov 13th 2020, 9:36 PM 7,417 Views 3 Comments

Tommy Fleetwood also took route 66 up the leaderboard at Augusta.

# rory-mcilroy - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

'He’ll win and complete the grand slam. He’s too great not to' - Mickelson on McIlroy
# PREDICTION
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# PREDICTION

'He’ll win and complete the grand slam. He’s too great not to' - Mickelson on McIlroy

Nov 10th 2020, 11:03 PM 7,376 Views 5 Comments

The 50-year-old is certain that the Northern Irishman will triumph at the Masters.

Lowry paired with Tiger Woods for opening two rounds at US Masters
# Tee Times
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# Tee Times

Lowry paired with Tiger Woods for opening two rounds at US Masters

Nov 10th 2020, 7:29 PM 7,706 Views 2 Comments

The action gets underway this Thursday.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 7 November, 2020

McIlroy hopes extra distance might bring Masters title
# Lengthy Statement
From The42
# Lengthy Statement

McIlroy hopes extra distance might bring Masters title

Nov 7th 2020, 9:38 AM 7,953 Views 12 Comments

After watching Bryson DeChambeau win the US Open, McIlroy tried to add length off the tee.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 26 October, 2020

29-birdie McIlroy rues mistakes as Cantlay takes win in California
# Up And Down
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# Up And Down

29-birdie McIlroy rues mistakes as Cantlay takes win in California

Oct 26th 2020, 9:08 AM 11,455 Views 2 Comments

The Down man finished eight back from the winner despite his career-best birdie return.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Thomas seizes PGA Zozo lead as Tiger follows 76 with 66 and McIlroy also improves
# Stateside Affairs
From The42
# Stateside Affairs

Thomas seizes PGA Zozo lead as Tiger follows 76 with 66 and McIlroy also improves

Oct 24th 2020, 9:20 AM 5,767 Views 0 Comments

A better day for Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods in Califronia.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 23 October, 2020

Frustration and woe for McIlroy and Woods as Colombia's Munoz grabs PGA Zozo lead
# Mixed Fortunes
From The42
# Mixed Fortunes

Frustration and woe for McIlroy and Woods as Colombia's Munoz grabs PGA Zozo lead

Oct 23rd 2020, 7:48 AM 5,245 Views 4 Comments

Four-time major winner McIlroy snapped a club in frustration on his way to a disappointing 73, while Woods struggled to a woeful 76.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Top-10 finish for Caldwell as Otaegui wins Scottish Championship, Lowry finishes strong in Vegas
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Top-10 finish for Caldwell as Otaegui wins Scottish Championship, Lowry finishes strong in Vegas

Oct 18th 2020, 11:53 PM 6,695 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy is still in action at the CJ Cup, while Padraig Harrington finished tied for 14th in Scotland.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 17 October, 2020

McIlroy lands eight birdies en route to a 66 in Las Vegas
# Route 66
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# Route 66

McIlroy lands eight birdies en route to a 66 in Las Vegas

Oct 17th 2020, 11:58 PM 10,895 Views 0 Comments

Ulsterman closes in on leaders after a superb third round in Las Vegas on the PGA tour.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 16 October, 2020

Hoodie-free Tyrrell Hatton continues blistering form at CJ Cup
# Vegas Baby
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# Vegas Baby

Hoodie-free Tyrrell Hatton continues blistering form at CJ Cup

Oct 16th 2020, 8:54 AM 5,620 Views 6 Comments

Shane Lowry and Rory McIlroy both left to rue disappointing finishes in Las Vegas.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 19 September, 2020

McIlroy stays in touch with leaders to revive challenge at US Open
# In The Hunt
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# In The Hunt

McIlroy stays in touch with leaders to revive challenge at US Open

Sep 19th 2020, 11:52 PM 7,587 Views 4 Comments

The Northern Irishman carded a 68 on day three at Winged Foot.

Reed takes outright lead as McIlroy slips away on tough second round at US Open
# Winged Foot
From The42
# Winged Foot

Reed takes outright lead as McIlroy slips away on tough second round at US Open

Updated Sep 19th 2020, 12:52 AM 13,479 Views 5 Comments

Winged Foot is belatedly justifying its fearsome reputation on the second day’s play.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Rory McIlroy makes strong start at US Open in hunt for overdue major
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Rory McIlroy makes strong start at US Open in hunt for overdue major

Updated Sep 17th 2020, 11:45 PM 10,912 Views 11 Comments

The Northern Irishman is bidding to claim a first title since the 2014 US PGA Championship.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Rory McIlroy out to end major drought – with help from the ‘Nappy Factor’
# US Open 2020
From The42
# US Open 2020

Rory McIlroy out to end major drought – with help from the ‘Nappy Factor’

Sep 16th 2020, 8:26 AM 5,354 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy’s wife Erica gave birth to the couple’s first child, Poppy Kennedy McIlroy, two weeks ago.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 6 September, 2020

McIlroy five off the lead after hitting the water on 18
# Up And Down
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# Up And Down

McIlroy five off the lead after hitting the water on 18

Sep 6th 2020, 9:42 AM 5,868 Views 8 Comments

Dustin Johnson leads the way in Atlanta.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Im makes charge, Johnson leads and McIlroy fires 71 at PGA Tour Championship
# Close Contest
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# Close Contest

Im makes charge, Johnson leads and McIlroy fires 71 at PGA Tour Championship

Sep 5th 2020, 11:54 PM 5,306 Views 0 Comments

Top-ranked Dustin Johnson clings to a one-stroke lead after Saturday’s second round

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 4 September, 2020

New father Rory McIlroy boosts Tour Championship hopes with brilliant opening 64
# As It Stands
From The42
# As It Stands

New father Rory McIlroy boosts Tour Championship hopes with brilliant opening 64

Sep 4th 2020, 11:59 PM 7,433 Views 6 Comments

The Holywood native started the week seven shots off the lead under the controversial handicap system adopted last year.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 3 September, 2020

McIlroy to play this weekend's Tour Championship following the birth of his daughter
# New Arrival
From The42
# New Arrival

McIlroy to play this weekend's Tour Championship following the birth of his daughter

Sep 3rd 2020, 6:08 PM 11,724 Views 3 Comments

The 31-year-old has revealed on social media that his wife Erica gave birth on Monday.

# rory-mcilroy - Sunday 30 August, 2020

McIlroy three shots behind in Chicago but ready to leave tournament if wife goes into labour
# Baby On The Way
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# Baby On The Way

McIlroy three shots behind in Chicago but ready to leave tournament if wife goes into labour

Aug 30th 2020, 9:09 AM 8,657 Views 5 Comments

Dustin Johnson and Hideki Matsuyama currently lead the BMW Championship heading into the final day.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Rory McIlroy powers into share of the lead on day two in Chicago
# Halfway Point
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# Halfway Point

Rory McIlroy powers into share of the lead on day two in Chicago

Aug 29th 2020, 12:59 AM 6,412 Views 11 Comments

The Holywood man sits top of the BMW Championship leaderboard alongside Patrick Cantlay.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Tiger and Thomas to face McIlroy and Rose in charity duel
# Future Plans
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# Future Plans

Tiger and Thomas to face McIlroy and Rose in charity duel

Aug 27th 2020, 9:19 AM 3,999 Views 2 Comments

The made-for-television Payne’s Valley Cup will be staged on 22 September.

# rory-mcilroy - Friday 21 August, 2020

McIlroy battles to make the cut as DJ blazes into two-shot lead
# FedEx Cup
From The42
# FedEx Cup

McIlroy battles to make the cut as DJ blazes into two-shot lead

Aug 21st 2020, 11:02 PM 6,117 Views 2 Comments

Dustin Johnson moves to the top of the leaderboard with a super 60.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Tiger starts with 68 at PGA Northern Trust playoff opener and McIlroy a shot further back
# First Round
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# First Round

Tiger starts with 68 at PGA Northern Trust playoff opener and McIlroy a shot further back

Aug 20th 2020, 8:40 PM 5,156 Views 4 Comments

Woods seeks an 83rd career US PGA title to break the all-time record he shares with Sam Snead.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 10 August, 2020

Rory McIlroy struggling to put his finger on reason for inconsistency
# Mystery
From The42
# Mystery

Rory McIlroy struggling to put his finger on reason for inconsistency

Aug 10th 2020, 10:53 AM 5,963 Views 10 Comments

‘Maybe I’m just not as good as I used to be. I don’t know’.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Solid start for Lowry with 68 as Day the early leader at PGA Championship
# The Majors
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# The Majors

Solid start for Lowry with 68 as Day the early leader at PGA Championship

Aug 6th 2020, 9:57 PM 34,058 Views 7 Comments

The first round is ongoing at TPC Harding Park.

'I wouldn't say it keeps me up at night' - McIlroy bids to end six-year drought
# Harding Park
From The42
# Harding Park

'I wouldn't say it keeps me up at night' - McIlroy bids to end six-year drought

Aug 6th 2020, 6:00 AM 4,550 Views 0 Comments

The 2020 PGA Championship, golf’s first major tournament in over a year, begins today.

# rory-mcilroy - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Koepka bidding for PGA Championship 3-in-a-row on 'big-boy course'
# Three-peat
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# Three-peat

Koepka bidding for PGA Championship 3-in-a-row on 'big-boy course'

Aug 5th 2020, 10:41 AM 4,081 Views 5 Comments

Rory McIlroy tees off in a group with Tigers Woods and Justin Thomas at Harding Park on Thursday.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Good starts for Lowry and McDowell, but nightmare leaves McIlroy with mountain to climb From The42

Good starts for Lowry and McDowell, but nightmare leaves McIlroy with mountain to climb

Jul 30th 2020, 11:48 PM 6,917 Views 0 Comments

Brooks Koepka is burning it up at the WGC-St Jude Invitational.

# rory-mcilroy - Monday 20 July, 2020

Jon Rahm overtakes Rory McIlroy for No 1 ranking with Memorial win
# Memorial
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# Memorial

Jon Rahm overtakes Rory McIlroy for No 1 ranking with Memorial win

Jul 20th 2020, 7:46 AM 5,132 Views 4 Comments

The three-shot victory was the Spaniard’s fourth on the PGA Tour.

# rory-mcilroy - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Rahm charges to top of the leaderboard at Memorial as McIlroy underwhelms
# PGA Tour
From The42
# PGA Tour

Rahm charges to top of the leaderboard at Memorial as McIlroy underwhelms

Jul 18th 2020, 11:44 PM 4,647 Views 2 Comments

The Spaniard may dethrone McIlroy at the top of the world rankings by the time the weekend is out.

‘Ageing is not fun’ says Tiger Woods after he just makes the cut in Ohio
# Back Pain
From The42
# Back Pain

‘Ageing is not fun’ says Tiger Woods after he just makes the cut in Ohio

Jul 18th 2020, 8:25 AM 4,028 Views 1 Comment

Woods had two birdies in his last three holes as he scraped into the weekend while Rory McIlroy had another inconsistent round.

# rory-mcilroy - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Rory McIlroy four off the lead after solid start at the Memorial
# Opening Drive
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# Opening Drive

Rory McIlroy four off the lead after solid start at the Memorial

Jul 16th 2020, 11:42 PM 2,673 Views 0 Comments

Tony Finau leads the way on six-under.

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