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Rory McIlroy

Born: May 4, 1989 (age 29)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Hollywood, County Down
Nationality: Northern Ireland flag Northern Irish

Rory Mcilroy
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Sports Mole has 1,153 articles about Rory McIlroy. Articles 1 to 40:
Rory McIlroy in action during day one of the Ryder Cup on September 28, 2018
McIlroy's 2019 schedule could see him lose European Tour membership
The decision would rule him out of being a Ryder Cup captain or vice-captain.
Nov 13, 11:28
Italy's Francesco Molinari celebrates with the Claret Jug after winning the 147th Open Championship on July 22, 2018
Europe regain Ryder Cup as flawless Molinari claims winning point
The Italian, who won the Open in July, finished in Paris with a played five, won five record.
Sep 30, 16:09
Italy's Francesco Molinari celebrates with the Claret Jug after winning the 147th Open Championship on July 22, 2018
Europe regain Ryder Cup as flawless Molinari claims winning point
The Italian, who won the Open in July, finished in Paris with a played five, won five record.
Sep 30, 16:09
Justin Thomas in action during day one of the Ryder Cup on September 28, 2018
USA fightback sets up nail-biting Ryder Cup climax
Jim Furyk's team put some early red on the board in the singles in Paris.
Sep 30, 15:05
Justin Thomas in action during day one of the Ryder Cup on September 28, 2018
United States struggling to make inroads in Ryder Cup singles
Europe began the day with a four-point lead in Paris.
Sep 30, 13:41
Rory McIlroy in action at the US Open on June 15, 2018
We're here to beat America, not Tiger Woods, insists McIlroy
McIlroy said Woods's victory at the Tour Championship on Sunday was 'great for golf'.
Sep 26, 12:19
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Europe captain Thomas Bjorn backs Rory McIlroy to bring winning feeling in Paris
The Northern Irishman will make his fifth Ryder Cup appearance at Le Golf National.
Sep 25, 14:17
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Result: Tiger Woods ends five-year drought with Tour Championship win in Atlanta
It was his first win since 2013.
Sep 24, 03:31
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Woods comeback is complete with Tour Championship victory
But Rose denies Tiger FedEx Cup success.
Sep 23, 23:46
Tiger Woods in action during the PGA Memorial Tournament on June 2, 2018
Tiger Woods earns first win in five years as Justin Rose lifts FedEx Cup
Woods shot a closing 71 to win at East Lake while Rose clung on for the £7.6million bonus prize.
Sep 23, 23:25
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Woods holds three-shot lead heading into final round of Tour Championship
Rory McIlroy and Justin Rose are the American's nearest challengers.
Sep 23, 00:11
Justin Rose celebrates winning Olympic gold in Rio on August 14, 2016
Justin Rose, Tiger Woods share halfway lead at the Tour Championship
A second win of the season for Rose on Sunday would see the Englishman secure the overall FedEx Cup title.
Sep 22, 08:18
Brooks Koepka lines up a putt on the on the fifth hole during the first round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands on June 21, 2018
Result: Brooks Koepka holds off Tiger Woods to win US PGA Championship
Brooks Koepka holds off an inspired performance from Tiger Woods to register a two-shot victory at the US PGA Championship.
Aug 13, 00:28
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Gary Woodland maintains lead at US PGA Championship
Gary Woodland maintains a one-shot lead at the US PGA Championship, although the second round is still to be completed due to thunderstorms.
Aug 11, 10:14
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Gary Woodland holds early lead at US PGA Championship
American Gary Woodland shoots an opening-round 64 to take the lead at the US PGA Championship, although both Rickie Fowler and Dustin Johnson are in contention.
Aug 10, 11:00
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Result: Justin Thomas eases to win at Bridgestone Invitational
Justin Thomas registers a four-shot victory at the Bridgestone Invitational, with Rory McIlroy only claiming a share of sixth place despite being in contention.
Aug 6, 11:06
Dustin Johnson celebrates winning the St Jude's Classic on June 10, 2018
Former Major winners to challenge Dustin Johnson at US PGA Championship
World number one Dustin Johnson will start as favourite at the US PGA Championship, but a whole host of former Major winners are well placed to challenge the American.
Aug 3, 12:49
Italy's Francesco Molinari celebrates with the Claret Jug after winning the 147th Open Championship on July 22, 2018
Result: Francesco Molinari wins The Open at Carnoustie
Francesco Molinari becomes the first Italian to win a Major after holding off a number of star names to win The Open at Carnoustie with a final round of 69.
Jul 22, 18:56
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Defending champion Jordan Spieth has share of lead at The Open
American Jordan Spieth has a share of The Open lead courtesy of an excellent third round at Carnoustie.
Jul 21, 21:05
Tommy Fleetwood in action at The Open on July 22, 2018
Tommy Fleetwood moves into contention on day two at The Open
Englishman Tommy Fleetwood is one shot behind midway-point leaders Zach Johnson and Kevin Kisner at The Open.
Jul 20, 21:25
Kevin Kisner in action at The Open on July 19, 2018
Kevin Kisner top of The Open leaderboard at end of first round
Kevin Kisner of the United States leads The 147th Open after an impressive 66 on day one, while Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy is three shots behind.
Jul 19, 23:03
Scotland's Russell Knox celebrates winning the 2018 Irish Open
Result: Russell Knox wins Irish Open in playoff
Scotland's Russell Knox wins the 2018 Irish Open title courtesy of a playoff victory over New Zealand's Ryan Fox.
Jul 8, 17:18
Dustin Johnson celebrates winning the St Jude's Classic on June 10, 2018
Dustin Johnson leads US Open by four shots
World number one Dustin Johnson sits four shots clear at the top of the US Open leaderboard at the halfway stage of the competition.
Jun 16, 09:15
Ian Poulter in action on May 24, 2018
Ian Poulter shares lead after difficult opening day at US Open
Ian Poulter is one of only four players to finish under par after a chaotic opening day of the US Open which saw Rory McIlroy finish 10-over.
Jun 15, 09:04
Bryson DeChambeau celebrates winning the 2018 Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village
Result: Bryson DeChambeau wins Memorial Tournament after playoff
Bryson DeChambeau wins the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village following a three-way playoff with Byeong Hun An and Kyle Stanley.
Jun 3, 21:42
Rory McIlroy pictured at the Ryder Cup in 2014
Result: Francesco Molinari clinches two-shot win at PGA Championship
Francesco Molinari wins his fifth European Tour title by carding a final-day 68 at the PGA Championship to finish above overnight leader Rory McIlroy.
May 27, 21:50
Patrick Reed in action during the 2014 Ryder Cup
Patrick Reed up to 11th in World Golf Rankings
Patrick Reed now sits at 11th place in the World Golf Rankings after winning his first Major title at The Masters on Sunday.
Apr 9, 11:32
Rory McIlroy pictured at the Ryder Cup in 2014
Rory McIlroy remains confident of Masters success
Rory McIlroy says that he remains confident of winning The Masters during his career despite failing to challenge Patrick Reed during the final round at Augusta.
Apr 9, 10:24
Patrick Reed in action during the 2014 Ryder Cup
Result: Patrick Reed holds off Rickie Fowler to win Masters
American Patrick Reed holds off the challenges of Rickie Fowler and Jordan Spieth to win the 2018 Masters at Augusta - his first Major championship.
Apr 9, 00:51
Rory McIlroy pictured at the Ryder Cup in 2014
Rory McIlroy surges into Masters contention
Rory McIlroy keeps his hopes of a first Masters title alive with a seven-under round to take him within three shots of leader Patrick Reed going into the final day.
Apr 8, 01:19
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Patrick Reed storms into Masters lead at Augusta
American Patrick Reed storms into the lead at the halfway stage of The Masters courtesy of a six-under round which saw him card nine birdies at Augusta.
Apr 7, 01:17
Jordan Spieth chips out of a bunker at The Open on July 21, 2017
Jordan Spieth takes two-shot Masters lead
Jordan Spieth takes a two-shot lead on the first day of The Masters at Augusta, with Rory McIlroy just three off the pace.
Apr 6, 03:33
Jordan Spieth tees off at The Open on July 21, 2017
Jordan Spieth backs Rory McIlroy to build on win
Jordan Spieth says that Rory McIlroy should be regarded "as a favourite" for every tournament he plays in after winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational last week.
Mar 21, 17:20
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US Open champion Brooks Koepka out of Masters
US Open champion Brooks Koepka withdraws from this year's Masters due to a wrist injury.
Mar 20, 20:42
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Result: Rory McIlroy ends 18-month drought by winning Arnold Palmer Invitational
Rory McIlroy finishes three shots in front of Bryson DeChambeau to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill.
Mar 19, 10:25
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Rory McIlroy: 'Roy Keane refused to give me an autograph'
Rory McIlroy admits that a snubbed autograph request to Roy Keane as a child left the golfer determined not to let his young fans down.
Oct 4, 22:54
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Rory McIlroy: 'Northern Ireland capable of gaining result against Germany'
Four-time golf Major winner Rory McIlroy backs Northern Ireland to gain a result against Germany in their World Cup qualifier in Belfast.
Oct 4, 18:59
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Rory McIlroy: 'Victory for Paul Dunne well deserved'
Rory McIlroy praises Paul Dunne on his maiden European Tour success at the British Masters, admitting that it was "very well deserved".
Oct 1, 22:06
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Rory McIlroy off pace at British Masters
Rory McIlroy reaches the halfway stage of the British Masters a total of eight shots adrift of leader Tyrrell Hatton.
Sep 29, 18:38
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Rory McIlroy to play in next week's British Masters at Close House
World number eight Rory McIlroy explains that his decision to take part in the British Masters is down to his desire to end 2017 "on a high".
Sep 18, 17:14

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