Rory Mcilroy

LOOK: McIlroy And Wozniacki Pucker Up At The Masters (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Sport

Masters favourite Rory McIlroy had fiancé Caroline Wozniacki acting as his caddie for the second year running at the Augusta National Par 3 Contest. ...

Masters 2014: The Experts' Tips To Win At Augusta (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Sport

Phil Mickelson insists he is nervous about competing at Augusta National this week, despite having won three green jackets and recording 11 other top-...

US Masters 2014: The Biggest Augusta Heartbreaks (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Sport

Augusta National, host of the most hallowed greens in the world, will play host to the 78th edition of the US Masters later this week. US Masters 2...

Abu Dhabi: A Leading Winter Golf Destination

Stuart Forster | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Stuart Forster

The weather during January is ideal for playing golf. Daytime temperatures creep above 20 centigrade, the sun shines much of the time and light breezes are common. Increasing numbers of players are aware of this and heading to Abu Dhabi to play at a time of year when courses closer to home are affected by cold and inclement weather.

The Mental and Emotional Game of Sport

Mark Foster | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Sport
Mark Foster

Performing at an elite level of sport requires a tough mental and emotional discipline and that is not a given thing, it has to be learned. Its just as big a part of your training as the hours in the pool, the gym or the track. How you approach the mental and emotional side of sport will teach you more about yourself than any formal education, and probably be the biggest lesson you will learn... at elite level, you have to learn how to lose and your emotional response to losing is what toughens you up and teaches you who you are.

Rooney, Ronaldo And Rory: Golf Enthusiasts Team Up For New Nike Ad (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy was joined on the course by golfing enthusiasts Wayne Rooney and Ronaldo for Nike's latest star-studded commercial. Advertising the ne...

McIlroy Gamble Backfires At WGC-HSBC Champions (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy's last-hole gamble backfired as Dustin Johnson stormed into a commanding lead in the second round of the WGC-HSBC Champions on Friday. ...

Inside McIlroy's Florida Mansion (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy has allowed fans to peek inside his Florida mansion ahead of this week's USPGA Championship. McIlroy gave the USPGA a tour of his luxu...

The Only Way Is Up for Rory McIlroy

Jason A Murdock | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Sport
Jason A Murdock

There is no doubt that Rory McIlroy has cut a rather depressing figure of late. It may be cliché to write about the world number three, only writing about Tiger Woods would be more frowned upon. Whether you agree he deserves his current world ranking or not, there is a distinct sense that all is not well in the McIlroy camp.

'It's Just So Brain Dead'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy labelled himself "brain dead" and "unconscious" after slumping to a first round of 79 in the Open Championship at Muirfield. McIlroy w...

The Open Championship Hole-By-Hole

AOL Sport | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Sport

The 142nd Open Championship Muirfield, Gullane, East Lothian, Scotland...

Strauss, Redgrave And Pinsent Also Hit The Fairways (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Sport

Theo Walcott was among the non-golfers at the Pro/Am Tournament at Wentworth on Wednesday, as Sergio García found himself at the centre of attention ...

'Her Putt Was This Far Away'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2013 | UK Sport

The US Masters Par 3 is a chance for the golfers to enjoy some fun before the hard work at Augusta begins on Thursday, and Rory McIlroy decided to inv...

Anticipation Reaches Fever Pitch at Augusta

Kirsty Gallacher | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Sport
Kirsty Gallacher

One of the most eagerly anticipated tournaments in the Masters 77-year history is nearly upon us. There are so many storylines coming into this year's event; Tiger's return to world number one, Rory's struggles before finding form, memories of the former Champions in the field and the teenage prodigies playing for the very first time.

Stage Set for the Greatest Show on Grass

Sarah Stirk | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Sport
Sarah Stirk

Everything is set up perfectly for the 77th Masters. Tiger Woods, a four-time champion, is at the top of the world rankings thanks to three victories this year. Despite all of his success over the last 13 months, Woods is still looking for his first major championship since 2008.

The New Tiger Woods Ad - Shouldn't We Save Our Moral Outrage for Something a Bit More Appropriate?

Toby Southgate | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK Sport
Toby Southgate

Tiger Woods is once again the No.1 golfer in the world, ousting Rory McIlroy after winning at the Bay Hill classic on Monday. Nike decided to celebrate the achievement in their inimitable Nike style; a shot of Tiger simply framed with the quote "Winning takes care of everything". It's a touch of brilliance.

Is This Sport's Worst Actor?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Sport

The curse of Nike is far-reaching. Lance Armstrong confessed to being a sociopathic bully, doper and cheat in January, Oscar Pistorius will go on tria...

McIlroy Fails To Finish Round At Honda Classic (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK Sport

Golf is one of the harshest games if you're not on your game. All that walking, tiring the body and the mind as you catch the turf more often than the...

A Cold In One

Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Sport

Lawn chairs and tables are covered by snow during the first round of the World Golf Championships in Arizona....

Get Ready for Match Play Madness at Dove Mountain

Sarah Stirk | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK Sport
Sarah Stirk

Match play is the ultimate head to head battle, a fierce gladiatorial contest. There's passion, focus, rivalry, excitement, tactics, strategy, and dare I say it (in the most gentlemanly of sports) sometimes a sprinkling of gamesmanship.

Tiger's Ballesteros Tribute In PGA Tour 14

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Sport

Seve Ballesteros and world No. 1 and two-time major winner Rory McIlroy will appear on the cover of the Tiger Woods PGA TOUR14. The late Ballestero...

WATCH: McIlroy Makes Nike Ad Debut With Woods

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy is now officially a paid-up client of Nike golf, and the two-time major winner has joined up with Tiger Woods to make his debut for the A...

McIlroy on Fame, Fortune and Why He May Miss the 2016 Olympics in Rio

Emily Stacey | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Sport
Emily Stacey

What was obvious from the documentary was just how much the pressure of being number one has had an impact on McIlroy's everyday life.

Northern Ireland: A Divided Society That Can't Even Share Rory McIlroy

Brian John Spencer | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Politics
Brian John Spencer

So little has been achieved and so much of the old has continued since 1998 - a year when Northern Ireland was supposed to have entered a new dawn - that we cant even share our greatest living son.

McIlroy May Not Play At 2016 Olympics

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy has admitted he may not play at the 2016 Olympics. Golf will be making its debut at Rio in three-and-a-half-years' time and McIlroy is...