Rory Mcilroy

'We Don't Litigate Against Each Other' - Big Phil Aims Dig At McIlroy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2014 | UK Sport

Ryder Cup veteran Phil Mickelson could not resist a tongue-in-cheek dig at the only element of Europe's preparations which had the slightest whiff of ...

McGinley Set To Keep McIlroy And McDowell Apart

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell were kept apart on Tuesday as Europe's players prepared for their first official practice rounds ahead of the 40th Ry...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Comedy

It's been a week for leaping... Local students seem happy with their A Level results: pic.twitter.com/sM2r9hh7uN— Nick Pettigrew (@Nick_Pettigrew...

How Far Away Is McIlroy From The Immortals?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Sport

Still just 25, Rory McIlroy's victory in the US PGA Championship at Valhalla was his fourth major title and made him the first player to win back-to-b...

One-Shot For Glory: McIlroy Wins Second Major In A Row At Valhalla

PA | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy claimed his second major title in four weeks and a third win in succession in a thrilling, weather-affected climax to the US PGA Champion...

The Name's McIlroy... Rory's Accidental Partridge Contender

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy struck the pose, albeit the wrong one, as he haplessly imitated James Bond's signature gun barrel move and ended up channeling the spirit...

Manners cost nothing, Rory

Aaron Gratton | Posted 20.09.2014 | UK Sport
Aaron Gratton

Rules prohibited Rory McIlroy from signing an autograph for a young fan after winning The Open Championship on Sunday, but did he need to shove him away? ... Would as many people be sticking up for him if he wasn't one of the country's biggest sporting success stories?

LOOK: These Are The Players Rory McIlroy Must Match For Golfing Glory

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy's victory in the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool gave the 25-year-old his third major title and completed three-quarters of the care...

McIlroy Sets Sights on Woods and Nicklaus

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy celebrated his Open triumph by drinking red wine out of the Claret Jug, but was also quick to target more major success following his har...

LOOK: Golf Fans Take Good Old British Weather In Their Stride At The Open

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Sport

The predicted thunderstorms failed to materialise, but Rory McIlroy provided plenty of fireworks to take a stranglehold on the 143rd Open Championship...

What Kind of Week Has It Been? 20 June 2014

Paddy Duffy | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

Some people like sport. Some do not. Neither is incorrect. But until Big Bang Theory retakes its place as the sole TV omnipotent, the World Cup is impossible to avoid. Although thanks to good-spirited wombling Japanese fans, at least you won't trip over it's mess.

McIlroy To Represent Ireland At 2016 Olympics

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy will represent Ireland at the Rio Olympics in 2016. Golf makes its return to the Games for the first time since 1904, and the 25-year-...

Karmer Savours 'Exceptional' 65 As He Leads US Open

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Sport

Former world number one Martin Kaymer said on Wednesday eight over par would represent a good score after four rounds at the US Open, but the 29-year-...

McIlroy Breaks Off Wozniacki Engagement

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy has broken off his engagement to former world No.1 tennis player Caroline Wozniacki just days after sending out wedding invitations. T...

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...