Rory McIlroy – fell 14 shots behind leader Jordan Spieth after bogeying the first hole. Photograph: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Not Watching The Masters, Day Two. The tournament has chug-chugged along on its merry way in Augusta but for all of it we’ve seen, it may as well be i(...)

Rory McIlroy at the Australian Open. It is the  third day of a High Court application by three companies for better disclosure of documents and inspection of mobile phones of Rory McIroy. Photograph: Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

Three people close to Rory McIlroy made a “concerted effort” to destabilise the golfer’s relationship with the sports agency he had signed a represent(...)

McIlroy in the groove
  • Golf
  • August 16, 2014, 01:01

The Summer of 2014, even beyond the world of golf, will be remembered for the remarkable achievements of one Rory McIlroy. The Irishman has won four o(...)

Several hundred people breathing over his shoulder: Rory McIlroy at the Irish Open at Carton House this week. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty

There was recently a phenomenon among golf spectators – more accurately a handful of them, almost exclusively in the United States – that involves the(...)