Rory McIlroy  goes through his missed putt on the third playoff hole  with Ireland team-mate Shane Lowry at the Kasumigaseki Country Club in Tokyo. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

There was a touch of ‘well that was mad Ted’ when Rory McIlroy took off down the 18th fairway in a seven-way playoff for an Olympic bronze medal after(...)