Rory Mcilory

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Rory McIlroy during the first round of The Players Championship. Photograph: AP

The US PGA Tour announced on Thursday night it was scrapping the last three rounds of The Players Championship, which began earlier in the day, and it(...)

 The Shamrock Rovers Ireland XI  that faced then world champions Brazil in a friendly international at Lansdowne Road in 1973. Brazil won 4-3. Photograph: Connolly Collection/Sportsfile

There’s enough division about this Christmas to make season’s greetings of goodwill sound hollow. So with accord at a premium, and a New Year around t(...)

Padraig Harrington was vice-captain of Team Europe at Le Golf National. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Three-time Major winner Padraig Harrington wants to be Europe’s Ryder Cup captain and received the backing on Monday of stalwart Rory McIlroy to (...)

Jon Rahm of Spain is to become the first European in five years to lay his hands on the European Tour’s Rookie of the Year award. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

There’s a question and answer which relates to Irish golf that often raises an eyebrow, or even maybe two. It is; “Who is the only Irish player ever t(...)

Photograph: Rui Santos/Getty

Irishmen did not used to be ripped. They could be brawny. They could be teak. They could be hardened by labour, toughened by the fields, made steely b(...)

Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki celebrates defeating Italy’s Sara Errani to earn a semi-final meeting with China’s Peng Shuai at the US Open in New York. Photograph:  Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

On May 21st this year Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki announced the end of their engagement. On May 25th McIlroy played magnificent golf to win th(...)

Rory McIlroy: has said the clothing firm is trying to “harass” him by seeking an overly broad range of documents and is engaged in a “sweeping fishing expedition”

Rory McIlroy is relying on the credibility of his former agent, Conor Ridge, in a case being taken against the golfer in California, while accusing(...)

 Padriaig Harrington of Ireland hits his second shot on the 18th hole during the first round of the Valero Texas Open. Photograph: Michael Cohen/Getty Images

Padraig Harrington will start today’s second round of the Texas Open one shot behind Matt Bettencourt and Peter Tomasulo, as the Americans got (...)