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Rory McIlroy

The Honda Classic - Final Round

Rory McIlroy Bounces Back From Rough Start As Tiger Barely Makes Cut

Rory McIlroy bounced back from a rough start for a 4-under 66 that gave him a one-shot lead in the Honda Classic.

02/28/2014

The Honda Classic - Preview Day 3

McIlroy Takes Early Lead At Honda Classic, Woods 8 Back

On the course where Rory McIlroy first rose to No. 1, he looked as if he might be headed in that direction again.

02/27/2014

Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the second hole during the first round of the TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola at East Lake Golf Club on September 20, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Woods Makes An Early Statement At East Lake

In the one week Tiger Woods had away from golf during the FedEx Cup playoffs, Nick Faldo said he had lost his aura, Greg Norman said he was intimidated by Rory McIlroy and Johnny Miller claimed that Woods once wanted lessons from him.

09/20/2012

Tiger Woods hits a chip shot on to the green on the ninth hole during the first round of the BMW Championship at Crooked Stick Golf Club on September 6, 2012 in Carmel, Indiana. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

Tiger Trails McIlroy(64) By 1 Shot At BMW Champs

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy seem to be spending a lot of time together lately. That includes the top of a busy leaderboard at the BMW Championship.

09/06/2012

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland hits off the second tee during the Final Round of the 94th PGA Championship at the Ocean Course on August 12, 2012 in Kiawah Island, South Carolina. (credit: Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

McIlroy Wins PGA Championship For 2nd Major Golf Title

It hasn’t been a great year for McIlroy. He hasn’t finished higher than 40th in a major, but he became the first player this weekend to open any significant distance on the field when he birdied the 15th and 16th holes toward the end of his third round.

08/12/2012

Fred Couples of the United States reacts while standing on the 18th green after finishing the second round of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Liguori: Fred Couples Turns Back The Clock At Augusta

20 years after Fred Couples won The Masters in 1992, the 52-year-old finds himself tied for the lead with Jason Dufner at 5 under. When a reporter asked Couples if he thinks he can win, he replied with no hesitation, “yes, I feel I can!”

04/07/2012

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Liguori: An International Leaderboard Is Jam-Packed At Masters

England, South Africa, Sweden, Scotland, Spain, Italy and USA… it’s an international leaderboard after the first round of The Masters.

04/06/2012

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Masters’ Magicians: A Preview For The 2012 Masters Tournament

CBS will be covering the final rounds of the 2012 Masters Tournament on Saturday, April 7th and Sunday, April 8th. The following golfers are who I believe to be the top 6 contenders to compete this week.

04/04/2012

Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship - Day Three

McIlroy Looks To Take Over Star Role From Tiger At Masters

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy passed each other on Sunday at Augusta National last year, two players from different generations who appeared to be headed in opposite directions.

03/29/2012

The Honda Classic - Final Round

McIlroy Holds Off Tiger At Honda Classic To Earn No. 1 In World

Rory McIlroy won the Honda Classic with a performance worthy of the new No. 1 player in golf.

03/04/2012

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McIlroy Closes In On No. 1 World Ranking

Rory McIlroy is one round away from No. 1 in the world.

03/03/2012

PGA Championship - Round One

Tiger Has Highest Major Round In 9 Years

One hour after he started, Tiger Woods was atop the leaderboard Thursday at the PGA Championship and felt like the Tiger of old. He never imagined he would end up with his worst score ever in the opening round of a major.

08/11/2011

U.S. Open - Round One

The Field Is Wide Open At This Year’s PGA Championship

The PGA Championship is this year’s final major and without the presence of a dominant player in the field, the player with the best fortune during the week will be the most likely winner.

08/09/2011

World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational - Preview Day Three

Rory McIlroy Is Excited To Be Back In The U.S.

Rory McIlroy has struggled on the European Tour since winning the U.S. Open, but he is now returning to the United States and looks to make a run at the Bridgestone Invitational and PGA Championship.

08/04/2011

140th Open Championship - Day Three

McIlroy Hates Weather at Open Championship

Rory McIlroy finished 25th at the Open Championship. He’s ready to move on to a tournament for which weather isn’t such a factor.

07/19/2011

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