Rory McIlroy

Born: May 4, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Hollywood, County Down
Nationality: Northern Irish

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Result: American Brooks Koepka wins US Open
American Brooks Koepka claims his first Major by winning the US Open at Erin Hills, equalling the tournament's lowest winning score of 16-under.
Jun 19, 10:08
Who can challenge Dustin Johnson at the US Open?
Defending champion Dustin Johnson is the bookmakers' favourite heading into the 2017 US Open, but who can challenge the world number one at Erin Hills?
Jun 12, 16:40
Rory McIlroy pulls out of BMW PGA Championship due to injury
World number two Rory McIlroy pulls out of the BMW PGA Championship due to a rub injury.
May 19, 19:21
Sergio Garcia, Justin Rose move into top 10 of world rankings
Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose move back into the top 10 of the World Golf Rankings after their battle at The Masters.
Apr 10, 10:08
Result: Sergio Garcia edges out Justin Rose to win Masters
Spain's Sergio Garcia wins The Masters in a playoff against Justin Rose after a classic exchange between the pair during the final round at Augusta.
Apr 10, 09:26
Justin Rose jumps into share of lead on day three at Augusta
Justin Rose joins Sergio Garcia at the top of the Masters standings after carding a five-under-par 67 on day three at Augusta National.
Apr 9, 09:29
Sergio Garcia, Rickie Fowler, Thomas Pieters, Charley Hoffman lead Masters
Sergio Garcia and Rickie Fowler form part of a four-man group who lead The Masters by two shots at the halfway stage.
Apr 8, 09:14
Charley Hoffman opens up four-shot lead on day one of 81st Masters
Unheralded American Charley Hoffman defies tricky blustery conditions to take a four-shot lead after day one of the 2017 Masters at Augusta National.
Apr 7, 10:07
Rory McIlory paired with Jon Rahm at Masters
Rory McIlroy is paired with Jon Rahm and Hideto Tanihara for the opening two rounds of this year's Masters at Augusta.
Apr 4, 17:29
Rory McIlroy knocked out of WGC-Dell Match Play
World number two Rory McIlroy is out of the WGC-Dell Match Play after seeing his hopes of progression dented by the withdrawal of his second-match opponent in Texas.
Mar 24, 09:31
Defending champion Jason Day withdraws from WGC-Dell Match Play
Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth both lose their opening games at the WGC-Dell Match Play, on a day that saw defending champion Jason Day withdraw from the competition.
Mar 23, 09:32
Result: Marc Leishman holds off Rory McIlroy charge to win Arnold Palmer Invitational
Marc Leishman produces a 50-foot eagle on the 16th to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational ahead of Kevin Kisner, Charley Hoffman and Rory McIlroy.
Mar 19, 22:43
Charley Hoffman birdies last three holes to share lead at Arnold Palmer Invitational
Charley Hoffman birdies his final three holes to grab a share of the lead heading into the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Mar 19, 10:16
Matthew Fitzpatrick remains in contention at Arnold Palmer Invitational
England's Matthew Fitzpatrick remains in contention at the halfway stage of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Mar 18, 09:23
Matthew Fitzpatrick tied for lead after Arnold Palmer Invitational first round
England's Matthew Fitzpatrick takes a share of the early lead at the Arnold Palmer Invitational alongside Argentina's Emiliano Grillo after carding a first-round 67.
Mar 17, 10:39
Result: Dustin Johnson holds nerve to clinch one-shot victory in Mexico
Dustin Johnson suffers a late wobble but recovers to claim his fourth victory at the World Golf Championship event in Mexico, finishing one shot ahead of Tommy Fleetwood.
Mar 6, 09:13
Rory McIlroy races ahead at halfway point in Mexico
Rory McIlroy is on course for victory in his second tournament appearance of the year, having raced into a two-shot lead at the World Golf Championship event.
Mar 4, 09:30
Lee Westwood in six-way tie for lead at World Golf Championship event in Mexico
England's Lee Westwood is one of six players in a tie for the lead at the World Golf Championship event in Mexico.
Mar 3, 09:32
Rory McIlroy: 'Tiger Woods is in a good place'
Rory McIlroy says that Tiger Woods is "in a good place", despite having to withdraw from his last three scheduled tournaments.
Mar 1, 18:05
Rory McIlroy eyeing March return from injury
Rory McIlroy reveals that he plans to return from a rib injury at the WGC-Mexico Championship in March, just weeks before The Masters at Augusta.
Jan 24, 19:53
Rory McIlroy pulls out of Abu Dhabi Championship
World number two Rory McIlroy announces that he will miss the Abu Dhabi Championship due to a rib injury.
Jan 16, 20:07
Graeme Storm holding off Rory McIlroy at South African Open
Rory McIlroy remains three shots adrift of leader Graeme Storm at the South African Open after both men carded a round of 67 on Saturday.
Jan 14, 15:47
Rory McIlroy remains in contention in South Africa
Rory McIlroy shoots a second-round 68 to sit three shots off the lead at the halfway stage of the BMW SA Open.
Jan 13, 16:08
Jack Nicklaus: 'More hard work required from Rory McIlroy'
World number two Rory McIlroy has what it takes to become one of the most successful golfers in history, according to 18-time Major winner Jack Nicklaus.
Dec 27, 22:09
Henrik Stenson named European Golfer of the Year for second time
Henrik Stenson ends Rory McIlroy's two-year hold of the European Golfer of the Year award following a memorable campaign.
Dec 13, 15:59
Victor Dubuisson takes narrow lead in Dubai
Victor Dubuisson holds a narrow one-shot lead going into the final day of play at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.
Nov 19, 17:21
Rory McIlroy fights back on day two in Dubai
Rory McIlroy keeps alive his slim hopes of retaining his DP World Tour Championship title with a four-under round of 68 on day two in Dubai.
Nov 18, 15:44
Lee Westwood leads at DP World Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy stumbles
Lee Westwood takes an early one-shot lead at the DP World Tour Championship, while Rory McIlroy cards 75 - his worst ever score in tournament.
Nov 17, 16:25
Result: Hideki Matsuyama wins WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai
Hideki Matsuyama becomes the first Japanese player to win a World Golf Championship title after triumphing at the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.
Oct 30, 09:56
Rory McIlroy six points off lead in Shanghai
Rory McIlroy sits six shots behind leader Hideki Matsuyama after the second round of the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.
Oct 28, 10:28
Europe captain Darren Clarke: "We need to believe in ourselves"
Darren Clarke urges his European side, who trail USA by three at the 2016 Ryder Cup, to take inspiration from Medinah four years ago when recovering from four down.
Oct 2, 09:38
USA lead Europe by three points heading into final day at Hazeltine
Europe have it all to do on the final day of play at the 2016 Ryder Cup as they trail the United States by three points in Minnesota.
Oct 2, 09:21
Chris Wood, Matthew Fitzpatrick to feature in Saturday's Ryder Cup foursomes
European duo Chris Wood and Matthew Fitzpatrick will make their Ryder Cup debuts in Saturday's foursomes.
Oct 1, 09:18
Europe fight back in Ryder Cup fourballs
Europe end the opening day of the Ryder Cup facing a 5-3 deficit after launching a fightback in Friday's fourballs at Hazeltine.
Oct 1, 00:10
Result: United States lead Europe 4-0 in Ryder Cup after opening foursomes
Europe finds itself on the receiving end of a whitewash in the opening foursomes session of the Ryder Cup as the USA take a 4-0 lead at Hazeltine National.
Sep 30, 18:27
Andy Sullivan, Thomas Pieters handed Ryder Cup debut in foursomes
Europe's Andy Sullivan and Thomas Pieters will make their Ryder Cup debuts in the opening foursomes at Hazeltine.
Sep 29, 23:18
Rory McIlroy "confident" ahead of Ryder Cup
Rory McIlroy insists that he is "confident" heading into this weekend's Ryder Cup as Europe look for an unprecedented fourth straight triumph.
Sep 27, 14:58
Darren Clarke not concerned about having six Ryder Cup rookies in Europe team
Europe captain Darren Clarke insists that he is not concerned about having six Ryder Cup rookies in his team ahead of this week's showdown at Hazeltine.
Sep 27, 10:07
Result: Rory McIlroy wins Tour Championship to scoop FedEx Cup
Rory McIlroy wins the Tour Championship by a playoff and also scoops the $10m (£7.7m) FedEx Cup prize money.
Sep 26, 09:53
Kevin Chappell joins Dustin Johnson at Tour Championship summit
Dustin Johnson and Kevin Chappell are tied at eight-under-par at the Tour Championship after the US Open champion struggled to push on from a bright start in round three.
Sep 25, 09:59

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