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McIlroy could opt out of Rio 2016

World number one Rory McIlroy has revealed that he may not play in Rio in 2016 when golf returns to the Olympics. The 23-year-old would be eligible for selection by either Great

McIlroy wins writers’ gong

Another day, another award for both Rory McIlroy and Roger Chapman. They have landed Player of the Year awards from the Golf Writers Association of America along with women’s world number three

Woods plays down McIlroy rivalry

Tiger Woods insists it is far too early to be talking up any kind of rivalry between himself and Rory McIlroy. McIlroy now holds the title of undisputed world number one after

McIlroy the European golfer of 2012

World number one Rory McIlroy was named the European Tour golfer of the year on Tuesday. McIlroy succeeds Luke Donald as winner of the coveted award, having also replicated the Englishman’s previously

McIlroy ends year as world No 1

Rory McIlroy has ended the year as world No.1 for the first time with a comfortable lead at the top of the official rankings over Luke Donald and Tiger Woods. The 23-year-old

Mcllroy could break major record: Norman

Former world number one Greg Norman believes Rory McIlroy is more likely to break Jack Nicklaus’ record of 18 major championships than Tiger Woods. Woods claimed his 14th major at the 2008