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Too much to do: Rory McIlroy scores well but it probably not enough

England's Paul Casey holds a four-stroke lead heading into the final round of the Travelers Championship after shooting a brilliant 62, his lowest career round on the PGA Tour.

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Rory McIlroy. Pic by AP.

RORY MCILROY: Bogey blemish but birdie boost at Travelers Championship second round

Rory McIlroy’s second-round Travelers Championship card of 69 suffered off a late bogey at TPC River Highlands.

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Rory McIlroy. Pic by AP.

RORY McILROY: Sun City date on November schedule

Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy has confirmed a return to South Africa later this year to take part in the Nedbank Golf Challenge.

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Rory McIlroy

RORY McILROY: Late slip in Travelers Championship second round

A late bogey spoiled Rory McIlroy’s second-round card at the Travelers Championship as he slipped off the pace of the early clubhouse lead.

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Dylan Keating of Seapoint celebrates winning the 2018 Irish Under 16 Boys Amateur Open Championship at Castle Dargan Golf Resort. Picture by Pat Cashman

IRISH BOYS: Dylan Keating home over Josh Black to seal under 16s’ title

Seapoint’s Dylan Keating carded a final round 70 and overcame a four-shot deficit to win the Irish Boys U16 Championship at Castle Dargan.

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Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy going well at Travelers Championship

Rory McIlroy is back on form at the Travelers Championship in America after his nightmare at the US Open last weekend.

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John Murphy knocks out top seed Viktor Hovland at Amateur Championship

John Murphy knocks out top seed Viktor Hovland at Amateur Championship

Ireland’s John Murphy knocked out the world number five Viktor Hovland to progress to the quarter finals of The 123rd Amateur Championship, where he will meet his country man, and former college friend Robin Dawson.

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Former Newcastle. Aston Villa and Ireland keeper Shay Given is among a host of big names confirmed for the Irish Open Pro-Am in Ballyliffin.

Irish Open’s star studded Pro-Am line-up confirmed

Personalities from the worlds of sport, music, TV and film are just some of the talent who are lined up to play in the Pro-Am ahead of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation at Ballyliffin Golf Club.

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Michael McGeady

GOLF: Michael McGeady fires course record 62 to secure Belvoir Park Pro-Am win

Michael McGeady (Evolve Golf Coaching) fired a record breaking nine under par 62 as he cruised to victory in the Belvoir Park Pro-Am on Tuesday.

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Rory McIlroy during the seocnd round of the US Open on Friday

Rory McIlroy: Windy conditions took me by surprise at US Open

Rory McIlroy missed the cut in the US Open for the third year in succession, despite a 10-shot improvement on his opening round at Shinnecock Hills.
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Rory McIlroy has struggled at the US Open

US OPEN GOLF: Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell miss cut at US Open

Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell both missed the cut following the second day of US Open play at Shinnecock Hills.

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Rory McIlroy suffered opening-round woe on the first day of the US Open. Pic by Julio Cortez.

RORY McILROY: Nightmare start to US Open

Rory McIlroy’s US Open bid opened in nightmare fashion at Shinnecock Hills with his worst opening round ever in a Major championship.

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Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy.

Rory McIlroy would love to see Phil Mickelson win US Open title

Rory McIlroy would love to see Phil Mickelson complete the career grand slam at Shinnecock Hills, with one crucial caveat.

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Paula Grant and Olivia Mehaffey

Olivia Mehaffey and Paul Grant unbeaten, but US take early advantage in Curtis Cup

A dominant foursomes display put the United States ahead of the Great Britain and Ireland team at the Curtis Cup after Friday's play.
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Rory McIlroy

US OPEN: Rory McIlroy to partner Phil Mickelson and Jordan Spieth

After missing out on the career grand slam at the Masters, Rory McIlroy will partner the next two players with a chance to achieve the feat in next week’s US Open.

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The Dunfanaghy links.

GOLF: Dunfanaghy Pro-Am promises true links test

Links specialist, David Higgins, will defend the 36-hole Dunfanaghy Pro-Am title this weekend at the Co. Donegal venue.

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Paul Dunne.  (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

IRISH OPEN: Paul Dunne looks forward to his ‘fifth Major’

Paul Dunne is hoping to become the latest home winner of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open, which he regards as important as any of the four Major Championships.

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Leona and Lisa Maguire

GOLF: Maguire sisters to join Paul Dunne as Irish KPMG Brand Ambassadors

KPMG Ireland today announced a global sponsorship agreement with Irish professional golfers and recent Duke University graduates Leona and Lisa Maguire. KPMG will support the Cavan, Ireland, natives on their quests to succeed on the LPGA Tour.

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Ireland's Shane Lowry will play at next week's US Open

GOLF: Shane Lowry and Adam Scott qualify for US Open

Ireland’s Shane Lowry and former world number one Adam Scott were among the players to book their places in next week’s US Open via sectional qualifying on Monday.

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Paula Grant (right) with Olivia Mehaffey.

GOLF: Local golfers receive their Curtis Cup blazers

Paula Grant and Olivia Mehaffey of Tandragee golf club has been presented with their Curtis Cup blazers.

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