Rory McIlroy

A child star from a young age in his native Norther Ireland, Rory McIlroy broke par aged 11, and was soon picked for the Boys Home Internationals at  Portmarnock in…

There’s something special about Baltray in June when the cream of Irish amateur golf gathers for the annual June Bank Holiday weekend East of Ireland Championship. From the moment you…

Rory McIlroy tees off from the first hole during Sunday’s final round alongside Rickie Fowler. Photography: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images McIlroy started off strong, making birdie on the first hole, which…

rory mcilroy's career

Rory McIlroy claimed his third major this week. Here we share some pictures from his win at Hoylake, and at the 2011 US Open and the 2012 US PGA.

During an Open week when driver was a club rarely used by much of the field, Hoylake Champion Rory McIlroy used his to outstanding effect. McIlroy’s dominant performance off the tee…

Rory McIlroy

Some images of Open Championship winner Rory McIlroy before the start of his professional journey

Rory McIlroy Nike Golf

Rory McIlroy claimed his first Open title and third major championship in thrilling fashion at Royal Liverpool Golf Club with 14 Nike clubs and RZN black ball in the bag

Rory McIlroy: Open Championship winner

Rory McIlroy played near-flawless golf all week at Royal Liverpool Golf Club to record a 17-under-par 72-hole total and claim his first Open Championship

Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy came through a challenging final round to secure his first Open Championship and join Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus as the only players to win three majors by…

Some times you get the luck of the draw and sometimes you don’t. That is what world number one Adam Scott is reflecting on as he heads back home to…

Rory McIlroy: Open Championship winner

Pictures of Rory McIIroy, the 2014 Open Championship winner, following his final-round 71 at Royal Liverpool Golf Club

Phil Mickelson

See what a selection of players - including Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson - made of their Sunday rounds in the 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool Golf Club