| Jan 31, 2015
| 3:07 PM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Rory McIlroy extended his lead to four shots with a 6-under 66 in the third round of the Dubai Desert Classic on Saturday.
The top-ranked McIlroy, who led by a stroke overnight, made just one birdie on the back nine...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 7:07 AM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- An unrelenting Rory McIlroy secured his second Dubai Desert Classic title in six years with a 2-under 70 in the final round to win by three shots on Sunday.
The Northern Irishman's 22-under 266 total matched the lowest...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 2:36 PM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Rory McIlroy birdied an 18-foot putt on his final hole to take a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Dubai Desert Classic on Friday.
On the Majlis course of Emirates Golf Club, where he recorded his first...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 5:00 AM
No one has to remind Rory McIlroy that his sport is lacking something vital right now.
With Tiger Woods hobbled by injury and Phil Mickelson not getting any younger, golf has lost much of its star power. McIlroy — the current No. 1 player —...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 4:54 PM
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Rory McIlroy's first PGA Tour event in five months lasted only two days.
His road to the Masters hit a speed bump Friday in the Honda Classic when the world's No. 1 player managed only one birdie in the rain, stumbled...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 4:04 PM
The dramatically shifting winds of fortune that have been Rory McIlroy's history at the Honda Classic were encapsulated in a Mr. Toad's Wild Ride of an opening round Thursday at PGA National.
It began with the world's No. 1 player stumbling to 4-over-...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:18 PM
When Rory McIlroy won the Honda Classic here in 2012, it vaulted him to No. 1 in the world golf rankings.
He's had some ups and downs since, but now he returns to the Champion course at PGA National Resort & Spa as the world's top-ranked golfer once...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 4:48 PM
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Playing in the United States for the first time this year, Rory McIlroy's first shot was a 2-iron out of play.
A relentless wind with gusts that approached 35 mph provided a rude welcome to just about everyone Thursday at...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 5:55 PM
When Rory McIlroy won the Honda Classic here in 2012, it vaulted him to No. 1 in the world golf ranking.
He has had some ups and downs since, but now he returns to the Champion course at PGA National Resort & Spa as the world's top-ranked golfer once...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 2:34 PM
Russell Henley won the first golf tournament he played in as a PGA Tour professional, but his second Tour victory in last year's Honda Classic was even more meaningful.
"I think winning one time is great," said Henley, who begins the defense of his...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:30 PM
Defending champion Jimmy Walker one-putted his last 11 holes Saturday on his way to an eight-under-par 62 and a two-shot lead at the Sony Open in Honolulu.
Walker putted like he did on Sunday last year at Waialae. That gave him a victory. This only gave...