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Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy (born 4 May 1989) is a professional golfer from Northern Ireland. He has represented Ireland as both an amateur and a professional. He had a successful amateur career, topping the World Amateur Golf Ranking for one week as a 17-year-old in 2007. Later that year he turned professional and soon established himself on the European Tour. He had his first win on the European Tour in 2009, and on the PGA Tour in 2010. He has featured in the top ten of the Official World Golf Rankings and represented Europe in the Ryder Cup.

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Australia's Jason Day hits a tee shot during the Par 3 contest ahead of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
Golf Betting Odds: Aussies Adam Scott, Jason Day Among Favourites to Win Masters 2014, Total of 7 Australians in the Field

By IBTimes AU

Only three players have been able to win back-to-back Master in the history of the sport. Australian Adam Scott will have the chance to achieve that rare feat and at the 2014 Masters at Augusta set from April 10 to 13. (Apr 10)

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Australia's Adam Scott
Back spasms led Tiger Woods to back off from 2014 Honda Classic

By IBTimes AU

Famed Australian professional golfer, Adam Scott, faced a blow when Tiger Woods had to back off from 2014 Honda Classic for his back spasm. The blow came in a crucial juncture as it was less than a week away to topple Tiger Woods and claim the position as No.1 Golfer. (Mar 05)

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Wozniacki and McIlroy
Wozniacki Excited About Marrying McIlroy, Finds Breakup Rumours Tiring

By IBTimes IN

Denmark tennis star Caroline Wozniacki has confessed right after her first round match in the Dubai Open that she was excited about marrying her fiance, star golfer Rory McIlroy. However, the former world no. 1 stated that she finds reports about their alleged breakup as tiring and annoying. (Feb 20)

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Ana Ivanovic, Dubai Open 2014
Serena, Ivanovic and Wozniacki Progress in Dubai while Sania Mirza Crashes Out

By IBTimes IN

Serena Williams beat Makarova while Ivanovic beat Kerber in close matches on Tuesday. Ivanovic to face Venus Williams in the next round. However, India's Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Cara Black lost in the first round. (Feb 19)

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Brangelina
Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie Top Celebrity Guests At The Australian Open

By IBTimes AU

Are Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie going to grace the Australian Open with their presence? The Hollywood power couple have reportedly been invited to watch the international tennis competition in Melbourne, which would surely amp up the already star-studded event. (Jan 07)

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Novak Djokovic hits a return to David Ferrer during their final tennis match at Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi.(Reuters)
2014 Australian Open: Who’s Going To Win the First Grand Slam Of 2014?

By IBTimes AU

The 2014 Australian Open begins Jan. 13 and ends Jan. 26. It will be the 102nd edition of the tournament that will take place on the tough courts of Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Australia. (Jan 06)

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Williams of U.S. reacts as she wins point against Sharapova of Russia during women's singles semi-finals match at Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane
Brisbane International: Serena Williams Extends Winning Streak over Maria Sharapova to Make it to the Finals, Is There Really a Rivalry between Williams and Sharapova

By IBTimes AU

How does a player who has lost 13th straight times to another go about finding a tactic to cause a complete reversal of the circumstances? (Jan 04)

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File photo of McIlroy of Northern Ireland and his girlfriend, tennis player Wozniacki of Denmark, during the annual Masters Par 3 Contest in Augusta (Reuters)
Caroline Wozniacki's Engagement Ring Costs £125,000

By IBTimes AU

Caroline Wozniacki got engaged to long-time boyfriend professional golfer Rory McIlroy on New Year’s Eve. (Jan 03)

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Rory McIlroy and Tennis GF Caroline Wozniacki Engaged

By IBTimes AU

The beginning of a new year marks a new engagement, at least, for one of the top power couples in sports - golfer Rory McIlroy and tennis player Caroline Wozniacki. (Jan 02)

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The World Cup of Golf: Everything You Need to Know About It

By IBTimes AU

The World Cup of Golf is celebrating its 60th year as it is all set to start on Thursday at Royal Melbourne (Nov 20)

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