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Central Chronicle
Serena concerned over Zika, but puts faith in Olympic support teamin the support team dealing with worries about the mosquito-carried virus. A n
Serena concerned over Zika, but puts faith in Olympic support team
Central Chronicle / Posted 52 minutes ago
in the support team dealing with worries about the mosquito-carried virus. A number of major names, including golfer Rory McIlroy, have pulled out of the Games because of health fears over Zika. The World Health Organisation last week said there... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Thorpe understands athletes’ hard choiceRio Olympic Games: Ian Thorpe feels for athletes like Rory McIlroy who’ve pulle
Thorpe understands athletes’ hard choice
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
Rio Olympic Games: Ian Thorpe feels for athletes like Rory McIlroy who’ve pulled out due to Zika virus | Daily Telegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Rio Olympic Games:... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Thorpe understands athletes’ hard choicedue to the Zika virus. Despite assurances from health authorities, Thorpe unde
Thorpe understands athletes’ hard choice
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
due to the Zika virus. Despite assurances from health authorities, Thorpe understands why athletes like Irish golfer Rory McIlroy have opted to miss the Games due to fears over the mosquito derived disease. “Of course it’s a concern,” Thorpe told... Read more
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Farming Life
YFCU cooking talent heats up the kitchen at Home Management Finalthe top place and the Linda Currie Gallery Tray went to Zara Taylor from Lylehi
YFCU cooking talent heats up the kitchen at Home Management Final
Farming Life / Posted 3 hours ago
the top place and the Linda Currie Gallery Tray went to Zara Taylor from Lylehill YFC. Second place went to Stephanie McIlroy from Gleno Valley and third place went to Jaimie McCowan from Straid YFC. In drawing the evening to a close, YFCU... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Brexit: Sports in limbo, Lineker blasts 'selfish' 50-somethings38-year-old, who since retiring splits his time between TV punditry and charity
Brexit: Sports in limbo, Lineker blasts 'selfish' 50-somethings
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
38-year-old, who since retiring splits his time between TV punditry and charity work. Northern Irish golf superstar Rory McIlroy cheekily suggested going back to January 1 and starting the whole year over again. Northern Ireland was one of the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Golfer Branden Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Nort
Golfer Branden Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika
The Financial Express / Posted 6 hours ago
59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Northern Ireland’s four-times major winner Rory McIlroy announced on Wednesday he would not go to Rio because of health fears over Zika. Former US Open champion Graeme... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Sports stars angered by shocking ‘Brexit’of this country was made based on fake campaign and lies ... https://t.co/8PWLq
Sports stars angered by shocking ‘Brexit’
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 hours ago
of this country was made based on fake campaign and lies ... https://t.co/8PWLqdnqLq Northern Irish golf superstar Rory McIlroy cheekily suggested going back to January 1 and starting the whole year over again. Northern Ireland was one of the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Nort
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 hours ago
59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Northern Ireland's four-times major winner Rory McIlroy announced on Wednesday he would not go to Rio because of health fears over Zika. Former US Open champion Graeme... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
An 'innovative' way to make golf cheaper, faster and more funwith 2 million new players in 2015. That could reflect an improved economy and/
An 'innovative' way to make golf cheaper, faster and more fun
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
with 2 million new players in 2015. That could reflect an improved economy and/or the appeal of young guns such as Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth. The USGA has been pushing junior golf leagues, water conservation (lower maintenance costs) and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Sports stars angered by shocking ‘Brexit’of this country was made based on fake campaign and lies ... https://t.co/8PWLq
Sports stars angered by shocking ‘Brexit’
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
of this country was made based on fake campaign and lies ... https://t.co/8PWLqdnqLq Northern Irish golf superstar Rory McIlroy cheekily suggested going back to January 1 and starting the whole year over again. Northern Ireland was one of the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
1904 Olympic gold medals on display at World Golf Hall of Fame and MuseumCourse. Despite fears of the Zika virus and a crowded men’s professional golf
1904 Olympic gold medals on display at World Golf Hall of Fame and Museum
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 hours ago
Course. Despite fears of the Zika virus and a crowded men’s professional golf schedule that caused players such as Rory McIlroy, Charl Schwartzel, Adam Scott, Vijay Singh and Graeme McDowell to opt out of playing in Rio, Alcott is confident of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sports stars angered by shocking ‘Brexit’of this country was made based on fake campaign and lies ... https://t.co/8PWLq
Sports stars angered by shocking ‘Brexit’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 hours ago
of this country was made based on fake campaign and lies ... https://t.co/8PWLqdnqLq Northern Irish golf superstar Rory McIlroy cheekily suggested going back to January 1 and starting the whole year over again. Northern Ireland was one of the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Hoffarth: What does it pay to head the Haden Legacy Foundation?it’s too hard, too expensive, takes too long, can’t get tee times, find courses
Hoffarth: What does it pay to head the Haden Legacy Foundation?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 9 hours ago
it’s too hard, too expensive, takes too long, can’t get tee times, find courses to be way under maintained, and, if Rory McIlroy doesn’t even want to go to Rio to earn an Olympic gold medal for it, why should the rest of us even care? • Was it... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Hoffarth: What does it pay to head the Haden Legacy Foundation?it’s too hard, too expensive, takes too long, can’t get tee times, find courses
Hoffarth: What does it pay to head the Haden Legacy Foundation?
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
it’s too hard, too expensive, takes too long, can’t get tee times, find courses to be way under maintained, and, if Rory McIlroy doesn’t even want to go to Rio to earn an Olympic gold medal for it, why should the rest of us even care? • Was it... Read more
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CBS Sports
Rookie Jon Rahm impressing as Quicken Loans leader with veterans on his tailDeChambeau has further continued golf's youth movement that has seen 20-somethi
Rookie Jon Rahm impressing as Quicken Loans leader with veterans on his tail
CBS Sports / Posted 11 hours ago
DeChambeau has further continued golf's youth movement that has seen 20-somethings like Jordan Spieth, Jason Day and Rory McIlroy storm to the top of the world golf rankings. Rahm wasn't quite able to replicate his performance from Thursday when... Read more
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SportsFan
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Nort
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics
SportsFan / Posted 11 hours ago
59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Northern Ireland's four-times major winner Rory McIlroy announced on Wednesday he would not go to Rio because of health fears over Zika. Former US Open champion Graeme... Read more
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The Providence Journal
A well-deserved finish for Kris DunnA-Rod has more strikeouts (50) than hits (34) as of Friday afternoon, if you're
A well-deserved finish for Kris Dunn
The Providence Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
A-Rod has more strikeouts (50) than hits (34) as of Friday afternoon, if you're trying to keep score at home, Bunky. — Rory McIlroy says he's going to bypass the Olympics in Rio due to fear of the Zika virus and he won't be the last. — You know a... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Nort
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 hours ago
59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Northern Ireland's four-times major winner Rory McIlroy announced on Wednesday he would not go to Rio because of health fears over Zika. Former U.S. Open champion Graeme... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Nort
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Northern Ireland's four-times major winner Rory McIlroy announced on Wednesday he would not go to Rio because of health fears over Zika. Former U.S. Open champion Graeme... Read more
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The Star
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Nort
Golfer Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika
The Star / Posted 12 hours ago
59) and Brandon Stone (101) are in line to represent South Africa in Rio. Northern Ireland's four-times major winner Rory McIlroy announced on Wednesday he would not go to Rio because of health fears over Zika. Former U.S. Open champion Graeme... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Premier League in Brexit limbo as Lineker blasts 'selfish' 50-somethingsBoris (Johnson) & a recession, well done to the over 50s for thinking of the fu
Premier League in Brexit limbo as Lineker blasts 'selfish' 50-somethings
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
Boris (Johnson) & a recession, well done to the over 50s for thinking of the future! Northern Irish golf superstar Rory McIlroy cheekily suggested going back to January 1 and starting the whole year over again. Northern Ireland was one of the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Golfer Branden Grace pulls out of Olympics over Zika conernslinked to severe birth defects and possible neurological problems in adults. T
Golfer Branden Grace pulls out of Olympics over Zika conerns
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
linked to severe birth defects and possible neurological problems in adults. The announcement comes two days after Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, the No. 4 player with worldwide appeal among golf’s growing list of young stars, said he won’t... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Rory McIlroy opts out of Rio Olympics over Zika concernsanything else," the four-time major winner said in a statement released by his
Rory McIlroy opts out of Rio Olympics over Zika concerns
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
anything else," the four-time major winner said in a statement released by his management company. The fourth-ranked McIlroy was scheduled to play for Ireland as golf makes its return to the Olympics for the first time since 1904. The... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Brexit: Sports in limbo, Lineker blasts 'selfish' 50-somethings38-year-old, who since retiring splits his time between TV punditry and charity
Brexit: Sports in limbo, Lineker blasts 'selfish' 50-somethings
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 hours ago
38-year-old, who since retiring splits his time between TV punditry and charity work. Northern Irish golf superstar Rory McIlroy cheekily suggested going back to January 1 and starting the whole year over again. Northern Ireland was one of the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Branden Grace cites Zika in pulling out of Olympicslinked to severe birth defects and possible neurological problems in adults. T
Branden Grace cites Zika in pulling out of Olympics
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 19 hours ago
linked to severe birth defects and possible neurological problems in adults. The announcement comes two days after Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, the No. 4 player with worldwide appeal among golf's growing list of young stars, said he won't... Read more
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CBS Sports
Rory McIlroy calls for a 'mulligan' on 2016 because of Brexit and U.S. electionthe world and those in the UK and beyond are beginning to look at what the over
Rory McIlroy calls for a 'mulligan' on 2016 because of Brexit and U.S. election
CBS Sports / Posted 19 hours ago
the world and those in the UK and beyond are beginning to look at what the overall effects of this decision will be. Rory McIlroy, a Northern Ireland native, is among those that are not pleased with the decision of the UK to leave the EU. McIlroy... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
UK sport faces post-Brexit uncertaintyBritish suppliers and their employees. Remaining in Europe is fundamental to th
UK sport faces post-Brexit uncertainty
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 19 hours ago
British suppliers and their employees. Remaining in Europe is fundamental to the prosperity of the McLaren business."Rory McIlroy tees off during the 2014 Ryder Cup. The European team will continue to play under the EU flag in future events... Read more
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Salon.com
Branden Grace cites Zika in pulling out of Olympicslinked to severe birth defects and possible neurological problems in adults. T
Branden Grace cites Zika in pulling out of Olympics
Salon.com / Posted 20 hours ago
linked to severe birth defects and possible neurological problems in adults. The announcement comes two days after Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, the No. 4 player with worldwide appeal among golf’s growing list of young stars, said he won’t... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
New dawn for women’s sport a win for alland social policy. AUSTRALIA’S Hockeyroos are not concerned by Zika virus fear
New dawn for women’s sport a win for all
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
and social policy. AUSTRALIA’S Hockeyroos are not concerned by Zika virus fears in Brazil, as high-profile golfer Rory McIlroy pulled out of Rio because of the threat. ASHLEIGH Barty’s comeback from cricket has been temporarily halted with a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Branden Grace cites Zika in pulling out of Olympicslinked to severe birth defects and possible neurological problems in adults. T
Branden Grace cites Zika in pulling out of Olympics
Brandon Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
linked to severe birth defects and possible neurological problems in adults. The announcement comes two days after Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, the No. 4 player with worldwide appeal among golf's growing list of young stars, said he won't... Read more
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Super Sport
Branden Grace pulls out of Olympics over Zikagolfer at 11th in the world, won his first PGA Tour title at the RBC Heritage i
Branden Grace pulls out of Olympics over Zika
Super Sport / Posted 21 hours ago
golfer at 11th in the world, won his first PGA Tour title at the RBC Heritage in April. He joins the likes of Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell in announcing his intention not to compete at the Games starting on August 5. The threat of the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Death, destruction: 5 signs Rio may not be ready for the Olympicsthe games be canceled, and several athletes have already decided to drop out in
Death, destruction: 5 signs Rio may not be ready for the Olympics
11 News Houston / Posted 21 hours ago
the games be canceled, and several athletes have already decided to drop out in fear of the virus. Ireland's golfer Rory McIlroy is the most recent dropout, joining fellow golfers Marc Leishman and Adam Scott, both Australians, and Vijay Singh,... Read more
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sportsmole
Branden Grace pulls out of Olympicsworld number 11, who is due to get married later this year, becomes the fourth
Branden Grace pulls out of Olympics
sportsmole / Posted 21 hours ago
world number 11, who is due to get married later this year, becomes the fourth golfer to pull out of the Games. Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell and Charl Schwartzel also cited concerns over the Zika virus behind their reason to opt out of the... Read more
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Golf Magazine
Branden Grace Cites Zika in Pulling Out of Olympicsa family soon. He says he must put the health of his family ahead of golf. His
Branden Grace Cites Zika in Pulling Out of Olympics
Golf Magazine / Posted 21 hours ago
a family soon. He says he must put the health of his family ahead of golf. His announcement comes two days after Rory McIlroy said Zika was behind his decision to withdraw. That means the top three South Africans will not be in Rio de Janeiro... Read more
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DW
How the sports world reacted to Brexit |vast majority of tweets have been dismay at Britain's decision to leave the blo
How the sports world reacted to Brexit |
DW / Posted 22 hours ago
vast majority of tweets have been dismay at Britain's decision to leave the bloc, with Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy asking "Can we take a mulligan on 2016?" Feel ashamed of my generation. We've let down our children and their... Read more
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walesonline
10 amazing facts you didn't know about Northern Irelandand discipline in training. The tables were quickly turned when he ended up as
10 amazing facts you didn't know about Northern Ireland
walesonline / Posted 23 hours ago
and discipline in training. The tables were quickly turned when he ended up asking Steven Davis to sign his shirt. Rory McIlroy is another avid fan, who quickly put his disappointment at missing the US Open cut by jetting out to Paris. Another... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The sporting world’s reaction to Brexit; James McClean account deleted after tweetmedia and Farage 'teach' us?Uneducated vote Given that Northern Ireland voted
The sporting world’s reaction to Brexit; James McClean account deleted after tweet
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 hours ago
media and Farage 'teach' us?Uneducated vote Given that Northern Ireland voted to Remain, it’s no surprise that Rory McIlroy is unimpressed with the result. Ireland international and Derry native James McClean initially appeared to welcome... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Tiger Woods: Olympic golf 'deserves' best playersthe World Golf Championships or the Players," the 40-year-old said. "I think t
Tiger Woods: Olympic golf 'deserves' best players
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
the World Golf Championships or the Players," the 40-year-old said. "I think the Olympics deserve that." World No. 4 Rory McIlroy joined the list of absentees Wednesday, saying health concerns prompted his decision. The 27-year-old, who is engaged... Read more
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Gamasutra
J1 LEAGUE COMING TO EA SPORTS FIFA 17digital experiences. EA SPORTS creates connected experiences that ignite the em
J1 LEAGUE COMING TO EA SPORTS FIFA 17
Gamasutra / Posted yesterday
digital experiences. EA SPORTS creates connected experiences that ignite the emotion of sports through videogames, including Madden NFL football, EA SPORTS™FIFA, NHL ® hockey, NBA LIVE basketball, Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR ® golf, and EA SPORTS... Read more
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iol.co.za
Northern Ireland fans full of pride and firewill be renamed the McGovernor for a display from another planet. In the stand
Northern Ireland fans full of pride and fire
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
will be renamed the McGovernor for a display from another planet. In the stands, the world's fourth best golfer Rory McIlroy wore a T-shirt with the image of George Best emblazoned on it. Best was the greatest of us all, flawed and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tickets for Northern Ireland showdown with Wales on unofficial resale sites for £1,000 - 15 times their face valuenear the Eiffel Tower in Paris on June 21, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Thomas SAMSONTHO
Tickets for Northern Ireland showdown with Wales on unofficial resale sites for £1,000 - 15 times their face value
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
near the Eiffel Tower in Paris on June 21, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Thomas SAMSONTHOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty ImagesGolf star Rory McIlroy is pictured ahead of the Euro 2016 group C football match between Northern Ireland and Germany at the Parc des... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Steven Davis is NI's answer to Bale, not me says Kyle Laffertyheading into these Euro 2016 finals following his seven sensational goals in re
Steven Davis is NI's answer to Bale, not me says Kyle Lafferty
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
heading into these Euro 2016 finals following his seven sensational goals in reaching France. Northern Ireland golfer Rory McIlroy in the stands during the UEFA Euro 2016, Group C match at the Parc Des Princes, Paris. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.... Read more
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International Business Times
On a dreary Monday morning, amateur golfers chase their dream of starring at The Open play in The Open," he shared before carding eight-over par on his local course.
On a dreary Monday morning, amateur golfers chase their dream of starring at The Open
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
play in The Open," he shared before carding eight-over par on his local course. "I'd love to play against the likes of Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods, if he's able to return. I didn't get a good night's sleep. It's been a lot of preparation and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
This won't be a Euro Bale out... our Kings of Lyon can light up ParisUnited Kingdom going to the polls, was making all the headlines here yesterday.
This won't be a Euro Bale out... our Kings of Lyon can light up Paris
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
United Kingdom going to the polls, was making all the headlines here yesterday. In or out? Northern Ireland golfer Rory McIlroy in the stands during the UEFA Euro 2016, Group C match at the Parc Des Princes, Paris. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Graeme McDowell turns down the chance to replace Rory in Rio because baby is duehas become the latest high-profile golfer to turn down a chance to play in the
Graeme McDowell turns down the chance to replace Rory in Rio because baby is due
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
has become the latest high-profile golfer to turn down a chance to play in the Rio Olympics - just a day after Rory McIlroy pulled out of the competition. McDowell, the 2010 US Open champion, was next in line for qualification for the Irish... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
I have never wanted magic more, says JK Rowling after Brexit voteStreet star Samia Ghadie told her followers she was "in shock at what this may
I have never wanted magic more, says JK Rowling after Brexit vote
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Street star Samia Ghadie told her followers she was "in shock at what this may mean for our country". Golfer Rory McIlroy told his followers that he wanted "a mulligan on 2016" - which in golfing terms is another shot. His tweet said:... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Rahm in early lead at Congressional in pro debuta little bit would be the best way to do it." The 7,569-yard course, which las
Rahm in early lead at Congressional in pro debut
ESPN.co.uk / Posted yesterday
a little bit would be the best way to do it." The 7,569-yard course, which last hosted the U.S. Open in 2011 when Rory McIlroy won it by eight strokes, could play even longer once it dries out by the weekend. After rain that started before... Read more
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Rutland Herald
McDowell says he won’t replace McIlroy at Rio Games AP FILE PHOTO Graeme McDowell hits a tee shot during the final round of the U
McDowell says he won’t replace McIlroy at Rio Games
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
AP FILE PHOTO Graeme McDowell hits a tee shot during the final round of the U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club last Sunday. DUBLIN � Graeme McDowell rejected the chance to replace Rory McIlroy in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Patriotism, Zika facing Olympiansa little surprised there are some big names skipping it." He wasn't talking ab
Patriotism, Zika facing Olympians
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
a little surprised there are some big names skipping it." He wasn't talking about two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry or Rory McIlroy, the four-time major golf champion who announced Wednesday that he wouldn't go to Rio because of concerns about the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Rahm has impressive debuta little bit would be the best way to do it.� The 7,569-yard course, which las
Rahm has impressive debut
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
a little bit would be the best way to do it.� The 7,569-yard course, which last hosted the U.S. Open in 2011 when Rory McIlroy won it by eight strokes, could play even longer once it dries out by the weekend. After rain that started before... Read more
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