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Stories with person: Rory McIlroy
  • Jordan Spieth wins PGA Tour player of the year story has photos
    Updated: Oct-02-15 4:42 pm

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida - Jordan Spieth was voted PGA Tour player of the year Friday, giving him a sweep of all the significant awards.

  • The recent past shows a dynamic future in golf 
    Updated: Sep-29-15 2:46 pm

    ATLANTA - The most compelling competition in golf used to be who would emerge as a veritable rival for Rory McIlroy.

  • A ribbon on a remarkable year for Jordan Spieth 
    Updated: Sep-28-15 5:29 pm

    ATLANTA - Jordan Spieth took possession of his final two trophies on the deck of a hospitality chalet that overlooked the 18th green at East Lake. He turned to raise them to a crowd gathered below, and camera flashes under a gloomy sky made it feel like a rock concert.

  • Team captains begin countdown to Ryder Cup 
    Updated: Sep-28-15 3:10 pm

    MINNEAPOLIS - The battle for the Ryder Cup began Monday with a friendly exchange between rival captains in a Minneapolis skyscraper a half-hour away from the suburban course where the 17-inch trophy will be awarded this time next year.

  • Stenson leading, Spieth chasing at Tour Championship 
    Updated: Sep-26-15 3:48 am

    ATLANTA - Even before the FedEx Cup began, the Tour Championship was looked upon as an All-Star Game for golf.

  • Column: Golf's future in good hands with a new Big 3 (or 4) story has photos
    Updated: Sep-25-15 7:31 pm

    ATLANTA - As Tiger Woods recovers from another operation on his increasingly creaky body, the Tour Championships goes on without him at soggy East Lake.

  • Stenson can win $10 million without winning a tournament 
    Updated: Sep-22-15 6:10 pm

    ATLANTA - The last five winners of the FedEx Cup also won the Tour Championship. Vijay Singh in 2008 and Tiger Woods in 2009 are the only FedEx Cup champions who didn't win at East Lake.

  • Day wins BMW Championship on cruise control, moves to No. 1 story has photos
    Updated: Sep-20-15 8:27 pm

    LAKE FOREST, Illinois - Jason Day has plenty of rivals at the moment, but very few peers.

  • Jason Day finds the missing piece 
    Updated: Sep-15-15 6:22 pm

    LAKE FOREST, Illinois - Two wins in seven years on the PGA Tour doesn't compute for a player with the talent and work ethic of Jason Day. It was simple enough to attribute his slow start to injuries, and that would be accurate with one stipulation.

  • Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy to play Open 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 5:11 pm

    NAPA, California - Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will play in the PGA Tour's season-opening Open next month at Silverado.

  • Day, Spieth rolling in opposite directions at TPC Boston story has photos
    Updated: Sep-04-15 8:05 pm

    NORTON, Massachusetts - Brendon de Jonge described his opening round Friday at the Deutsche Bank Championship as coming out of nowhere. Jordan Spieth's start - his third straight round over par - was becoming far too familiar for him.

  • McIlroy says schedule more about mental than physical 
    Updated: Sep-03-15 4:37 pm

    NORTON, Massachusetts - The European Tour went to great lengths to explain why Rory McIlroy is being allowed to compete in the season-ending Race to Dubai even though he won't reach the minimum 13 events when it ends with the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.