• Posts Tagged ‘Ireland’

    Rory McIlroy ready to defend US PGA title

    by  • August 11, 2015 • Golf

    The world number one Rory McIlroy has confirmed that he is 100% ready to return to action for US PGA Championship, starting this Thursday at Whistling Straits. The Northern Irishman was out of action since he ruptured ligaments in his ankle while playing football with friends July 4, that caused him to miss The...

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    Farewell AP McCoy

    by  • April 27, 2015 • Horse Racing

    The National Hunt racing world has bid a fond farewell to the most successful jump jockey in the history of horse racing anywhere in the world – AP McCoy. “AP” decided to step down after winning an unprecedented 20 Champion Jockey titles in a row in the UK – the world’s foremost country for National...

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    Rory McIlroy – the richest Irish sportsman

    by  • April 27, 2015 • Golf

    The world no. 1 Golfer becomes Ireland’s richest sportsman worth €52 million, as per the Sunday Times rich list 2015. The 25-year-old has a personal fortune of £38m, that puts him ahead of fellow golfer Padraig Harrington and former football player and manager Roy Keane. The newspaper also revealed that McIlroy’s assets has grown...

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    Rory McIlroy Wins the 2014 British Open

    by  • July 21, 2014 • Golf

    Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland wins the British Open Golf championship with a two-shot victory over Sergio Garcia and Rickie Fowler at the Royal Liverpool golf club. The 25-year-old moved up to World’s No. 2, after winning his third major championship trophy on Sunday. He finished the 2012 season by winning his second major...

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