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  1. Defending champ McIlroy shoots opening 2-under 69Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Rory McIlroy's defense of his Australian Open title began with a 2-under 69 on a cool, overcast and often drizzly morning at The Australian Golf Club. McIlroy, winner of back-to-back majors this year at the British Open and U.S. PGA, began play on the back nine and made the turn at even-par after a birdie and a bogey.

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    1 hr ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    Rory McIlroy's defence of his Australian Open title began with a 2-under 69 on a cool, overcast and often drizzly morning at The Australian Golf Club. McIlroy, winner of back-to-back majors this year at the British Open and U.S. PGA, began play on the back nine and made the turn at even-par after a birdie and a bogey.

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  3. Scott, McIlroy inspire each other to better golfRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    ... at last week's Australian Masters. The Australian Open will be the first qualifying tournament for next year's British Open. The leading three players at Sydney who are not otherwise exempt will qualify for the Open Championship at St. Andrews.

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  4. McIlroy, Scott reignite duel at Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... the Sydney tournament as Europe's top player for the second time in three years. McIlroy won two majors (the British Open and the US PGA Championship), a World Golf Championship title (WGC-Bridgestone) and the flagship event of the European Tour ...

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  5. McIlroy thinks of US Masters every dayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Rory McIlroy admitted on Wednesday that he thinks about winning the US Masters every day as he chases a career grand slam that few in golf have achieved. The world number one, rekindling his rivalry with Adam Scott at this week's Australian Open in Sydney, has claimed the other three majors - British Open, US Open and US PGA - with only the Masters left to complete the set.

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  6. Scott relishing showdown with McIlroyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... usurped Scott from atop the rankings in August with a blazing hat-trick of back-to-back majors at the British Open and US PGA either side of success at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. On Wednesday, McIlroy admitted he could never have imagined ...

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  7. More seeds for a global tour in golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... Open already has the top two players in the world in Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott. It also marks the start of British Open qualifying, with the leading three players from the top 10 on Sunday exempt into St. Andrews. Only six players at The ...

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  8. Golf: McIlroy, Scott reignite duel at Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... the Sydney tournament as Europe's top player for the second time in three years. McIlroy won two majors (the British Open and the US PGA Championship), a World Golf Championship title (WGC-Bridgestone) and the flagship event of the European Tour ...

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  9. Tiger Woods vs. Dan Jenkins and More in The Van Cynical MailbagRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Golf.com

    ... and most glorified of the majors. Are there any forgotten Masters champions? Not really. Take the PGA and the British Open, which often get a little less attention, and consider Shaun Micheel, Ben Curtis, Louis Oosthuizen, Wayne Grady, Paul Lawrie ...

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  10. Comment: Rory McIlroy must win Sports Personality of the Year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Independent.ie

    Fixated by Tiger Woods and his software malfunctions, the world of sport has neglected to recognise the true scale of Rory McIlroy's achievement in becoming golf's world No 1 at 25 and adding the British Open to his array of major titles, which now requires only the Masters for the set to be glitteringly complete. One side of the mind recoiled at the image of another multi-millionaire frozen by awkwardness on receipt of a television corporation's trophy at a gala piled on top of a light entertainment executive's fantasy.

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  11. McIlroy sets target on 'Green Jacket' after trophy-laden 2014 seasonRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Newkerala.com

    ... yet world number one McIlroy is well equipped to end the drought after a season in which he claimed a maiden British Open title, a second US PGA crown and two other European Tour victories. McIlroy said that in terms of ball striking, he has driven ...

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  12. McIlroy eyes green jacket after stellar 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | ABS-CBN News

    ... -- yet world number one McIlroy is well equipped to end the drought after a season in which he claimed a maiden British Open title, a second U.S. PGA crown and two other European Tour victories. "In terms of ball striking, I've driven it better, ...

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  13. Tigers Woods working with new swing teacher ComoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | SLAM! Sports

    ... 2014 and after surgery to alleviate a disk issue missed the Masters and the U.S. Open and finished 69th at the British Open. The longtime former world number one, who held the top spot in May 2014, has slipped to 23 in the world rankings. Woods won ...

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  14. Shining a light on a bygone eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Cape Cod Times

    ... out, would seem to disqualify many of the 2,400 male members from consideration. Three golf clubs where the British Open is regularly held, Muirfield, Troon and St. George's, still bar females from entry. Justin Rose, the Englishman who won the 2013 ...

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  15. Baby steps for a golf country still in infancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Amarillo.com

    ... round at Whistling Straits and tied for eighth in the 2010 PGA Championship. Wu Ashun has qualified for the British Open the last two years. Wu wonders how much easier it would have been had the PGA Tour China been around earlier. "It would help me ...

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  16. Daly wants Woods or Mickelson as Ryder Cup player-captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The Star Online

    John Daly has rubbished the formation of a task force to examine ways of improving the dire recent run of the U.S. Ryder Cup team, urging his country to appoint Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson as player-captain. Daly, winner of the 1995 British Open and 1991 U.S. PGA Championship, has never played in the biennial team event but said it was "not rocket science" to work out why Europe had won eight of the last 10 editions.

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  17. Daly backs Phil for Ryder Cup captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Iol.co.za

    Double Major winning John Daly has brushed aside any notion of a USA Ryder Cup task force, declaring Phil Mickelson should lead the American team in 2016 at Hazeltine. Daly, who posted an opening round of 69 on Thursday at the Turkish Airlines Open, captured the 1991 PGA Championship and 1995 British Open but remains the only American to have won a Major and not play on a USA Ryder Cup team.

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  18. Daly wants Woods or Mickelson as Ryder Cup player-...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    John Daly has rubbished the formation of a task force to examine ways of improving the dire recent run of the U.S. Ryder Cup team, urging his country to appoint Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson as player-captain. Daly, winner of the 1995 British Open and 1991 U.S. PGA Championship, has never played in the biennial team event but said it was "not rocket science" to work out why Europe had won eight of the last 10 editions.

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  19. Daly backs Mickelson as Ryder Cup captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Stuff.co.nz

    Double major winner John Daly has brushed aside any notion of a US Ryder Cup task force, declaring Phil Mickelson should lead the American team in 2016 in Minnesota. Daly, who posted an opening round of 69 on Thursday at the Turkish Airlines Open, captured the 1991 PGA Championship and 1995 British Open but remains the only American to have won a major and not play on a Ryder Cup team.

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  20. Daly backs Mickelson for Ryder Cup captaincyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Bangkok Post

    Double Major winning John Daly has brushed aside any notion of a USA Ryder Cup task force, declaring Phil Mickelson should lead the American team in 2016 at Hazeltine. John Daly of the United States hits his tee shot on the 18th hole during the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club on August 8, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky Daly, who posted an opening round of 69 on Thursday at the Turkish Airlines Open, captured the 1991 PGA Championship and 1995 British Open but remains the only American to have won a Major and not play on a USA Ryder Cup team.

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