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Rory: No moral victory in top-5 finish at The Open

SOUTHPORT, England – Despite a finish that electrified the massive crowds at Royal Birkdale, Rory McIlroy was taking no moral victories from his final-round 67 at The Open. “Lost opportunity,” he admitted after finishing at 5 under par for the week. Although his closing effort, which included an eagle at the 17th

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Rory: No moral victory in top-5 finish at The Open

SOUTHPORT, England – Despite a finish that electrified the massive crowds at Royal Birkdale, Rory McIlroy was taking no moral victories from his final-round 67 at The Open. “Lost opportunity,” he admitted after finishing at 5 under par for the week. Although his closing effort, which included an eagle at the 17th

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Rory McIlroy displays patience and shows he can take a punch

SOUTHPORT, England — Only the patient shall survive. This should be the mantra for every player at every British Open, because if you don’t live by it, your chances of winning or even contending will die. Case on point: There’s a valuable lesson to be learned from Rory McIlroy’s last two days at Royal Birkdale. Patience always should be the ...

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Rory rues missed chances after third round

2014 Open winner not entirely discouraged as he sees ‘a step in the right direction’ Southport, United Kingdom: Rory McIlroy was left to rue a lack of consistency as he all but kissed goodbye to his chances of winning a second British Open title… Sport RSS feed

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Column: A scolding and a comeback for Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy didn’t need another scolding from his caddie or a reminder of what he had to do. By the time he arrived for his second round on a blustery day at Royal Birkdale he had a good idea what this British Open is all about, and somewhat of an idea what he is all about. The day before, caddie ...

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Column: A scolding and a comeback for Rory McIlroy

The Latest on the British Open (all times local): 9 p.m. The American flag continues to fly high in the wind at the British Open, with 10 U.S. players among the 20 who were at par or better. Jordan Spieth at 6-under 134 and Matt Kuchar at 4-under 136 will be in the final group on Saturday at Royal Birkdale. ...

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