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Rory McIlroy makes elderly fan’s day at the Travelers Championship

It’s always cool to meet a pro athlete, especially one you’re a fan of, but for one woman at the Travelers Championship, it was so much more than that. Noreen, an elderly golf fan, finally got the chance to meet Rory McIlroy — and she was pretty excited! “Oh, look who it is!” she said excitedly as McIlroy walked out. ...

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Rory McIlroy eager to play in his first Travelers Championship

CROMWELL — There are only a handful of PGA Tour golfers who move the needle, so to speak, who are household names people who have very little interest in golf would go watch play at a tournament. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are two of the obvious golfers. Bubba Watson normally draws the largest crowds at the Travelers Championship each ...

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Rory McIlroy eager to play in his first Travelers Championship

CROMWELL — There are only a handful of PGA Tour golfers who move the needle, so to speak, who are household names people who have very little interest in golf would go watch play at a tournament. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are two of the obvious golfers. Bubba Watson normally draws the largest crowds at the Travelers Championship each ...

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Don’t tell Rory McIlroy that he’s bored playing golf

Does he look bored to you? (Warren Little/Getty Images) Despite a late charge that saw him make birdies on four of his final six holes, Rory McIlroy missed the cut Friday at the U.S. Open; his second-round 71 was not enough to overcome a 78 on Thursday. And while it will be a little jarring not to have the 2011 ...

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Don’t tell Rory McIlroy that he’s bored playing golf

Does he look bored to you? (Warren Little/Getty Images) Despite a late charge that saw him make birdies on four of his final six holes, Rory McIlroy missed the cut Friday at the U.S. Open; his second-round 71 was not enough to overcome a 78 on Thursday. And while it will be a little jarring not to have the 2011 ...

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Don’t tell Rory McIlroy that he’s bored playing golf

Does he look bored to you? (Warren Little/Getty Images) Despite a late charge that saw him make birdies on four of his final six holes, Rory McIlroy missed the cut Friday at the U.S. Open; his second-round 71 was not enough to overcome a 78 on Thursday. And while it will be a little jarring not to have the 2011 ...

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