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Rory McIlroy jokes ‘exactly how I planned it' after fluke shot goes in for eagle at Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship

1 month ago   |   By The Irish Sun


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Rory McIlroy leads the way in Abu Dhabi as he eyes overdue victory

Rory McIlroy leads the way in Abu Dhabi as he eyes overdue victory

1 month ago   |   By Golf365

Former world number one Rory McIlroy fired a 67 to sit at the top of a leaderboard dominated by Britons after day three of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
The four-time major winner has not tasted victory for almost 15 months but showed glimpses of his best form as he moved to 13 under at an event where he has finished second four times.
McIlroy's position as Britain's top player has come under threat in recent months as he has fallen to world number six, with Tyrrell Hatton moving into the top 10, and the Englishman was the nearest challenger at 12 under after a 71.
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Rory McIlroy leads the way in bid to end wait for Abu Dhabi Championship

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

McIlroy leads by one shot going into final round Hatton the main challenger, with Fleetwood at 11 under Eighteen holes stand between Rory McIlroy and the perfect new year statement of intent, as he bids for victory at the Abu Dhabi Championship at long last. The enthralling nature of the tournament is emphasised by McIlroy's series of positions. At the end of the first round, he led by one. With 31 tournament holes completed - play was called at this Friday juncture for him because of darkness - the 31-year-old found himself five adrift of Tyrrell Hatton. McIlroy had cut that advantage to...
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Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship: Rory McIlroy flips the leaderboard to lead again in the desert as Marc Warren stays close

1 month ago   |   By The Courier

Rory McIlroy regained control of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship in a duel with two English Ryder Cup team-mates, but Scotland's Marc Warren stayed close on a tricky day in the desert.
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Hole-out eagle helps McIlroy take one-shot lead into final day at season opener in Abu Dhabi

Hole-out eagle helps McIlroy take one-shot lead into final day at season opener in Abu Dhabi

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A brilliant hole-out eagle helped Rory McIlroy to take a one-shot lead into the final day of the season opening Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
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