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1 hr ago | This Is Lancashire

Claret Jug 'needs a bit of a clean'

Open champion Rory McIlroy was unable to show off his prized Claret Jug to Northern Ireland's political leaders today, admitting it needed a good clean after a big night out celebrating.

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1 hr ago | Belfast Today

Claret Jug 'needs a bit of a clean' jokes Rory McIlroy

Open champion Rory McIlroy was unable to show off his prized Claret Jug to Northern Ireland's political leaders on Tuesday, admitting it needed a good clean after a big night out celebrating.

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2 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Golf Glance

Television: Golf Channel and CBS . Last year: Brandt Snedeker won at Glen Abbey in Oakville, Ontario.

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6 hrs ago | The Daily Record

Rory McIlroy backed by Monty to overtake Nick Faldo as the greatest British golfer ever

COLIN MONTGOMERIE has tipped Rory McIlroy to take over Sir Nick Faldo's mantle as the greatest British golfer of all time.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Rant Sports

Washington Capitals' Alexander Ovechkin Should Take Notes from Rory McIlroy

Washington Capitals sniper Alexander Ovechkin and Russian tennis star Maria Kirilenko recently called off their engagement.

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Daily Mail

Derek Lawrenson: Rory McIlroy celebrated Open win by filling Claret Jug with Jagermeister

Many drinks have been sipped from the famous Claret Jug over the years but was this the first time the tipple of choice was a Jagermeister cocktail? Then it was on to the Empire bar and club in Liverpool in the company of Justin Rose, Jordan Spieth and the most famous trophy in the game.

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Mashable

Rory McIlroy's Dad Cashes In on $171,000 Bet After Son's British Open Win

After golfer Rory McIlroy won the British Open on Sunday, his father, Gerry McIlroy, was a happy man - not only because his son won one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the world, but also because he raked in $171,000 from a bet he made on his son 10 years ago.

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Golf World

Rory and Jagermeister: An unauthorized history

The pictures of Rory McIlroy and the claret jug have been flowing since his win at Hoylake.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Caroline Wozniacki And Rory McIlroy Are On Fire Since He Called Off Their Engagement

We like to think we've been at the forefront of Wozzilroy analytics. Back in the summer of 2013, when Rory kept missing cuts like crazy and Caroline keep getting losing to people we'd never heard of, we took a look at the numbers and came to the NOT AT ALL OVERSTATED conclusion that they were actively destroying each other's careers .

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Daily Reporter

Kirilenko ends engagement to NHL star Ovechkin

Two months after golfer Rory McIlroy broke off his engagement to Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki , Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko says she has called off her planned wedding to three-time NHL MVP Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals .

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USA Today

Ranking 2014 championships from worst to first

Rory McIlroy's wire-to-wire win at the British Open continued a disturbing trend of major sporting events culminating with a drama-free final.

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Golf World

Missing Links: Rory McIlroy unlikely to dominate, and Lydia Ko gets an allowance

"For every Rory there's an Adam Scott and Jordan Spieth and Sergio Garcia and a Tiger and a Phil ," Graeme McDowell said in e on why Rory McIlroy is unlikely to become a dominant player.

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The Columbus Dispatch

British Open: McIlroy's third major moves him closer to career slam

Rory McIlroy suffered several anxious moments but kept the jitters in check to rubber-stamp his status as golf's newest great player.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

International Business Times

Road to Recovery: Former Lovers Rory McIlroy, Caroline Wozniacki Win...

In sports, it's not how many times you fall, but how many times you rise. The same thing can be said in love and relationships as shown by recent performances by former partners Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark celebrates after her victory against Roberta Vinci of Italy in their Istanbul Cup women's singles final tennis match, in Istanbul July 20, ... (more)

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Golf.com

Tour Confidential: What's next for Rory McIlroy? Plus, the end...

Every Sunday night, Golf.com conducts an e-mail roundtable with writers from Sports Illustrated and Golf Magazine.

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Metro Radio

Glory For Rory: Much Needed Hero Wins Open

The British sporting summer has been a tale of crushed expectations, from England finishing bottom of a World Cup group topped by Costa Rica, through a crashing end to Andy Murray's Wimbledon title defence, to Chris Froome tumbling out of the Tour de France on a slippy, sodden fifth stage near the Belgian border.

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Banburycake.co.uk

Scott focus now on Us Pga glory

World number one Adam Scott will redouble his efforts in an attempt to add to his one major title after coming up short at the Open Championship for the third successive year.

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Fermanagh Today

Tributes have started pouring in for golfing superstar Rory McIlroy on his Open victory.

TV footage was beamed around the world of Rory scooping the 143rd Open Championship at Hoylake, his third major title.

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Yahoo!

Fans boo McIlroy during Open Championship winner's speech

It was the greatest moment of Rory McIlroy's life. Stepping up to the microphone after an astonishing week of golf at Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake, and being presented to the crowd - in the R&A's quaint choice of words - the "champion golfer of the year".

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The Independent

The Open 2014: Darren Clarke feels momentum returning

Fitter and slimmer than he has been for a long time, the Northern Irishman moved up the leaderboard with a 67 It may not have lasted all the round but when the raining was hammering down first thing on a foul morning there was only one player to turn to.

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