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Rory McIlroy plans to keep his hot streak going

...hopes of cashing in on the $10 million prize are based more on form than a calculator.The 25-year-old from Northern Ireland is coming off three consecutive victories, and they were big ones ? the British Open, a World Golf Championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-20/rory-mcilroy-plans-keep-his-
Rory McIlroy surges into lead at PGA Championship

...who was making the game look easy as he started to pile up majors. Now it's McIlroy, the 25-year-old from Northern Ireland who produced superior shots with his long game and made all the right putts Friday for 4-under-par 67 that gave...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-08/rory-mcilroy-surges-lead-pga
Valhalla has history of providing great theatre

...his victory in the British Open.Just 18 days after McIlroy won that coveted claret jug, the 25-year-old from Northern Ireland tees it up in the final major of the year at the PGA Championship with a chance to become only the sixth player to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-06/valhalla-has-history-providi
Boxers adjusting slowly to fighting without headgear after rule is changed

...lump on his head from a punch. Northern Ireland's Michael Conlan, who won unanimously...Harry Hawkins, of Belfast, Northern Ireland, coach of the four-man...Paul Johnston, coach of the Northern Ireland team, said he's confident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-25/boxers-adjusting-slo
Rory McIlroy builds six-shot lead at British Open

...ahead of Rickie Fowler in just over an hour.And suddenly, the biggest challenge facing the 25-year-old from Northern Ireland was reminding himself that he had one more round left.McIlroy can't afford to picture his name etched on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-19/rory-mcilroy-builds-six-shot
Tiger Woods shows his rust on rough day at Hoylake

...McIlroy, usually considered the most likely player to succeed Woods as the face of the game.The Boy Wonder from Northern Ireland made his second straight 66 look downright easy, barely breaking a sweat on the sticky day."He plays pretty aggressively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-18/tiger-woods-shows-his-rust-r
The Royal & Ancient is expected to allow postal voting on female members issue

...it around the green for the benefit of spectators. DIVOTS: The R&A has not decided whether Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland will become a permanent addition to the British Open rotation, but it will not remove one of the nine existing clubs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-16/royal-ancient-expected-allow
Big names running out of time to lock up spots in Ryder Cup

...England, won at Congressional. Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, won the British Open and Sergio Garcia, of Spain...one? Bringing The Open back to Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland for only the second time in history, of course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-22/big-names-running-out-time-l
Uruguay's Luis Suarez banned for four months by FIFA

...that behavior of this type will not be tolerated under any circumstances," said FIFA vice president Jim Boyce of Northern Ireland.The ban includes Liverpool's first three Champions League games in the five-time European champion's return...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-26/uruguays-luis-suarez
Graeme McDowell wins French Open

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France - Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland came from eight shots back to retain his French Open title Sunday, shooting 4-under-par 67 in pouring rain to win by one shot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-06/graeme-mcdowell-wins-french-