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Rory McIlroy says best golf still to come after Players Championship win

Highlights: McIlroy wins 2019 Players Championship Rory McIlroy says his best golf is still to come after winning the Players Championship at Sawgrass. The four-time major winner produced a superb performance on the back nine to beat Jim Furyk by one stroke on Sunday. It ensured the 29-… BBC Sport – Golf

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Rory McIlroy wins 2019 Players Championship by one stroke – highlights

Watch a round-up of the action from the final day of the 2019 Players Championship at Sawgrass, as Rory McIlroy beats Jim Furyk by one stroke to win his first PGA Tour title since March 2018. Pictures courtesy of PGA Tour. READ MORE: McIlroy says best golf still to come … BBC Sport – Golf

Read More » | McIlroy holds off Furyk to win Players Championship

Miami – Rory McIlroy celebrated Saint Patrick’s Day with a one-shot victory at The Players Championship on Sunday, firing a two-under-par final round 70 to claim his first title of 2019. The 29-year-old Northern Irishman overcame a shaky start at TPC Sawgrass to card six birdies against two bogeys and a double-bogey to finish one clear of US veteran Jim ...

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McIlroy holds off Furyk to snag Players victory

8:38 PM ET Associated Press PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — His best swing was followed by his biggest drive, both setting up birdies, and from there Rory McIlroy knew how to finish. Suddenly staked to a one-shot lead, McIlroy had a 125-yard walk along the water to the 17th hole to face an island that never looks smaller than on ...

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McIlroy last man on range Saturday, last man standing Sunday

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Among the long list of unwritten rules in the game of golf, it’s generally not a great idea to be the last guy on the range Saturday night. Often times being the sole player flagging range balls as the sun sets before the final round means you’re searching for an answer heading into the most important ...

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Rory McIlroy may have stopped caring about winning, which is a big problem … for everyone else

Rory McIlroy is incredibly smart. He is also maybe the most self-aware athlete in the world. And this is a problem for Rory McIlroy. When you are 22 and wide eyed with a swing that turns other pros (other pros!) into walking pools of gobbledygook when they try and describe what they are seeing, being smart and self-aware can’t hurt ...

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