Rory reveals British Open-winning ‘trigger words'

Rory McIlroy chants two simple mantras on his way to his first British Open title.

McIlroy celebrates, hugs everyone

Rory McIlroy completed the wire-to-wire victory at Royal Liverpool and was finally able to relax and celebrate after tapping in for a final par.

Rickie, Sergio push McIlroy but come up short

An easy Sunday stroll to victory was expected for Rory McIlroy, but some thrilling work out of Sergio Garcia added a bit of drama over the final round of the Open Championship.

Rory claims the Claret jug

He's just 25-years old, but Rory McIlroy has already completed the third leg of a career grand slam, joining some of the greatest names in the history of the sport in the process.

McIlroy wins $1.66 million in prize money

Rory McIlroy added the third leg of the career grand slam with a win at the British Open. He was also rewarded handsomely for his effort.

McIlroy leads Garcia by 3

Rory McIlroy steadied the ship following a pair of early dropped shots. He hasn't been able to pull away, however, with Sergio Garcia doing everything he can to close in.

R&A bumps Open purse to largest ever at Hoylake

Keeping with the trend at all the other majors this year, the Open Championship has increased its prize money by more that $1 million.

Sergio Garcia pleads with a ball

Just be good, ball! It's all Sergio wants.

Sergio charges, Rory drops two in a row

Rory McIlroy's opening birdie was an emphatic and deflating start for the rest of the field, but he's dropped two straight shots, including one on an easy par-5, to give a charging Sergio Garcia...

Hoylake open to low numbers for McIlroy chasers

It's likely we're headed for the same kind of Martin Kaymer-like blowout on Sunday at Royal Liverpool, but unlike the U.S. Open, the chasers at the British at least have a chance to go on a couple...

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