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Rory McIlroy

McIlroy Wins WGC Bridgestone To Regain Top Ranking

Akron (United States) (AFP) — British Open champion Rory McIlroy outdueled Sergio Garcia to win the World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational and regain the world number one ranking. In his first start since claiming his third major title at Royal Liverpool, McIlroy erased a three-shot overnight deficit, firing a final round of four-under par 66 […]

August 4, 2014

PGA Tour Players Following ‘Moneyball’ Model With Statistical Analysis

By Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal BETHESDA, Md. — Rory McIlroy’s struggles on Fridays this year were a disturbing trend for the newly crowned British Open champion. But considering the explosion of statistical analysis in professional golf, the regularity of McIlroy’s woeful second rounds was first-grade stuff. More numbers became available to players on the […]

July 31, 2014