Rory McIlroy looks to rebound
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland -- Backed by record galleries and buoyed by his stunning feats here as a 16-year-old rising star, Rory McIlroy heads into the Irish Open at Royal Portrush intent on reviving his stuttering season and winning his home tournament for the first time.
McIlroy has missed the cut in four of his past five tournaments and lost his No. 1 ranking to Luke Donald.
However, memories of an 11-under 61 on the links course in Antrim during the 2005 North of Ireland Championship ...
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