Rory McIlroy couldn't break Graeme Storm's resolve despite an excellent final round 4-under-par 33-35=68; his total of 18-under 270 earned him a play-off but a bogey at the third extra hole cost him the BMW South African Open title at Glendower GC.
Rory McIlroy made bogey at the final hole of the tree-lined Glendower GC on his way to a Saturday 5-under-par 33-34=67 which gives him a 54-hole total of 14-under 202, solo second and three behind leader Graeme Storm at the BMW South African Open.
Despite a spectacular burst of scoring in the middle of his round, Rory McIlroy had to settle for a 4-under-par 35-33=68 on day two of the South African Open, finishing on 9-under 135 and three behind pacesetter Graeme Storm.
Rory McIlroy opened his 2017 campaign strongly, carding seven birdies against two bogeys in a 5-under-par 32-35=67 in round one of the South African Open to land just a shot shy of early clubhouse leader Trevor Fisher, Jr.
Rory McIlroy is clear favorite with the bookmakers ahead of the BMW South African Open at Glendower GC – will he live up to the billing as he opens what could be a very exciting year ahead?
Rory McIlroy's defense of his DP World Tour Championship, Dubai ended with a stunning lap of The Earth Course - a 7-under-par 30-35=65 for a 72-hole total of 12-under 276.
Defending champion Rory McIlroy travels back to The Earth Course at Jumeirah Golf Estates for the European Tour's headline finale – the DP World Tour Championship, Dubai.
Rory McIlroy finished his week at the WGC-HSBC Champions in China with a 6-under-par 34-32=66, rising four spots to T4 and ending his bid on 15-under 273.
Rory McIlroy surged into the top 10 at the WGC-HSBC Champions in China after painting a 6-under-par 33-33=66 in Friday's second round.
Rory McIlroy always performs in the WGC-HSBC Champions, can he finally discover the magic ingredient for the win at Sheshan International GC?
Rory McIlroy and Thomas Pieters over-powered Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler 4&2 in the opening foursomes match of Saturday's play at the 2016 Ryder Cup.
Rory McIlroy makes his way to Hazeltine National Golf Club as a golfer at the height of his game and ready to impose himself on the 2016 Ryder Cup.
With a dramatic birdie on the fourth hole of sudden death, 6-seed Rory McIlroy eliminated 14-seed Ryan Moore and won the TOUR Championship as well as the FedExCup, snaring his 13th TOUR title in his 117th career start and pocketing the $10M dollar FedExCup bonus.
6-seed Rory McIlroy matched the low round of the week with a bogey-free 4-under-par 34-32=66 on Moving Day at the TOUR Championship to reach 6-under 204, up two places to T3, two shy of 54-hole co-leaders Dustin Johnson and Kevin Chappell.