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Rory McIlroy named European Tour Golfer of the Year for 2014 after victories at The Open and the US PGA Championship

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Rory McIlroy capped the best season of his career by adding the European Tour’s Race to Dubai title to his two majors on Sunday – and he didn’t even have to lift a club.

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