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Luke Donald humbled by outsider as Justin Rose also goes out

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Rory McIlroy: 'This weather is officially ridiculous'

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Rory McIlroy struggled with his new Nike equipment in Abu Dhabi

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Tee break: Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods chat during the Turkish Airlines World Golf Final at Antalya

Rory McIlroy ditches Nike putter after just one day

Switch made little difference for world number one in Abu Dhabi

Rory McIlroy in action in Abu Dhabi

Fore! Rory McIlroy stuggles with new Nike clubs, smashing ball into a car park

McIlroy will struggle to make the cut at the HSBC Golf Championship in Abu Dhabi

McIlroy spent much of last week on the Sydney tourist beat with girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki ahead of her involvement in the Apia International tennis tournament

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Comeback Kid takes Tiger's place as Nike's face of golf – to the tune of $125m

McIlroy spent much of last week on the Sydney tourist beat with girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki ahead of her involvement in the Apia International tennis tournament

Kevin Garside: Rory McIlroy has one skill to learn if he is to avoid the Irish question: silence

Golf needs McIlroy in Rio more than he needs an Olympic medal

Duchess of Cambridge to attend BBC's Sports Personality award show

The Duchess of Cambridge will attend the BBC's Sports Personality award show tonight in her first public engagement since leaving hospital for severe pregnancy sickness, St James' Palace said.

The Sports Matrix: Wednesday 28 November 2012

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Rory Mcilroy, The Northern Irishman will play only five events before next April’s Masters

Rory McIlroy: I will be even better in 2013

Golfer among those nominated for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year

The Sports Matrix: Wednesday 21 November 2012

Chelsea on verge of exit but Celtic hopes go down to wire

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