Undercooked or waiting to peak? McIlroy says he's happy with progress before Augusta

Undercooked or waiting to peak? McIlroy says he's happy with progress before Augusta

What was more important: Matt Every retaining the Arnold Palmer Invitational with a closing 66? The steam coming from the ears of runner up Henrik Stenson after he was put him on the clock coming down the stretch? Or was it Rory McIlroy's haul of one round in the 60s in three events on the Florida swing as he looks to the Masters?

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Harrington rides his luck as Rory struggles for putting patience

Harrington rides his luck as Rory struggles for putting patience

Pádraig Harrington admitted that he rode his luck as he posted an immaculate 68 to share seventh place after the opening round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational at a benign Bay Hill.Pádraig Harrington admitted that he rode his luck but there was far more to it than that as he posted an immaculate 68 to share seventh place after the opening round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational at a benign Bay Hill.

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Tiger skips Bay Hill; Padraig and Power cut; McGee swinging free

Tiger skips Bay Hill; Padraig and Power cut; McGee swinging free

PGA Tour — Pádraig Harrington will head to Bay Hill on the back of a missed cut in his first start since winning the Honda Classic. But in a move that will set alarm bells ringing for his Masters hopes, Tiger Woods will not be joining Harrington in Orlando next week.

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Rory McIlroy and the curative powers of defeat

Rory McIlroy and the curative powers of defeat

Rory McIlroy has consistently said that his 2011 Masters meltdown was the best thing that ever happened to him. He might be more accurate in saying that it was his reaction to his closing 80 that day that made all the difference and led to him winning the US Open in his next major start.

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