Rory McIlroy admits Spieth's Masters win inspired him "to have a little intensity, a little edge”

Rory McIlroy admits Spieth's Masters win inspired him "to have a little intensity, a little edge”

Rory McIlroy is a big fan of the Dan Patrick Show, a US sports radio show hosted by (correct) Dan Patrick. The world No 1 reversed the charges from London, where he made an appearance at Nike Town following his arrival from his record setting 11th PGA Tour win in the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow on Sunday.

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Round-up: 70s for Rory and Padraig; Hoey best; Europro rain; Power up

Round-up: 70s for Rory and Padraig; Hoey best; Europro rain; Power up

PGA Tour — Rory McIlroy got caught by the sting in the tail they call the Green Mile in the Wells Fargo Championship but confessed he was pleased with his putting after seeking advice from Dave Stockton for the first time in over a year.

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Who would you rather hit a six foot putt?

Who would you rather hit a six foot putt?

The ultimate litmus test of Pádraig Harrington's putting is the "who would you rather" question. 

Who would you rather hit a six foot putt to win a tournament? In Harrington's case, the answer is always himself. But after admitting that last week's putting performance in The Players was woeful, he might have chosen someone else had he been asked on Saturday night.

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Rickie Fowler gives Irish Open a bonus boost with Sawgrass heroics

Rickie Fowler gives Irish Open a bonus boost with Sawgrass heroics

Ricky Fowler did the House of Waterford a huge favour by patting the crystal trophy after his incredible victory in The Players. He also gave the Irish Open another big publicity boost with just over a fortnight to go before he touches down at Royal County Down.

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