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Is Rory McIlroy’s Recent Good Form Building Towards an Historic Open Triumph?

Is Rory McIlroy’s Recent Good Form Building Towards an Historic Open Triumph?

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For a while, it felt destined that Rory McIlroy would never win another major championship. No matter how well he played in PGA Tour events, he just couldn’t seem to bring his A-game to the four biggest tournaments, and that left many questioning his credentials as an elite player. However, the last few months have seen McIlroy begin to re-assert himself at the very upper echelons of professional golf. While that elusive fifth major has not come just yet, the Northern Irishman has been putting together some good results which suggest that his moment in the sun might not be too far away. It all began in round four of the Masters at Augusta earlier this year. An average performance in his opening three rounds had left McIlroy struggling to keep pace with the leaders, but he explod...