Top Stories

Report | Rory McIlroy fires longtime caddie - FanRag Sports (blog);

Report | Rory McIlroy fires longtime caddie - FanRag Sports (blog)

FanRag Sports (blog)Report | Rory McIlroy fires longtime caddieFanRag Sports (blog)Rory McIlroy has reportedly fired caddie J.P. Fitzgerald after nine years of working together, according to Reuters. McIlroy will use his best friend, Harry Diamond, as his caddie for the upcoming Bridgestone Invitational and PGA Championship.and more »

Reports: McIlroy fires caddie after 9 years - mySanAntonio.com;

Reports: McIlroy fires caddie after 9 years - mySanAntonio.com

mySanAntonio.comReports: McIlroy fires caddie after 9 yearsmySanAntonio.comRory McIlroy has fired his caddie and will use his best friend at the Bridgestone Invitational and PGA Championship, according to published reports. Reuters cited a source it did not identify as saying McIlroy has parted ways with J.P. Fitzgerald. They ...and more »

Rory McIlroy believes his game is on upswing for TPC Boston - Milford Daily News

Rory McIlroy believes his game is on upswing for TPC BostonMilford Daily NewsRory McIlroy, who won the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational title last year, said he's playing better heading into the renamed Dell Technologies Championship at TPC Boston. NORTON — Rory McIlroy will have a new caddie this week in the WGC-Bridgestone ...and more »

Rory McIlroy set to name best mate Harry Diamond as caddie for next two events after sacking JP Fitzgerald - The Sun;

Rory McIlroy set to name best mate Harry Diamond as caddie for next two events after sacking JP Fitzgerald - The Sun

The SunRory McIlroy set to name best mate Harry Diamond as caddie for next two events after sacking JP FitzgeraldThe SunRORY McILROY has taken six years to make the decision everyone in golf said was inevitable — firing caddie JP Fitzgerald. SunSport understands the world No 4 will have best friend Harry Diamond on the bag for his next two events. Rory McIlroy and JP ...and more »

Report: McIlroy to have friend on bag at WGC, PGA - Golf Channel (blog);

Report: McIlroy to have friend on bag at WGC, PGA - Golf Channel (blog)

Golf Channel (blog)Report: McIlroy to have friend on bag at WGC, PGAGolf Channel (blog)In the wake of a surprising split with his caddie, Rory McIlroy will turn to a friendly face over the next two weeks. According to a Telegraph (U.K.) report, McIlroy will have "best friend" Harry Diamond on the bag both this week at the WGC-Bridgestone ...and more »

Report: Rory McIlroy will have best man on bag for WGC-Bridgestone, PGA - Golfweek.com;

Report: Rory McIlroy will have best man on bag for WGC-Bridgestone, PGA - Golfweek.com

Golfweek.comReport: Rory McIlroy will have best man on bag for WGC-Bridgestone, PGAGolfweek.comWith two of the year's biggest tournaments in as many weeks and suddenly in need of a caddie, Rory McIlroy will reportedly call on the services of his best man. According to a Telegraph report, McIlroy will have friend Harry Diamond on his bag for this ...and more »

Rory McIlroy praised his caddie JP Fitzgerald for aiding his Open revival before axing him on Monday... clearly he ... - Daily Mail;

Rory McIlroy praised his caddie JP Fitzgerald for aiding his Open revival before axing him on Monday... clearly he ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailRory McIlroy praised his caddie JP Fitzgerald for aiding his Open revival before axing him on Monday... clearly he ...Daily MailRory McIlroy's year of change and upheaval took another jarring turn on Monday with the surprise announcement he has parted company with his caddie JP Fitzgerald. The shock development, reported by Reuters and expected to be made official by the ...and more »

Could Rory McIlroy's best mate Harry Diamond be his next caddie? - Belfast Telegraph;

Could Rory McIlroy's best mate Harry Diamond be his next caddie? - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast TelegraphCould Rory McIlroy's best mate Harry Diamond be his next caddie?Belfast TelegraphRory McIlroy practices with his best friend Harry Diamond at first day of practice for the. 12 12 Rory McIlroy practices with his best friend Harry Diamond at first day of practice for the Irish Open 2012. Pic Russell Pritchard / Presseye. By Jonathan ...and more »

McIlroy fires longtime caddie Fitzgerald, source says - The Daily Star

McIlroy fires longtime caddie Fitzgerald, source saysThe Daily StarA version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 01, 2017, on page 13. Recommended. Advertisement. Comments. Your feedback is important to us! We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about ...and more »

Golf: Rory McIlroy severs ties with long-time caddie - The Straits Times;

Golf: Rory McIlroy severs ties with long-time caddie - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesGolf: Rory McIlroy severs ties with long-time caddieThe Straits TimesWorld No. 4 Rory McIlroy with his former caddie, J.P. Fitzgerald, at The Open Championship last month. The Northern Irishman will have a new bagman alongside him at the World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational later this week.PHOTO: ...and more »

Martin Dempster: Things went stale for Rory McIlroy and caddie - The Scotsman;

Martin Dempster: Things went stale for Rory McIlroy and caddie - The Scotsman

The ScotsmanMartin Dempster: Things went stale for Rory McIlroy and caddieThe ScotsmanPicture: Rory McIlroy celebrates with JP Fitzgerald after winning the Tour Championship on the PGA Tour last September. Picture: Sam Greenwood/Getty. Martin Dempster. Published: 16:27 Updated: 21:21 Monday 31 July 2017. Share this article. 0.and more »

"It is a very odd time" - Lawrence Donegan on Rory McIlroy and JP Fitzgerald situation - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fm"It is a very odd time" - Lawrence Donegan on Rory McIlroy and JP Fitzgerald situationNewstalk 106-108 fmAs of yet, Rory McIlroy has not confirmed it but it appears as if he has parted ways with long time caddie JP Fitzgerald. However, McIlroy's manager Sean O'Flaherty told The Golf Channel that the Northern Irishman would "address all questions on ...and more »

Rory McIlroy ditches caddie JP Fitzgerald after nine years a week before US PGA Championship - City A.M.;

Rory McIlroy ditches caddie JP Fitzgerald after nine years a week before US PGA Championship - City A.M.

City A.M.Rory McIlroy ditches caddie JP Fitzgerald after nine years a week before US PGA ChampionshipCity A.M.I am Sports Editor at City A.M. I have previously worked for the Telegraph speci [..] Show more. Follow Frank. THE PLAYERS Championship - Final Round. McIlroy has employed Fitzgerald (right) for nine years (Source: Getty). Frank Dalleres. World No4 ...and more »

Rory McIlroy turns to his best friend for emergency caddie duties after split with JP Fitzgerald - Telegraph.co.uk;

Rory McIlroy turns to his best friend for emergency caddie duties after split with JP Fitzgerald - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukRory McIlroy turns to his best friend for emergency caddie duties after split with JP FitzgeraldTelegraph.co.ukRory McIlroy has turned to his best friend to undertake emergency caddying duties for the final major of the year after the shock dismissal of JP Fitzgerald. McIlroy is playing in this week's WGC Bridgestone Invitational in Akron. Harry Diamond will ...and more »

Who has Rory McIlroy lined-up as his next bagman? - Irish Times;

Who has Rory McIlroy lined-up as his next bagman? - Irish Times

Irish TimesWho has Rory McIlroy lined-up as his next bagman?Irish TimesMore than likely, Rory McIlroy has already lined-up his next bagman. Who? Well, that is the question that will only be answered in the golfer's own good time, although the Northern Irishman – who has parted ways with his long-time caddie, Dubliner JP ...and more »

Caddie pays price as Rory McIlroy seeks to keep up with Jordan Spieth - iNews;

Caddie pays price as Rory McIlroy seeks to keep up with Jordan Spieth - iNews

iNewsCaddie pays price as Rory McIlroy seeks to keep up with Jordan SpiethiNewsRunner-up Matt Kuchar was not the only victim of Jordan Spieth's march to Open Championship glory. It appears caddie JP Fitzgerald has paid the price for Rory McIlroy's failure to keep pace with golf's American agenda setter. With the final major of ...and more »

Rory McIlroy, caddie JP Fitzgerald reportedly part ways - ESPN;

Rory McIlroy, caddie JP Fitzgerald reportedly part ways - ESPN

ESPNRory McIlroy, caddie JP Fitzgerald reportedly part waysESPNRory McIlroy has parted ways with his longtime caddie, J.P. Fitzgerald, according to a Reuters report citing an unnamed source. McIlroy's manager, Sean O'Flaherty, said in a text to ESPN that "Rory will talk Wednesday and answer all questions'' during ...and more »

Rory McIlroy expected to confirm caddie departure on Wednesday - RTE.ie;

Rory McIlroy expected to confirm caddie departure on Wednesday - RTE.ie

RTE.ieRory McIlroy expected to confirm caddie departure on WednesdayRTE.ieRory McIlroy will answer questions about his caddie on Wednesday, according to his manager, amid reports that he has parted ways with long-serving JP Fitzgerald. Reuters news agency has reported an ending of a partnership that took the County Down ...and more »

Rory McIlroy splits from caddie JP Fitzgerald - BBC Sport;

Rory McIlroy splits from caddie JP Fitzgerald - BBC Sport

BBC SportRory McIlroy splits from caddie JP FitzgeraldBBC SportRory McIlroy has split with his caddie JP Fitzgerald after a nine-year partnership which included winning four majors. The world number four parted ways with Fitzgerald having failed to win a major since 2014, his management said. The move comes a week ...and more »

McIlroy splits with caddie Fitzgerald - reports - Irish Examiner;

McIlroy splits with caddie Fitzgerald - reports - Irish Examiner

Irish ExaminerMcIlroy splits with caddie Fitzgerald - reportsIrish ExaminerReports on Monday said the four-time major winner had split with long-standing sidekick JP Fitzgerald. There was silence from the McIlroy camp on Monday, though, apart from manager Sean O'Flaherty telling the Golf Channel: "Nothing to share. Rory will ...and more »