Rory McIlroy's season of success

Rory McIlroy celebrates with the BMW PGA Championship trophy at Wentworth. He carded a six-under-par 66 final round to beat Thomas Bjørn, who started seven strokes clear of McIlroy on the final day in May.
Rory McIlroy celebrates with the BMW PGA Championship trophy at Wentworth. He carded a six-under-par 66 final round to beat Thomas Bjørn, who started seven strokes clear of McIlroy on the final day in May.
Rory McIlroy lifts the Claret Jug after winning The 2014 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool in July. McIlroy saw off Rickie Fowler and Sergio García to capture the third major of his career.
Rory McIlroy lifts the Claret Jug after winning The 2014 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool in July. McIlroy saw off Rickie Fowler and Sergio García to capture the third major of his career.
Rory McIlroy returned to the top of the world rankings in August after winning the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone in Ohio by two strokes from Sergio Garcia.
Rory McIlroy returned to the top of the world rankings in August after winning the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone in Ohio by two strokes from Sergio Garcia.
McIlroy edged out Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler to win the US PGA Championship in near darkness at Valhalla and capture back to back majors
McIlroy edged out Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler to win the US PGA Championship in near darkness at Valhalla and capture back-to-back majors
Rory McIlroy was part of the European team that successfully defended the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in Scotland
Rory McIlroy was part of the European team that successfully defended the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in Scotland
November saw McIlroy win the Race to Dubai for the second time in three years, without playing because Sergio Garcia, Marcel Siem and Jamie Donaldson failed to win.
November saw McIlroy win the Race to Dubai for the second time in three years, without playing because Sergio Garcia, Marcel Siem and Jamie Donaldson failed to win.
McIlroy was awarded the Vardon Trophy by the PGA of America.
McIlroy was awarded the Vardon Trophy by the PGA of America for the lowest aggregate score on the US Tour during the season
Rory's choice of suit became a talking point in the media on a trip to Old Trafford to display the Claret Jug
Rory's choice of suit became a talking point in the media on a trip to Old Trafford to display the Claret Jug
McIlroy enjoys huge popularity in Northern Ireland as a the world's top golfer
McIlroy enjoys huge popularity in Northern Ireland as a the world's top golfer

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