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5 Crazy Sports Bets That Worked

After Rory McIlroy’s dad cashed in over the weekend, let’s look at 5 crazy sports bets that worked.

07/21/2014

Rory McIlroy watches his shot from the17th tee during his third round 68, on day three of the 2014 British Open Golf Championship.  (Credit: PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)

McIlroy Pushes Lead At British Open To 6

McIlroy put a stranglehold on his third major championship by shooting a 4-under 68 Saturday.

07/19/2014

Rory McIlroy. (Getty Images)

McIlroy Builds 4-Shot Lead At British Open

Tiger Woods fell out of contention with a 77.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2014

Rory McIlroy. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

McIlroy Sets Pace At Open As Woods Lurks

Rory McIlroy leads the British Open by one stroke after a bogey-free 66.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2014

Rory McIlroy. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

McIlroy, Woods Off To Fast Starts At British Open

Rory McIlory fired a six-under 66 in the first round, and Tiger Woods return to major competition with a 69.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2014

Tiger Woods. (Getty Images)

Woods Aims To Repeat At Revamped Royal Liverpool

Tiger Woods won the 2006 British Open by hitting just one driver at Royal Liverpool.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2014

A course marshal holds a "quiet" sign. (credit: Darren Carroll/Getty Images)

9 US Open Golf Pants That Needed A ‘Quiet’ Sign

The 114th US Open at Pinehurst has concluded and Martin Kaymer won by 8 shots (9-under). While he may have won the $8 million purse, his play didn’t speak louder than some of his opponents’ pants.

06/15/2014

Rory McIlroy. (Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

U.S. Open Odds: McIlroy’s The Favorite

You think an underdog can win it all this year?

06/10/2014

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TTYM: 4 Incredible Golf Moments From Bubba Watson’s Mini-Putt Trick To McIlroy’s Messy Break-Up

We’re visiting the golf world in this week’s That Thing You Missed, how Rory McIlroy’s messy breakup turned into success, another stroke of bad luck for Pablo Larrazabal, the newest women’s U.S. Open player is only eleven and Bubba Watson is up to his old tricks again.

05/27/2014

Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki in 2012. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Rory McIlroy Calls Off Engagement To Caroline Wozniacki

Who is sports’ power couple now?

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

Phil Mickelson. (Getty Images)

List Of Masters Pairings, Tee Times

(CBS) The 2014 Masters tee times and pairings have been released. Here’s a look at the first two days. **All times are listed as Eastern.** Thursday 7:45 a.m.: Stewart Cink and Tim Clark 7:56 a.m.: […]

CBS Chicago–04/08/2014

Jim Furyk of the United States lines up his putt on the 18th green during the third round of the 95th PGA Championship on August 10, 2013 in Rochester, New York. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Furyk Has Lead Heading To Final Round Of PGA

Oak Hill finally had enough elements for a strong test Saturday in the PGA Championship, and Jim Furyk was up for the fight.

08/10/2013

Charl Schwartzel. (Credit: Getty Images)

Video: Charl Schwartzel Breaks Club During British Open

Much like Rory McIlroy, Charl Schwartzel struggled with the 15th hole at Muirfield in the opening round of the British Open.

670 The Score–07/18/2013

Roberto Castro. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Roberto Castro Opens With A 63 In Players Championship Debut

Roberto Castro made a debut he won’t soon forget in The Players Championship, opening with a 9-under 63 Thursday to tie the course record at the TPC Sawgrass and build a three-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and other early starters.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2013

Tiger Woods during a practice round at Augusta. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Silverman: Woods Leads The Way In What Could Be A Spectacular Masters

This should be a Masters to remember. Tiger Woods is the clear favorite in the tournament because he is dominating the game once again.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2013

Martin Laird of Scotland tees off on the second hole during the final round of the Valero Texas Open. (Credit Scott Dykes, Getty)

Laird Ties Course Record With 63 To Win Texas Open

Martin Laird tied the course record with a 9-under par 63 to hold off Rory McIlory to earn his first win in more than two years at the Texas Open.

04/07/2013

Billy Horschel hits his drive on the second hole during the third round of the Valero Texas Open. (Credit: Michael Cohen, Getty)

Horschel Holds On At 10 Under For Texas Open Lead

Billy Horschel held off an experienced leaderboard to shoot 2-under 70 and take a two-shot lead entering the final round of the Texas Open.

04/06/2013

Rory McIlroy. (Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

McIlroy Pulls Within 3 Shots Of Lead At Texas Open

Rory McIlroy matched the low round of the day with a 5-under par 67 on Friday and moved within three shots of the lead, continuing his last-minute preparations for next week’s Masters.

04/05/2013

Rory McIlroy.  (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

McIlroy: I’ll Never Quit Again

ory McIlroy offered another apology, a straightforward explanation and a pledge Wednesday that he will never again quit in middle of a round.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2013

World number one and defending champion, Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland walks off the course on the 18th hole, his nineth during the second round of the Honda Classic on March 1, 2013 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Frustrated McIlroy Walks Off Course At Honda

Whether his pain was mental or dental, Rory McIlroy walked off the course in the middle of his round Friday at the Honda Classic and invited even more scrutiny of golf’s No. 1 player.

03/01/2013

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