Storming finish earns Rory glory

World No1 Rory McIlroy signed off the finest year of his career in style yesterday by winning the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. The Northern Irishman, who this month completed the European and PGA Tour money list double, birdied his last five holes to finish 23 under par – two strokes clear of England’s Justin Rose. World No2 Luke Donald tied for third on 18 under.