The Northern Irishman was rewarded for his consistency to claim the prize for the third time.
But the former world golf No.1 is targeting an October return.
The Irish golfer bagged a cool US$15 million bonus for his efforts.
The third round has been suspended at the East Lake Golf Club.
The world's top golfer bares all, but not everyone's happy with the result.
The American golf great won't be defending his Tour Championship title.
The Aussie golf star has chosen to move on from the Kiwi caddie.
The American golfer is struggling with a mild oblique strain.
David Leadbetter offered a scathing assessment of their negative impact.
Shane Lowry finished six shot clear of his closest rival.
Ryan Fox survived the cut despite a poor second round in Northern Ireland.
The golf stars will struggle to make the weekend cut at Royal Portrush.
The Kiwi golfer leapt into contention with a record back-nine performance.
The Kiwi and the golf legend hooked up for a practice hole in Northern Ireland.
The three-time champion hasn't played competitively in more than a month.
The American has claimed his maiden golfing Major at the famed course.