Golf: Mcllroy Reclaims Number 1 Spot

Northern Irelandís Rory McIlroy reclaimed golfís world number-one ranking on Sunday despite falling to Rickie Fowler in a playoff at the US PGA Tourís Wells Fargo Championship.

McIlroy, who celebrated his 23rd birthday on Friday, regained the summit a week after he was supplanted by Englandís Luke Donald.

The two have exchanged the top spot for the past two months, and McIlroy needed only a top-seven finish at Quail Hollow to return to number one.

Golf: Mcllroy Reclaims Number 1 Spot