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Rory McIlroy takes to Twitter to announce engagement

Sports stars Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki have announced their engagement on Twitter.

Northern Irish golfer and current world Number Six McIlroy told his more than 1.8 million followers:

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Happy New Year everyone! I have a feeling it's going to be a great year!! My first victory of 2014 #shesaidyes!! http://t.co/gxO7rDDyPY

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Danish tennis player Wozniacki added:

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Happy New Year everyone! Rory and I started 2014 with a bang! ... I said YES!!!! http://t.co/J7c2pXgsdC

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Rory McIlroy wins US PGA

Rory McIlroy has captured the second major title of his career with a record, runaway eight-shot victory at the PGA Championship.

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Rory McIlroy won his second major title of his career Credit: Nick Potts/PA Wire

McIlroy, 23, who started the final round with a three-shot lead, carded a flawless six-under-par 66 that gave him a 13-under total of 275 in the year's last major.

Britain's David Lynn, competing in his first PGA Championship, birdied two of the last three holes for a 68 to finish alone in second.

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