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McIlroy, 20, wins first PGA Tour event

Updated: May 2, 2010, 11:51 PM ET
Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rory McIlroy considers it his most important shot of the year, one that ultimately led to victory Sunday in the Quail Hollow Championship and made him the youngest PGA Tour winner since Tiger Woods.

It wasn't the 5-iron up the steep hill on the 15th that settled 3 feet away for eagle. Nor was it the 7-iron out of the bunker on the 16th hole that was so good he didn't even bother to watch it land 5 feet from the cup.

The shot wasn't even on Sunday.

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