Rory McIlroy of Ireland on 16 December 2014 was named as the 2014 Race to Dubai European Tour Golfer of the Year. He won the award for the second time in three seasons. Earlier he won the award in 2012.
Having been named Golfer of the Month in May 2014, July 2014 and August 2014, he was unanimously voted the top player for 2014
He defeated Henrik Stenson, the 2013 European Tour Player of the Year, and became the first player to top both the PGA Tour and European Tour money lists in the same year on two different occasions.
Currently, he is the World Number One and a four-time major champion. His major triumphs in 2014 came at the 143rd British Open Championship and US PGA Championship, the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and the BMW PGA Championship, the European Tour's flagship event.
When: 16 December 2014