Northern Ireland

Rory McIlroy, Darren Clarke and Graeme McDowell on rich list

Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell and Darren Clarke with their trophies
Image caption Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell and Darren Clarke are all in the top six of the sporting rich list

Three Northern Irish golfers are named among the six richest Irish sports stars in the Sunday Times Rich List.

Holywood's Rory McIlroy is second on the list with an estimated fortune of £28m.

In fifth and sixth place are Dungannon's Darren Clarke at £17m and Portrush man Graeme McDowell on £15m.

Top of the Irish sporting list is their fellow golfer Padraig Harrington at £36m, while footballers Robbie Keane and Damien Duff complete the top six.

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