31.08.2012 [Bleacher Report] - So if anyone out there thinks that Tiger Woods would have some trepidation about playing Rory McIlroy in match play, that idea makes no sense at all. Woods is the most studied and criticized golfer in the world. The one-time golf prodigy is now looked
19.08.2012 [Businessweek] - Rory McIlroy knows he risks losing some fans as golf returns to the Olympics for the first time in more than a century at the next games in Rio de Janeiro. Barely has the five-ringed flag landed in Brazil and pressure is already mounting on Northern
13.08.2012 [Bleacher Report] - Those are merely feeble attempts to come up with a word that truly describes how good Rory McIlroy was yesterday. In winning the PGA Championship by 8 shots, Rory became the PGA Championship's second youngest winner, but more impressively
(born 4 May 1989) is a Northern Irish professional golfer from Holywood in County Down who is a member of both the European and PGA Tours. He is the current World Number One and a two-time major champion. He won the 2011 U.S. Open, setting a record score of 16-under-par on his way to an eight-shot victory. The following year he won the 2012 PGA Championship at Kiawah Island by a record eight shots for his second major championship victory. He has been cited as the most exciting young prospect in golf and having the potential to become one of the highest earners in sports in terms of endor…ts.
May 21: Tiger Woods says Rory McIlroy, who just turned 20, is the player most likely to replace him as the world's number one golfer. McIlroy is that good. Channel 4's Carl Dinnen... - 05.21.2009, MSNBC
29.08.2012 [Times of India] - BEIJING: World No.1 golfer Rory McIlroy will take on 14-time major championship winner Tiger Woods in a one-day duel in Zhengzhou Oct 29. The world's two most famous golfers will be the only competitors in the 18-hole Jinsha Lake matchplay contest.
29.08.2012 [Herald.ie] - Wednesday August 29 2012. RORY McIlroy's parents are said to be hurt by false rumours that they have separated and are living apart. THE couple are spending more time apart these days, but it's all down to a simple reason, a source close to the golfer
27.08.2012 [Belfast Telegraph] - Rory McIlroy's parents are said to have been left distressed by “100% untrue” claims that their marriage is in trouble. A source close to the star golfer said a newspaper report that Gerry and Rosie McIlroy's relationship was under strain had left them
23.08.2012 [ITCM] - Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts and its global brand ambassador, Rory McIlroy, joined forces to support a local community initiative in New York. Fresh from his second Major victory, Rory got back to basics with a junior golf clinic at the City Parks
22.10.2012 If you're wondering why Rory McIlroy is said to be one of the most marketable athletes in the world, look no further than this post. The world No. 1 golfer tweeted Tuesday afternoon from Shanghai, China, where he's in town for ...
27.08.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - As if all of that didn't already make defeating the likes of Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova a tall order, Wozniacki will face the added pressure of trying to meet the recent major-championship success of her boyfriend, professional golfer Rory
13.08.2012 [NESN.com] - We thought that there was a chance that Rory McIlroy was going to one day be the best golfer in the world, or at least be able to make a pretty solid claim for that title. When he was 21 years old, he looked to be ready to take the first step toward
18.08.2012 [Yahoo! Sports (blog)] - Rory McIlroy and Roger Federer hang out at ATP event in Cincinnati. By Jonathan Wall · Posts · Email. By Jonathan Wall | Devil Ball Golf – Fri, Aug 17, 2012 10:40 PM EDT. It's good to be number one. (Rory McIlroy / Who Say). Being the top-ranked golfer
30.10.2012 If you wondered what it would be like if China ever produced a World No. 1 ranked golfer than you only had to be inn Zhengzhou on Monday for the 'Duel at Jinsah Lake'. In all my years of reporting golf I've never seen a day ...