(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 RoryMcIlroy, 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 golferRoryMcIlroy 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. RORYMcIlroy'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] - RoryMcIlroy'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 [ESPN] - RoryMcIlroy's pairing with Tiger Woods on Thursday and Friday at the Barclays raises the question: Has McIlroy supplanted Tiger as the world's best golfer? Woods still has 74 PGA Tour wins and 14 majors to his name, not to mention prior experience
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 golferRory
13.08.2012 [NESN.com] - We thought that there was a chance that RoryMcIlroy 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)] - RoryMcIlroy 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. (RoryMcIlroy / Who Say). Being the top-ranked golfer
21.06.2011 U.S. Open golf championship winner RoryMcIlroy, or Northern Ireland, right, is handed his U.S. Open trophy by Francois-Henry Bennahmias, left, president and.http://golferschoise.com/ - More results from GolfersChoiseRoryMcIlroy Wins U.S. Open | The Wisp - Wisp Golf Tool - Designed ...1 hour ago by adminAfter an amazing performance last week, RoryMcIlroy is officially the youngest U.S. Open Champion in just under a century.http://ediquete.com/wisp/RoryMcIlroy's fellow countryman, "Feherty," debuts on Golf ...1 hour ago by Emily KayDavid Feherty takes his witty banter to Golf Channel. Thing is, though, "Feherty" is not all that funny.http://www.waggleroom.com/ - More results from Waggle Room2011 US Open: Brilliant Performance by RoryMcIlroy Exactly What ...1 hour ago by dmeRoryMcIlroy's astounding victory in the 2011 US Open at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland, brings to a close one captivating story line while leading beautifully into a host of others, each of which portends to be just ...
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 ...