Found July 29, 2013 on
Golf legend Gary Player weighed in on Rory McIlroy’s struggling golf game. He suggested that McIlroy’s problems might be due to his relationship with tennis star Caroline Wozniacki.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
We have discussed Rory McIlroy’s struggles several times over the past few months, and the 24-year-old doesn’t appear to be getting any better. Everyone has their own take on what has gone wrong with the former world No. 1. The theories range from issues with his equipment to a lack of focus because of his [...]
This level of restraint and the degree of emotional control you'll read about here is so severe it is appropriate, of course it belongs to a golfer.
To back up a bit: Golf great Gary Player backhandedly insulted Rory McIlroy's girlfriend last week, all under the guise of "friendly advice." Here's what the 77-year-old Player said about the supposedly struggling...
Rory McIlroy has sponsors logos on his sleeves. He doesn't want his emotions there as well.
After what has been an erratic year of great victories and dismal defeats, he's trying his best to internalize his feelings a little bit more on the course.
In other words, fewer grimaces and grins, more focus, less frustration.
''I've become a little bit too emotionally...
Arnold Palmer, feel free to chime in on Rory McIlroy's struggles. It seems as if you're about the only legend of golf who hasn't already done so.
Add Gary Player to the list of advice givers, as the nine-time major winner from South Africa voiced his opinion to My Sporting Life in the U.K. in a story published Saturday. Player emphasized the importance of finding "...
Oak Hill Tiger Woods played a practice round on Tuesday at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y., where next week’s PGA Championship will be played. He didn’t like what he saw on the greens. “The greens are spotty, and it’ll be interesting to see what they do because they were
Nine-time major champion Gary Player thinks Rory McIlroy needs to focus less on traveling the world with his tennis star girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki and focus more on his golf career. After winning the U.S. Open and the PGA Championship in 2011 and 2012, McIlroy has been awful in 2013. He signed a $250 million sponsorship deal with Nike this year. McIlroy’s season so far (major...
The aptly named golfer Gary Player, a nine time major champion, has hit out at Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki, saying the romance is affecting McIlroy's game.
“When you’re in love as a young man, naturally golf seems to take second place for a while. It’s natural. Love is still the greatest thing that ever happens in our lives. He’ll come back strong...