Found September 11, 2012 on Athlon Sports:
PLAYERS: Rory Mcilroy

After back-to-back wins at the Deutsche Bank and BMW Championships, 23-year-old Rory McIlroy is closing in on a FedExCup title. The accompanying $...


McIlroy in the rough with decision

Rory McIlroy is in an unplayable lie. The 22-year-old is faced with a politically sensitive decision no athlete should have to make. No wonder he issued an open letter on Twitter telling the world to go away and leave him alone for a few years. McIlroy has a choice of representing Ireland or Great Britain for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, when golf will be staged for the first...

McIlroy: No decision on which flag for Rio

Rory McIlroy says he has ''absolutely not'' decided whether he would play for the United Kingdom or Ireland in the 2016 Olympics. Fresh off his second straight PGA Tour win, McIlroy posted a letter on Twitter to explain what he called a sensitive and difficult position. The 23-year-old from Northern Ireland would be eligible to compete for Ireland or the UK. The...

McIlroy: No decision on Rio games

One day Rory McIlroy was on top of the world, the next day he was caught in an identity crisis between two golfing nations. ''I was hoping that my success on the golf course would be the more popular topic of golfing conversation today,'' McIlroy said in a letter he posted Monday on Twitter. Not long after he beat the strongest leaderboard of the year in the BMW...
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