Found March 22, 2012 on YummySports:
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Arnold Palmer would have really wished that world no. 1 Luke Donald and world no. 2 Rory McIlroy would have honoured his invitations to participate in his Tour event, the Arnold Palmer Invitational The event will serve as a form of preparation for the Master scheduled for 5th April 2012. Palmer, who is now 82 years of age, was very disappointed with the decision of Donald And McIlroy not to play in the event. “I’m disappointed they are not here,” said Palmer. “I had a letter from Rory that told me he wasn’t coming. Of course that made me feel great. And if you believe that, I’ll talk to you outside after.” “Back in the early years of the Tour I went to the British Open to kind of enhance or to create additional interest in international golf,” Palmer said. “And to think that those guys are now the top international players in the world, we like to have them here.” McIlory recently became world no. 1 at the tender age of 22 years, becoming the youngest after Woods to get to the ...
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