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Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy are two Nike guys who happen to be two of the world’s best golfers who are dating two of the world’s most recognizable female athletes.
They also send each other somewhat-gross text messages as a form of constructive criticism.
According to Jerome Solomon of the Houston Chronicle, Woods sent McIlroy a text on Tuesday morning that told him to play better this weekend at the Shell Houston Open, but used slightly different language.
Check out the tweet below.
Rory McIlroy says he got text from Tiger this morning telling him to "get my finger out of my ass & win this week." #shellhoustonopen— Jerome Solomon (@JeromeSolomon) March 26, 2013
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According to reports, Tiger Woods apparently sent Rory McIlroy a text message that in essence read, "Get your finger out of your ass and win."
Rory McIlroy sent a text message to Tiger Woods on Tuesday, congratulating him on winning at Bay Hill and taking over the No. 1 world ranking again.
Woods responded by telling McIlroy to get going and win this week's Houston Open. A victory would put McIlroy back at No. 1, a spot he held for 32 weeks before Woods' latest win.
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It seems as though getting back to being ranked #1 in the world for the first time since December 2010, having a new girlfriend and putting together three wins to start the year has Tiger Woods feeling better than usual. This text message to Rory McIlroy doesn’t seem like the normal thing Tiger would do, but it does make it seem as though Rory and Tiger are better friends than...
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