Originally written on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 3/1/13
Rory McIlory is the #1 ranked golfer in the world and was working on defending his title at the Honda Classic when the unthinkable happened.  McIlroy was 7 over thru 8 holes, and after his second shot on the par 5 18th found the water, McIlroy walked to his car without putting out.  This raised a ton of questions about Rory obviously, and the AP’s Doug Ferguson tweeted this: McIlroy walks off course at Honda and says he’s not mentally there. But not sure what that means yet. — Doug Ferguson (@dougferguson405) March 1, 2013 This is all very strange, but it got even stranger when McIlroy finally issued an official statement: “I sincerely apologize the The Honda Classic and PGA Tour for my sudden withdrawal. I have been suffering with a sore wisdom tooth, which is due to come out in the near future. It began bothering me again last night, so I relieved it with Advil. It was very painful again this morning, and I was simply unable to concentrate. It was really bothering me and had begu...
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