Rory McIlroy played golf with President Trump ahead of his comeback

A rib injury has kept Rory McIlroy on the shelf since his last appearance in mid-January, but he's planning to return to golf in two weeks at the WGC-Mexico Championships. Over the weekend, McIlroy played a tuneup round with President Donald Trump in Florida. McIlroy told No Laying Up that he didn't intend to start playing so soon, but he got the invitation on Saturday night and...
Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

Still planning Mexico return, McIlroy plays with Trump

Rory McIlroy is still planning to return at next weeks WGC-Mexico Championship, his manager confirmed to on Monday.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
2 days ago

Dustin Johnson becomes new World No. 1 with runaway win at Riviera

Abnormal weather in the Los Angeles area forced some players in the Genesis Open field at Riviera Country Club to play 36 holes Sunday, but no one could touch leader Dustin Johnson all day long.Johnson, the 2016 U.S. Open champ, shot a phenomenal round of 64 early in the day to open up a huge six-shot lead, allowing him to cruise to his first victory of the 2017 PGA Tour season ...
Via FOX Sports
2 days ago

McIlroy aiming to return from injury at WGC-Mexico in March

Rory McIlroy is targeting the Mexico Championship in March as his return to tournament action from injury. McIlroy aggravated a rib stress fracture while finishing runner-up at the SA Open in Gauteng two weekends ago. Those injuries typically take about six weeks to heal, and he believes he'll be ready to play again in the first World Golf Championship of the year, from March 2...
Via Associated Press
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy takes shots at ex-girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki

Rory McIlroy is happily engaged to Erica Stoll, but it wasn’t too long ago that he was dating and engaged to former No. 1 tennis player Caroline Wozniacki. Though the two had fun together and appeared to be a cute couple on the outside, McIlroy later realized marrying Wozniacki was not a good idea. The golfer discussed many topics in an interview with the Irish Independent, including...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 17, 2017  |  Discuss

McIlroy withdraws from Abu Dhabi because of rib injury.

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from the Abu Dhabi Championship this week because of a rib injury. The European Tour released a statement on Monday saying the second-ranked McIlroy underwent tests after he was injured during the SA Open and they revealed a stress fracture. McIlriy said it was ''bitterly disappointing'' and ''really quite annoying'' to miss...
Via Associated Press
January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy claims he would’ve felt uncomfortable at the Rio Olympics

Rory McIlroy chose to stay home from competing in the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics due to a rising concern about the Zika virus (and also, his opinion that Olympic golf didn’t matter), but the whole decision on whether or not to go compete seemed to be a bit more of an internal debate than initially known. McIlroy says if he had gone to compete in the Olympics, the decision...
Via The Comeback
January 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Tiger irritating McIlroy's fiancee with late-night text messages

Getting text messages in the middle of the night can be annoying and disturbing. That’s true even if they’re from Tiger Woods. In an interview with Paul Kimmage of the Sunday Independent, Rory McIlroy talked about his friendship with Woods, and how said friendship has led to 4 a.m. text messages that annoy McIlroy’s fiancee, Erica Stoll. “I’m drawn to him, yeah,” McIlroy...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy sends heartwarming letter to young fan

A young fan of Rory McIlroy received quite a thrill when the superstar sent him a letter to thank him for attending the Tour Championship as well as congratulate him on catching a golf ball tossed into the stands. The golf ball in question was thrown into the crowd by McIlroy after he holed-out from 137 yards for eagle on the 16th hole in the final round of the Tour Championship...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Ryder Cup heckler wins $100 off Euro players by draining putt

To say this week’s Ryder Cup is going to be a raucous event clearly would be an understatement. No further evidence is needed outside of what occurred Thursday during a practice round by European players. With throngs of spectators keeping a close eye on the action at Hazeltine in Chaska, Minn., Rory McIlroy and Andy Sullivan repeatedly missed a 12-foot putt. Someone in the...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 29, 2016  |  Discuss

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