Golf is a hard game, and Rory McIlroy expressed his frustration with it in the best way possible.
The usually unflappable Northern Irishman already was struggling at the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Friday when his approach shot on the eighth hole splashed directly into a pond. McIlroy wasn’t pleased, so he proceeded to hurl his three iron almost the same distance into the same...
Rory McIlroy brought some much needed excitement to the WGC-Cadillac Champion at Doral this morning, going full Happy Gilmore at hole No. 8 after hitting his approach shot into the drink.
Two-time masters champion Bubba Watson had the perfect response to Rory’s fury, stating that he “thought it was a practice swing and the grip was wet.”
Bubba Watson on McIlroy’s toss of...
Rory McIlroy tossed his club into the pond out in frustration on the eighth hole of Friday's second round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship.McIlroy's approach shot on the par-5 hole on Trump National Doral's Blue course hooked into the water, so he took it out on his long iron by throwing it into the pond after it. Even the best golfer in the world makes a bad shot once in a while...
Rory McIlroy put his approach shot on the par-5 eighth hole into the water Friday, so the No. 1-ranked golfer in the world hurled his long iron into the offending pond at Trump National Doral’s Blue course.
McIlroy hit a 302-yard drive on the hole and had 226 yards left to the pin, but he hooked the shot into the water.
McIlroy missed the cut in his 2015 PGA Tour debut...
DORAL, Fla. (AP) Rory McIlroy might be No. 1 in the world at throwing clubs, too.
McIlroy's frustrations boiled over Friday in the Cadillac Championship when he hit his second shot into the water on the par-5 eight hole, and then heaved his club into the lake. The club rotated like Donald Trump's helicopter and flew some 50 yards into the water.
McIlroy was 1 under for his round...
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Rory McIlroy was not happy with a tee shot he hit during the second round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship on Friday.
So the golfer reacted in quite an aggressive manner.
He threw the iron into the lake. With authority. And got solid distance. It was a pretty solid effort all around.
To say that Rory McIlroy is having a rough go of it in his second round on Friday at the WGC – Cadillac Championship would be a huge understatement. The 25-year-old finally let his frustration get the best of him on the eighth hole at Trump National Doral. After hitting a shot presumably not to...Read More
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As far as good looks go, this isn’t a good one for Rory McIlroy (unless he’s publicly auditioning for a cameo in a future Happy Gilmore remake). McIlroy was playing on the eighth hole of the WGC-Cadillac Championship. Having birdied the previous hole, McIlroy watched all his hard work disappear into the water on his
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Rory McIlroy is having a little trouble today at Doral in the Cadillac Championship. Yep, that’s his club going into the pond after a shot on #9. This is Rory’s second tournament in the U.S. this year. He missed the cut at the Honda and now he’s throwing a club into the pond at Doral. This isn’t good news for that cable channel that bought golf broadcasting rights starting...