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Rory McIlroy replaces Tiger Woods as EA’s golf cover athlete

Tiger Woods has been EA’s golf cover athlete for more than 15 years, going all the way back to Tiger Woods PGA Tour 99 on the original Playstation and PC. But in November of 2013, EA announced that after the 2014 edition of the game (released earlier in 2013), they’d have a new cover athlete. Following a year off last year, EA announced their new cover athlete – Rory McIlroy...
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Rory McIlroy is the new face of EA Sports PGA Tour

World No. 1 golfer Rory McIlroy is currently the face of the sport, and EA Sports has decided to treat him as such. The company announced on Monday that McIlroy has officially been named the new face of its PGA Tour video game series. As Golf Digest noted, EA Sports ended its relationship with Tiger...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy is Michelangelo’s ‘David’ on cover of ‘Golf Digest’ (photo)

Golf Digest has a history of coming up with interesting covers for its issues, ones that generate a buzz and sell copies. While the cover of their latest issue featuring Rory McIlroy depicted as Michelangelo’s David isn’t as provocative nor controversial as their cover featuring Paulina Gretzky, it certainly is … intriguing. The best part...Read More The post Rory McIlroy...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Scuba diver retrieves Rory McIlroy's club

Rory McIlroy had a frustrating moment this week on the eighth hole of his second round at the WGC-Cadillac Championship, but the damage has finally been mitigated. Having birdied the previous hole, McIlroy had a mental-lapse and hit an errant shot. Obviously a little frustrated, Rory then launched his golf club into the water and Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy’s Golf Club Gets A Rescue At Sea

Rory McIlroy Tossed his golf club into the water on Friday; on Saturday, a SCUBA diver recovered the iron for golfer.
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Diver Retrieves Rory McIlroy's 3-Iron From Water Hazard at Doral

If you have ever played golf then you know how frustrating the game can be. The thought of throwing a club in to a water hazard has entered every golfer's mind at one time or another, but most of us stop because clubs are not cheap. Rory McIlroy does not have to worry about finances so when he got mad at his 3-iron Friday and gave it a toss it was no big deal to him.But this lucky...
Via FatManWriting
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy tosses club into pond at Cadillac Championship (Video)

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...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy completely loses it, helicopters club into water (video)

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 The post Rory McIlroy completely loses it, helicopters club into water...
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WATCH: Rory McIlroy trolled by 'Sweet Caroline' song

Some cheeky stadium operators at a rugby match in Ireland on Friday did their best to rattle Rory McIlroy, but the world No. 1 golfer showed an impressive ability to shake off the troll job. McIlroy is a fan of Ulster, one of the four pro rugby teams in Ireland, and attended the team’s game...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy jokes he would still be a virgin if not for golf

It goes without saying that being one of the most popular athletes in the world comes with a seemingly endless amount of fringe benefits, including being considered far more attractive than perhaps one deserves. Fame, money and all the other associated trappings of unbounded success can prove to be an irresistibly intoxicating draw for would-be […] The post Rory McIlroy jokes that...
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September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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