Rory McIlroy’s big talk didn’t get him far at PGA Championship

Baltusrol didn’t “suit” Rory McIlroy, after all. McIlroy talked a big game in his pre-PGA Championship press conference, telling reporters the Springfield, N.J., course “suits me,” but it had the opposite effect. McIlroy was one of several big names to fail to make the 2-over cut, shooting a 1-under 69 that left him at 3-over....
Via New York Post
14 hours ago

McIlroy bogeys 18 to miss cut, Mickelson rallies to make it

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — Phil Mickelson walked off the first green with a disgusted look on his face, as if he'd thrown away any shot at making the cut in the PGA Championship.A 7 on the opening par-4 hole will do that to you. "I'd have to look that up," Mickelson said.The five-time major winner set about steadying himself, writing the triple bogey on the scorecard and leaving it...
Via Associated Press
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

McIlroy still searching for answers to putting woes

After a missed cut, Rory McIlroy is heading "back to the drawing board" to fix his poor putting.
Via CSN Chicago
23 hours ago

Rory McIlroy Breaks Club In Anger At The British Open

Rory McIlroy is having a bad day. McIlroy is always a favorite to win at the British Open, but this week he struggled to perform up to his standards. This morning, he quickly bogeyed three of the first five holes.  Unfortunately for the golfer, his game didn’t get better. By the 16th hole he’d had it and officially lost his mind. He slammed his club into the Royal Troon turf...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rory McIlroy slams club into ground after poor shot

Rory McIlroy isn’t close to contending at the 2016 Open Championship, and he let his frustration get the better of him during Saturday’s third round. Sitting at even par, 12 shots off the lead as he hit his second shot into the par-5 16th hole, McIlroy shanked his approach shot. He then reacted…poorly. Rory mad — Michael...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy says he won’t watch any golf at the Olympics, only “stuff that matters”

Golf will be played at the Olympics next month for the first time in 112 years. It is a chance for the sport to shine on one of the biggest stages in sports, yet the golf community has largely responded with a collective yawn. Many of the sport’s top players have elected to not participate in the games. Some golfers, like Jordan Spieth, have cited very real health concerns, while...
Via The Comeback
18 days ago  |  Discuss

McIlroy will watch Olympic sports ‘that matter,’ not golf

Rory McIlroy is one of a number of PGA stars who are skipping the Summer Olympics due to Zika virus concerns, but the four-time major champion hardly seems disappointed about it. While speaking to the media on Tuesday, McIlroy said he does not plan to watch golf when it returns to the Olympics this year for the first time since 1904. And that isn’t because it hurts too much that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy will skip Olympics due to Zika concerns

Rory McIlroy announced on Wednesday that he is withdrawing his name from consideration for the Rio Olympics. McIlroy, the No. 5 golfer in the world, has changed his mind after saying earlier this month that it would not be “the end of the world” if he contracted the Zika virus while competing in Brazil. “After much thought and deliberation, I have decided to withdraw my name...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy, Erica Stoll getting married in Irish castle

Can you think of a more appropriate place for PGA superstar Rory McIlroy to get married than in a famous castle in Ireland? According to the Irish Mail, McIlroy and his fiancee Erica Stoll are planning a wedding at the five-star Ashford Castle in County Mayo. The date they have in mind is New Year’s Eve. Ashford Castle is an incredibly exquisite venue that is considered one of...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy will compete in Olympics despite Zika concerns

Rory McIlroy has decided to represent Ireland in the Rio Olympics this summer despite his concerns over the Zika virus outbreak. After he won the Irish Open two weeks ago, McIlroy said he was considering skipping the Olympics because he wants to start a family with his fiancee Erica Stoll at some point in the near future. The Zika virus is transmitted through mosquitoes and can...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 02, 2016  |  Discuss

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