Rory McIlroy’s last-ditch effort to right his game in time for the Masters has taken a trip to a usually out-of-the-way spot on the PGA Tour, the Texas Open in San Antonio.
Rory McIlroy opened with a 73 on Thursday in the first round of the Houston Open, and is now in danger of missing the cut in his last start before the Masters.
After winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational for the eighth time, Tiger Woods is back to being the best golfer in the world with a game that looks as good as ever.
Rory McIlroy withdrew from the Honda Classic on Friday after posting a +7 score through eight holes.
Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods, the top-2 ranked players in the world, both lost in their first-round matches Thursday at the World Golf Championship – Accenture Match Play Championship.
McIlroy’s big year got under way Monday in Abu Dhabi with the kind of glitzy production that would make even Ryder Cup organizers envious, with music blaring and lasers lighting up the room.
McIlroy officially made the switch to the swoosh on Monday as Nike confirmed one of the worst-kept secrets in golf, announcing it had signed a multi-year deal with the top-ranked Northern Irishman.
Rory McIlroy says he may skip the 2016 Olympics because of the dilemma over which country to represent.
Rory McIlroy has been voted PGA Tour player of the year after winning four times, including his second major championship. McIlroy also won the money title and the Vardon Trophy.
Top-ranked Rory McIlroy and No. 2 Luke Donald share the lead with Marc Warren after the second round of the Dubai World Championship.
The 18-hole medal-match, dubbed “Duel at Jinsha Lake,” marked the first time the two golfers had played head-to-head without other competitors.
One quote at last week’s Turkish golf event stood out above all others. Rory McIlroy, freshly defeated by Tiger Woods, said after his match, “I’m not that disappointed because I’ve got the afternoon off around the pool.”