WATCH: Rory McIlroy hits own dad with wild approach
Rory McIlroy's latest bid to complete the career grand slam got off to a rough start when he found himself three-over after four holes of The Masters. Still, he didn't ...Continue reading on bunkered
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Masters 2021: Rory McIlroy nails father with errant approach
Rory McIlroy is coming out on the business end of Augusta National in Round 1. So is his pops.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy Had Unfortunate Errant Shot On Thursday
In Thursday's first round at the 2021 Masters, Rory McIlroy hit a wild approach shot that hit an important fan of his in the leg.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy Drills Dad In Leg With Wayward Shot At Masters, 'Fore ...
A tradition unlike any other turned into a pain unlike any other for Rory McIlroy's dad at The Masters on Thursday ... 'cause the dude got drilled in the leg by one ...Continue reading
Masters: Golf fans roasted Rory McIlroy after he pegged his dad with ...
Rory McIlroy somehow hit his father, Gerry, on an approach shot on the par-4 seventh hole during the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club.Continue reading
WATCH: Rory McIlroy hits his dad with errant approach shot at...
Rory McIlroy hit an errant approach shot into the par-4 7th hole on Thursday at the Masters, and somehow it managed to hit his dad, Gerry McIlroy.Continue reading
2021 Masters: Rory McIlroy hits father with errant second shot on par ...
Rory McIlroy's errant approach shot on the seventh hole struck a familiar person among his gallery at the Masters.Continue reading
Masters 2021: Watch as Rory McIlroy hits his father with a golf ball ...
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- A bad start briefly got worse for Rory McIlroy in Round 1 of the 2021 Masters when he an iron shot ricocheted off his own father to the right of ...Continue reading
Watch: Rory McIlroy hits his dad on the fly with errant shot at the ...
Rory McIlroy hit his dad with an errant shot during the first round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club.Continue reading
Masters mics captured Rory McIlroy's reaction to hitting into water ...
On No. 16 in his first round at Augusta, McIlroy was not happy.Continue reading
McIlroy Aiming to Exorcise Master Demons
Rory McIlroy is a Masters win shy of joining career grand slam winners Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Tiger Woods.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy reveals he was given 'colourful' pep talk before second ...
McIlroy's opening 75 was his worst in 12 Masters appearances and left him battling to make the cut, but he bounced back with a second round of 66.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy gets off to SHOCKING start at The Masters
Rory McIlroy slumped to a disappointing 3-over 75 in the first round of The Masters, all-but ending his chances of completing the career Grand Slam this Sunday.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy reveals he was given 'colourful' pep talk before second-round 66
Rory McIlroy followed his worst first round at the Masters with one of his best – and then revealed how a “colourful” pep talk was responsible for the change in fortunes. McIlroy's opening 75 was his worst in 12 Masters appearances and left him battling to make ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy Rallies to Make Cut with Strong 2nd Round at 2020 ...
With any chance of winning his first green jacket likely gone, simply finishing above the cut line was the priority for Rory McIlroy in the second round of the 2020 ...Continue reading
Masters 2020: Rory McIlroy had about as terrible a Friday morning ...
Rory McIlroy played the back nine in three over, including shockingly bad shots at both 13 and 16, dousing any real chance of winning and achieving the career ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy hit a horrible tee shot that went very wide left during the ...
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Rory McIlroy hilariously apologizes to Augusta member for ...
Rory McIlroy's drive on No. 13 Friday at the 2020 Masters went so deep into the trees, he apologized to an Augusta National member for the trouble.Continue reading
McIlroy bounces back with second-round 66
AUGUSTA, Ga. – When Rory McIlroy shot a 3-over 75 in the first round, it seemed his bid for the career Grand Slam was going to wind up in a missed cut.Continue reading
A 'colorful' pep talk after a disastrous start sends Rory McIlroy on his ...
It was not a pretty start for Rory McIlroy on Friday morning, but with some tough lough from an Augusta National member he turned it around.Continue reading
2020 Masters: From WTH to 66, Rory McIlroy still has a chance at ...
Rory McIlroy bounced back from an opening 75 with a bogey-free, 6-under 66 Friday at the Masters.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy wins Tour Championshp, captures FedEx Cup and $15 million bonus money
ATLANTA – Rory McIlroy used the most powerful and important club in his bag – the driver – to rip off 28 drives of 320 yards or longer this week at East Lake Golf Club during the Tour Championship. His putter was equally impressive. At times his kryptonite ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy's statement victory and a $15 million payday
ATLANTA — A year ago at East Lake, Rory McIlroy was swallowed up by Tiger Woods and a sea of humanity. Last month in Memphis, he was bludgeoned by the baddest man in golf, Brooks Koepka. Sunday at the Tour Championship, he was simply ...Continue reading
Rory brings the fight, wins the FedExCup
ATLANTA – Rory McIlroy was safely on the 18th green Sunday afternoon before the galleries began to fill the fairway at East Lake. A year ago, in an unbridled and impromptu act of celebration, the crowds had swarmed Tiger Woods on his way to an emotional ...Continue reading
Winner's Bag: Rory McIlroy's equipment at the Tour Championship
Rory McIlroy obviously takes the old FedEx Cup motto of “every stroke counts” literally. Starting five shots in arrears of Justin Thomas in the new format for the Tour Championship, which serves as the finale for the playoffs, McIlroy had no problem making up ...Continue reading
Where would Rory rank in other sports in seasonal earnings?
With his victory in the Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy claimed the $15 million FedExCup bonus. The winnings don't count as official PGA Tour earnings, so McIlroy still finished second on the season money list (behind Brooks Koepka - $9,684,006) with ...Continue reading
15 millones de dólares y Rory McIlroy se alza con la FedEx Cup
Thank you to all the fans from around the world for your incredible support throughout the season especially those in Atlanta this week. It truly means so much to me. Now it's time to celebrate! 🥳 https://t.co/TChzWyr6uX. — Rory McIlroy (@McIlroyRory) ...Continue reading
For McIlroy, this FedEx Cup win was about righting some wrongs
ATLANTA -- As much as he later said he enjoyed being part of and witness to history a year ago at East Lake Golf Club, Rory McIlroy didn't much relish that final-hole walk. Fans rushing past him. That chanting and singing and hollering for someone else.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy surges past Brooks Koepka to win the Tour Championship
The crowd rushing to circle the 18th green. The steady chants. It all sounded so familiar to Rory McIlroy at East Lake, with one big difference. On Sunday, it was all for him. One year after he was an overlooked bystander as Tiger Woods celebrated the missing ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy, campeón del PGA Tour Championship
McIlroy se une al también estadounidense Tiger Woods como el único jugador en ganar la serie de playoffs de la Copa FedEx dos veces. Lea también: Nairo Quintana y la curiosa conversación con Rigoberto Urán, antes de ganar la etapa. El norirlandés ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy Caps Season With a Win at the Tour Championship
ATLANTA — Rory McIlroy's rolling stroll up the final fairway Sunday at the Tour Championship contained less theater than last year's walk, when he was nearly swallowed up by the swarm of spectators that fell in line behind Tiger Woods, who was closing out ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy wins golf's biggest ever prize pot after claiming Tour Championship title
The 30-year-old was not simply content with winning in Atlanta on the new controversial handicapped system - or with outduelling playing partner Brooks Koepka in the final round. That tussle with the world No 1 meant a lot to McIlroy, after being beaten so ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy wins Tour Championship by four strokes
Rory McIlroy won the Tour Championship and FedEx Cup title for the second time in four years to pocket the $15million first prize in Atlanta. McIlroy carded a closing 66 at East Lake to finish 18 under par, four shots ahead of American Xander Schauffele.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy two clear in bid for €13.5 million payday at Tour Championship
Rory McIlroy is two shots clear in the Tour Championship in Atlanta, in the race for the €13.4 million first prize. McIlroy, who sits top at -17 through 12, is two clear of Brooks Koepka and Xander Schauffele after a strong final round edged the four-time major ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy pushes ahead to win his second Tour Championship, FedExCup
Just three years later, Rory McIlroy has done it again. McIlroy fired a four-under 66 at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta on Sunday, enough to send him flying past the rest of the field to claim the Tour Championship and win his second-career FedExCup.Continue reading
Rory McIlroy en lo más alto: Se lleva el Tour Championship, la FedEx Cup y los 15 millones
Recordemos que McIlroy empezó el torneo en -5, demostrando que una desventaja de cinco golpes (Justin Thomas lo inició en -10) nunca es decisiva, y menos con cuatro días de acción por delante. El caso es que Rory habría ganado incluso en un torneo ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy se lleva el TOUR Championship, la FedEx Cup y un premio de 15 millones de dólares
Rory McIlroy se coronó en el Tour Championship, torneo reservado a los 30 mejores jugadores de la temporada del PGA Tour, que le otorgó la FedEx Cup y un premio de 15 millones de dólares. El norirlandés finalizó la última ronda con una tarjeta con 66 ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy gana el PGA Tour Championship y se corona en la FedEx Cup
El norilandés Rory McIlroy terminó con una ronda de 68 golpes, dos bajo par, para ganar este domingo el PGA Tour Championship y reclamar el premio mayor de la Copa FedEx de 15 millones de dólares. McIlroy ganó los dos títulos por segunda vez ...Continue reading
McIlroy Caps Tremendous Season With Tour Championship, FedEx Cup Title
If Brooks Koepka owned the majors in 2019, Rory McIlroy owned everything else. He won the First Non-Major. He had the best statistical scoring season of the decade. And now, in a lucrative stroke of poetic justice, he is the FedEx Cup champion. After trading ...Continue reading
How a drain may have saved Rory McIlroy $10 million at the Tour Championship
Rory McIlroy put on a ball-striking clinic on the front nine on Sunday at the Tour Championship. But it was his worst shot that may prove to be the most pivotal—and not in a bad way. TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP: Live final-round blog from East Lake. After piping yet ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy pockets richest prize of £12m in winning FedEx Cup title
Rory McIlroy's bounce, Rory McIlroy's swagger, is back. And with good reason; a season featuring recurring success has now seen the Northern Irishman claim the FedEx Cup. McIlroy will insist the value of that win, $15m, is not crucial to him - and at his level ...Continue reading
Rory McIlroy wins Fed Ex Cup, $15M prize, the biggest in golf history
ATLANTA — Rory McIlroy captured the biggest cash payout in golf history Sunday when he surged past Brooks Koepka in the final round at East Lake to win the FedEx Cup and its $15 million prize. One shot behind, McIlroy took the lead with a three-shot ...Continue reading
The book Rory McIlroy is reading to kill time between rounds at the Tour Championship is, well, a little on the heavy side
ATLANTA — Ever wonder how players spend their time between rounds when weather upends their normal routine? The answer, at least in the case of Rory McIlroy, might surprise you. Especially given the stakes on Sunday at the Tour Championship, with ...Continue reading
McIlroy rallies for FedExCup title, $15M payday
A revamped format provided plenty of drama and, ultimately, a repeat winner. Here's how things ended at the Tour Championship, where Rory McIlroy held on for a $15 million payday and his second FedExCup title in the last four years: Leaderboard: Rory ...Continue reading
Did this sprinkler cover just save Rory McIlroy 10 million dollars?
In many ways, Rory McIlroy and Brooks Koepka have been the two best players on the PGA Tour this season, so it was only fitting that they'd turn to the back nine at the Tour Championship tangling for the FedEx Cup playoffs title (and the $15 million that ...Continue reading
McIlroy wins FedExCup, TOUR Championship
ATLANTA (AP) -- Rory McIlroy won the FedExCup on Sunday when he surged past Brooks Koepka in the final round of the TOUR Championship at East Lake, and also earned the first-place check worth $15 million. One shot behind, McIlroy took the lead with ...Continue reading
Roars for Rory: McIlroy wins FedEx Cup, $15M
ATLANTA -- Rory McIlroy captured the biggest cash payout in golf history Sunday when he surged past Brooks Koepka in the final round at East Lake to win the FedEx Cup and its $15 million prize. One shot behind, McIlroy took the lead with a three-shot ...Continue reading
2019 Tour Championship leaderboard, scores: Rory McIlroy wins FedEx Cup for second time in four years
It's not unfair to judge golf's superstars exclusively by how many major championships they win until that time comes. Rory McIlroy is the best evidence we have that straddling this line between two worlds can be frustrating and difficult. McIlroy went out last ...Continue reading