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Rory McIlroy named PGA of America Player of the Year

Rory McIlroy,  who won the Open Championship and PGA Championship, has been named PGA of America Player of the Year. McIlroy finished No. 1 on the PGA TOUR money list and No. 3 in the FedExCup.  He has also earned his second Vardon Trophy, posting an adjusted scoring average of 68.82 through 66 complete rounds. The PGA of America Player of the Year Award is presented to the...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy sinks 55 straight putts from 10 feet (Video)

Anyone who has ever played a round of golf will tell you that putting well on the practice green doesn’t necessarily mean you’re in for a big day. I hit plenty of putts when warming up that I know I’m going to miss after I tee off. That said, I’m pretty confident I could never […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy Makes 55 — 55! — Putts In a Row

What’s your best streak on the putting green? Three? Four? FIVE!?!? For Rory McIlroy, it’s apparently 55. As in, 55 consecutive putts made on the practice green before his final round Sunday at the Tour Championship. Have a look: Now, I’m no golf pro or a mathematician. But that’s insane. The best part is his reaction to No. 56 missing the bottom of the cup. He looked at...
Via Back9Network
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Rory Mcilroy hits tee shot, lands in fans’ pocket

Well, now this is true aim! During the second round of the Tour Championship, Rory Mcilroy hit his tee shot which at first simply looked like it would land in the rough, turns out, it landed in a fans’ pocket, or at least bounced into his pocket. The fan played it smart and stood totally still because remember, in golf, you play it where it lies so the fan stood where he thought...
Via The GP Golf Report
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy’s errant drive lands in spectator’s pocket at Tour Championship (video)

Rory McIlroy had an adventurous and strange experience during his second round at the Tour Championship on Friday, something that defies the odds but nevertheless something from which the 25-year-old superstar somehow managed to recover. An errant drive by McIlroy on the par-4 14th hole sailed wide right. In what seemingly at first appeared to […] The post Rory McIlroy’s errant...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rory McIlroy's shot lands in fan's pocket

Rory McIlroy made one of the most unconventional pars you’ll ever see on the 14th hole at the Tour Championship on Friday. His tee shot found the trees and landed in an unfamiliar spot: a fan’s pocket. Check out McIlroy’s exchange with the fan: McIlroy would go on to make par (and a new friend?) on the hole, after giving the fan a somewhat awkward high-five handshake-type...
Via Back9Network
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Kid goes nuts after getting ball from Rory

This is just too cute and awesome. On Friday during the BMW Championship, Rory Mcilroy gave a kid one of his golf balls. The end result? A very VERY excited kid who was jumping around like a bunny rabbit for joy. Truly a wonderful thing to see because sometimes, the best thing in the world is to make a kid happy! So what do you guys think of the excited youngster? Have you ever...
Via The GP Golf Report
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Little Kid Loses His Mind After Rory McIlroy Gives Him A Golf Ball

If you need an example of how small gestures from professional athletes can go a long way, look no further than this clip from the BMW Championship over the weekend. It shows a young fan receiving a golf ball from Rory McIlroy as he walks by, prompting the kid to go absolutely nuts and celebrate like he’d just won the lottery. [Bleacher Report] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rory McIlroy four-putts from five feet away

Rory McIlroy suffered a major disaster on the 12th hole of Saturday's third round of the BMW Championship when he needed four putts from five feet away to sink the ball.McIlroy appeared to be in perfect position for par, but had to settle for double bogey on the par-3 hole and finished the round at 2-over. Although he is still tied for 10th overall for the tournament at 4-under...
Via Holdout Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rory McIlroy scares crap out of sleeping caddie

Rory McIlroy experienced some very minor struggles  — at least for him — during his final round at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Monday, carding a 70, a score that nevertheless was good enough for a tie for 5th. Given the torrid streak he has been on of late on the course, odds are Rory […] The post Rory McIlroy scares the ever-living crap out of sleeping caddie JP Fitzgerald...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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