Rory McIlroy - Profile
Rory McIlroy: Two-time major winner
McIlroy was third at St Andrews in 2010 but that remains his only top 20 in six Open starts.
* Two-time major winner: 2011 US Open (Congressional), 2012 USPGA (Kiawah Island).
* Won both his majors by eight-shot margins. Became the youngest winner of the US Open since Bobby Jones in 1923 when he won at Congressional.
* 2012: Won both PGA Tour and European Tour money lists after five wins on US soil as well as the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.
* 2012: Won PGA Player of the Year, European Tour Golfer of the Year, PGA Tour Player of the Year and Vardon Trophy (best PGA Tour scoring average).
* 2012: Reached World No.1 for first time after winning the Honda Classic in March. Has topped charts for total of 39 weeks over four stints.
* Signed 10-year sponsorship deal with Nike worth a reported $250 million in January, 2013.
* 2014: Won BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth
- Nationality: Northern Ireland
- Date Of Birth: 04/05/1989
- Birth Place: Holywood, Northern Ireland
- Height: 5ft 9
|2014||The Memorial Tournament||T16||63+78+69+72||282||-6|
|2014||BMW PGA Championship||1||68+71+69+66||274||-14|
|2014||THE PLAYERS Championship||T6||70+74+69+66||279||279|
|The Open Championship||-||-||T60||T25||T3||T47||-|
|US PGA Championship||-||T8||1||T64||T3||T3||-|
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