Posts tagged with: "Rory McIlroy"

QUICK TAKE: Sights And Sounds From Day 1 At Le Golf National View More
Tommy Fleetwood (Photo credit: Paul Childs, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Sights And Sounds From Day 1 At Le Golf National

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE | One whipsaw day into the Ryder Cup, a few observations worth considering: Did Tommy Fleetwood single-handedly change the direction of this Ryder Cup? It felt that way. The European team was in danger of losing every four-ball match Friday morning until Fleetwood made long birdie putts at…

QUICK TAKE: Mammoth Grandstand Will Add To Ryder Cup’s First Tee Lore View More
The massive grandstands at Le Golf National will add even more pressure on the first tee, (Photo Credit: REUTERS/Charles Platiau)

QUICK TAKE: Mammoth Grandstand Will Add To Ryder Cup’s First Tee Lore

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE |  Around 10 a.m. Wednesday, the Beatles’ Come Together was thumping through the sound system while several hundred fans sat in the 6,900-seat grandstand that towers over the first tee at Le Golf National like a castle wall. Moments later, when Jon Rahm walked across a bridge from…

QUICK TAKE: With Paris On His Mind, Rory Opens Strongly At East Lake View More
Rory McIlroy opened with a 3-under 67 in the first round at the Tour Championship. (Photo Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: With Paris On His Mind, Rory Opens Strongly At East Lake

ATLANTA | Having just finished off a sweaty 3-under-par 67 Thursday in the opening round of the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club, Rory McIlroy said he hadn’t given much thought to what winning the PGA Tour’s grand finale would mean to his season. But there is no doubt…

NEWS: McIlroy Accepts Offer For Florida Mansion View More
An overview of Rory McIlroy's Palm Beach Gardens property that he recently sold.

NEWS: McIlroy Accepts Offer For Florida Mansion

Rory McIlroy has accepted an offer for his Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., mansion, which he listed late last year for $12.9 million. The Daily Mail first reported the development, and a listing for the property on Realtor.com shows the property’s sale status as pending. McIlroy purchased the home for $9.5…

QUICK TAKE: A Steady, ‘Pretty Cool’ Opening Round For Marquee Group View More
Tiger Woods rebounded from a rocky start in the first round at the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: A Steady, ‘Pretty Cool’ Opening Round For Marquee Group

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | At a winners-only Tuesday night dinner preceding the PGA Championship, Tiger Woods told the story of playing with Jack Nicklaus in the 2000 PGA Championship at Valhalla. Remember 2000? Bob May. Tiger pointing the ball in the hole. Third leg of the Tiger Slam. It was…

QUICK TAKE: McIlroy In Search Of Winning Formula View More
Rory McIlroy during Wednesday's practice round at the 2018 PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: McIlroy In Search Of Winning Formula

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | Over the past 23 months, Rory McIlroy has won one golf tournament. He won brilliantly at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March, shooting 64 on Sunday at Bay Hill, turning the early spring air electric with his finish. It was vintage McIlroy, spectacular and seemingly easy…