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Tweets of the week: Golfers’ kids, mean mugging, mince pies and a questionable tribute
Welcome to another edition of “Tweets of the week,” wherein we take a brief survey of the minutia that populated the social media sphere during the past week. A brief recap of the major golf stories from...
- Posted 4 days ago
Heading into Sunday, McIlroy’s the man to beat
After 54 holes, the leader of the Honda Classic is the same man who was in front after 36: Rory McIlroy. Check out the clubs in Rory’s bag here. Golf scribes must be thrilled with the story...
- Posted 7 days ago
Rory McIlroy WITB 2014
Equipment is accurate as of the Honda Classic (3/1/14) Driver: Nike Covert Tour 2.0 Loft: 8.5 degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Kuro Kage Silver TiNi 70TX 3 Wood: Nike VR_S Covert Prototype Loft: 15 degrees Shaft: Fujikura Rombax Pro 95 (X-Flex)...
- Posted 7 days ago
Rory McIlroy pals around with another sports superstar in a Nike…soccer ad?
Don’t worry; your browser has not mysteriously sent you to SoccerWRX.com. That video you see below is indicative of the state of golf at the end of 2013, even if it, strangely, is not a golf ad....
- Posted 92 days ago
Tweets of the week: SCUBA Bud, Dufner denied, the elf returns
Rory McIlroy returned to the winner’s circle this week… Ah, enough babble. Time for Tweets of the week! Last week, we checked in with Graham DeLaet as he set off on his buddies trip to Cabo. From...
- Posted 93 days ago
Rory McIlroy’s WITB
Equipment is accurate as of the Dubai Desert Classic (2/2/14) Driver: Nike Covert Tour 2.0 (8.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Kuro Kage Silver TiNi 70TX 3 Wood: Nike VR_S Covert Prototype Loft: 15 degrees Shaft: Fujikura Rombax Pro 95 (X-Flex) 5...
- Posted 97 days ago
McIlroy shoots 65, leads by two in China
Rory McIlroy leads the way at the WGC-HSBC Champions after a first-round 65, a 7-under total that gives him a 2-shot cushion over Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano and Jamie Donaldson at Sheshan International Golf Club in Shanghai. It’s a...
- Posted 128 days ago
Tweets of the week: The Match at Mission Hills
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy flew to Haikou, China, collected sizable appearance fees and played an 18-hole exhibition match dubbed alliteratively “The Match at Mission Hills.” Since we in the U.S. were deprived of the theatre that was...
- Posted 130 days ago
Tweets of the week: Poulter’s pants problem, Piercy’s son not impressed
Refraining from any gambling-related puns, it suffices to say Webb Simpson won handily in Las Vegas this week at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, bettering the second-place finisher’s total by six strokes. The perpetually humble golfer...
- Posted 137 days ago
Amidst distraction, Rory McIlroy two strokes back in South Korea
True, opening with rounds of 70, 69 in a OneAsia Tour event isn’t exactly the same thing as doing so in a PGA Tour tournament. Nevertheless, Rory McIlroy putting himself in contention heading into the weekend in...
- Posted 141 days ago
Spieth to supplant McIlroy as the next great young golfer?
Relative to a lifetime, a year is not very long. But for two of golf’s most promising young players, it might as well be a miniature career for each of them, going in decidedly opposite directions. At...
- Posted 164 days ago
Tweets of the week: Rare scores, Tiger’s ball, Bubba’s new irons, Rory’s repose
Jim Furyk’s second-round 59 at the BMW Championship was certainly the most significant golf story of the week. That is, until Tiger Woods found himself playing a starring role in yet another rules-related drama. But really, Jim...
- Posted 172 days ago
McIlroy’s miserable 2013 season is over
In a fitting coup de gras, Rory McIlroy fired his highest-ever two-round total on American soil (77-78) at Conway Farms, placing him dead last in the field of 70 at the BMW Championship. Thus, the 24-year-old is...
- Posted 175 days ago
Tiger and Rory to once again square off in China
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy (arguably the two biggest names in golf) will stage a rematch of their inaugural match up in China on Oct. 28 in the most epic way possible; a face-to-face event at the...
- Posted 176 days ago
Many move up, none move past Garcia at the Deutsche Bank Championship
With the best golfers in the world piled up behind him, Sergio Garcia maintained his perch in the top spot at TPC Boston Sunday Sergio thanks to a 6-under-par 65 in the third round of the Deutsche Bank...
- Posted 188 days ago
Deutsche Bank Championship: Picks and Preview
The PGA Tour heads from just outside one of our nation’s great cities to just south of another this week, as the second leg of the FedExCup playoffs comes to TPC Boston. The Gil Hanse-rehabilitated 7,207-yard par-71...
- Posted 192 days ago
Tweets of the week: Lindsey lauds Tiger, Blixt swears off orange
The golf gods conspired to hand Adam Scott a win at The Barclays, as all his challengers wilted down the stretch. Scott, for his part, put together an inspired final-round 66, which neither he, nor anyone else...
- Posted 194 days ago
McIlroy shoots 79 in Round 1 at The Open
Seventy nine golf shots is not how Rory McIlroy anticipated his first round going at the The Open Championship. Despite a well-documented anathema to links golf, McIlroy usually manages to plod his way around traditional golf courses,...
- Posted 233 days ago
McIlroy Presents New Ways to Tackle Practice
The European Tour brings you the latest and greatest in golfing competition, and its name is Jeff. In a video posted Thursday, Rory McIlroy went up against a Golf Laboratory Computer Controlled Hitting Machine (aka Jeff) to...
- Posted 253 days ago