Rory McIlroy is Tiger Woods' biggest threat in pursuit of major record
Olazabal is doubtless buoyed not only by Rory McIlroy's US PGA victory but by a leader board packed with European muscle. McIlroy headed a British and Irish top three: David Lynn was second, with Justin Rose and Poulter tied third. Peter Hanson was
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — The next major is eight months away. The next showdown is nine days away. Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy are assured of being paired together next week at The Barclays for the start of the FedEx Cup playoffs. And while these
The baton has officially been passed. And I'm not talking about the U.S. women's world-record, gold-medal, drought-ending performance in the 4 x 100 meter relay.
Rory McIlroy's dominant performance in winning the PGA Championship last weekend looked a lot like the early days of Tiger Woods. Woods saw it coming more than three years ago. McIlroy made his professional debut in America at age 19 and reached the
At 23 years, 3 months, Rory McIlroy was 128 days younger than Tiger Woods at the point in which they captured their second major championships. But Woods, having turned pro later, needed fewer major starts to get there. Woods made the 1999 PGA