Donald Trump says 'normal' for golf means big crowds, no masks

More Sports / Golf May 18, 2020

Donald Trump says 'normal' for golf means big crowds, no masks

President Donald Trump’s idea of golf getting back to normal is having thousands of fans who aren’t wearing masks in attendance and "practically standing on top of each other.” Trump joined the NBC broadcast Sunday of "TaylorMade Driving Relief,” a Skins game involving Rory McIlroy ...

Rory McIlroy takes aim at Donald Trump over COVID-19

More Sports / Golf May 16, 2020

Rory McIlroy takes aim at Donald Trump over COVID-19

Rory McIlroy says he wouldn’t play golf with U.S. President Donald Trump again and doubts he would even be invited after questioning Trump's leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic. McIlroy did an hour-plus interview for the McKellar Journal podcast in which he was asked whether he ...

Rory McIlroy against idea of staging Ryder Cup without fans

Golf Apr 22, 2020

Rory McIlroy against idea of staging Ryder Cup without fans

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy on Tuesday added his voice to the chorus of players opposed to the idea of playing this year's Ryder Cup without spectators. With the global golf season in chaos due to the coronavirus pandemic, golf's administrators are running through a ...

Rory McIlroy named PGA Tour Player of the Year

More Sports / Golf Sep 12, 2019

Rory McIlroy named PGA Tour Player of the Year

Rory McIlroy was named the PGA Tour's Player of the Year on Wednesday, winning the prestigious Jack Nicklaus Award for the third time. The Northern Ireland star, who was also handed the accolade in 2012 and 2014, came out on top after a vote by ...

Rory McIlroy to join Tiger at Japan's first PGA Tour event

More Sports / Golf Jul 31, 2019

Rory McIlroy to join Tiger at Japan's first PGA Tour event

Former world No. 1 Rory McIlroy will join 15-time major-winner Tiger Woods at Japan's first PGA Tour tournament later this year, organizers announced Wednesday. Woods had already confirmed his participation, but McIlroy's addition adds to the star power at the $9.75 million Zozo Championship in ...