Posted Sep 03, 2012By
On a leaderboard packed with some of the biggest names in golf — Rory McIlroy, Louis Oosthuizen, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Dustin Johnson — the 23-year-old from Northern Ireland took a giant leap toward establishing himself as the best in the game.
With four birdies in six holes at the start, and limiting the damage from his mistakes at the end, McIlroy closed with a 4-under 67 for a one-shot victory over Oosthuizen, joining Woods as the only three-time winners this year on the PGA Tour.
The Americans are assured of being in the lead going into the final round of the rain-plagued Presidents Cup.
The Americans survived a late rally Thursday and are off to another good start in the Presidents Cup.
DUBLIN, Ohio — The Americans survived a late rally Thursday and are off to another good start in the Presiden
Tiger Woods was voted PGA Tour player of the year for the 11th time on the strength of his five big wins and return
Caroline Hedwall's shot on the final gave the European team the 14th point it needed to win the Solheim Cup on U.S.
Photos from the 2013 Solheim Cup at the Colorado Golf Club in Parker, CO with the USA taking on Europe in women's g