If Rory McIlroy finally ends up successful his first inexperienced jacket this week, he and his father may have fairly the story to inform about Thursday’s seventh gap.
During the opening spherical of the eighty fifth Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club, McIlroy discovered himself behind a tree on the par-4 seventh, leaving a tough shot to the inexperienced. At 2 over after consecutive bogeys, McIlroy tried to attract a shot round the tree however as an alternative missed proper, hitting a patron on the fly in the leg.
Turns out, that patron was none apart from Rory’s father, Gerry, who took the plunking like a champion.
McIlroy proceeded to chip on the inexperienced and two-putt for a 3rd consecutive bogey. He bounced again with a birdie on No. 8 earlier than giving the shot again with a bogey on No. 9, making the flip at 3 over.