Full name: Rory McIlroy

Born: May 4, 1989 in Holywood, Northern Ireland

Nationality: Northern Irish

Height: 5’9” (175cm)

Weight: 11st 5lb (73kg)

Turned professional: 2007

European  and PGA Tour wins: 22

2009 Dubai Desert Classic

2010 Quail Hollow Championship

2011 Shanghai Masters, U.S. Open

2012 The Honda Classic, PGA Championship, Deutsche Bank Championship, BMW Championship, DP World Tour Championship

2013 Emirates Australian Open

2014 BMW PGA Championship, The Open Championship, World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational, PGA Championship

2015 World Golf Championships-Cadillac Match Play, Wells Fargo Championship, DP World Tour Championship

2016 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open, Deutsche Bank Championship, Tour Championship


Did you know? From the age of nine Rory was storming onto the world golf scene, hitting balls into a washing machine live on UTV. Just like his idol; Tiger Woods, Rory’s global image started in the simplest of ways. Keeping up with Tiger, McIlroy replaced Woods as the face of EA Sport’s PGA Tour golf game after a stellar 2014 season.

Interests: Football, working-out, rugby, music