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Rory McIlroy - cut. Luke Donald - cut. Graeme McDowell - cut. It might be bad news for the European Tour’s wintry BMW PGA Championship that three of the four members of the world’s top 10 to make the trip to the stockbroker belt suffered a Black Friday, but it’s good news for Shane Lowry.
First we had Royal and Ancient and the Honorable Company of Edinburgh Golfers and their men only intransigence.
Updated on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 15:05 by Brian Keogh
Rory McIlroy appeared unlikley to address speculation that he is leaving Horizon Sports Management to strike out on his own when he spoke to Sky Sports shortly before his media conference ahead of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.
Rory McIlroy might be about to leave Horizon Sports Management but speculation that his father Gerry will play a leading role in his new set-up could be wide of the mark.
Rory McIlroy (pictured above) was back in Ireland on Sunday for a quiet practice session at the Golfing Union of Ireland’s National Academy at Carton House.
What Graeme McDowell described as Rory McIlroy’s “fairly amicable” split with his management company doesn’t seem to have affected the Holywood star’s popularity in the golf betting odds with Paddy Power to win next month’s US Open.
Graeme McDowell gained some Volvo World Match Play revenge over Nicolas Colsaerts and put himself in with a chance of moving to seventh in the world at Thracian Cliffs today.
Graeme McDowell exonerated Horizon Sports Management from all blame and suggested that Rory McIlroy’s decision to dump them and manage his own affairs has a lot to do with snapping out of the slump in form he reckons has been caused by the massive pressures on his young pal’s shoulders.
Shane Lowry remained on course for a Volvo World Match Play final showdown with Graeme McDowell after sneaking through a nervy sudden death playoff in Bulgaria.
Rumours of a split between Rory McIlroy and Horizon Sports Management have been rife in tour circles for weeks.