Blue Monday - McIlroy bruised by Blue Monster: "It has been a tough couple of weeks"
Rory McIlroy raised question marks over the re-designed Blue Monster — and his own resolve when facing taxing courses — when he suggested he might skip Trump National Doral if it were not a World Golf Championship venue.
McIlroy ambitious: "A major a year for the next few years would be nice"
Rory McIlroy is gunning to make up for his 2013 disaster by targeting not one but two major wins this year. “I won one in ’11 and ’12, didn’t win one in ’13 so I think a major a year for the next few years would be nice," he told BBC NI. "So I’ll try and make up for ’13 with two in ’14. That would be nice.”
Harrington facing FedEx delivery failure
Rory McIlroy 64, Padraig Harrington 74. Yes, Harrington had to put up with some rain squalls on the opening day of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston but he couldn’t use that as an excuse on a day when only 16 players in the 99-man field, including Tiger Woods, failed to break par.