McIlroy-Horizon battle promises plenty of courtroom drama
It wasn't in the grand setting of James Gandon's Four Courts but in a tiny third floor room nearby that the latest chapter in the Rory McIlroy v Horizon Sports Management drama played out to a handful of court scribes and a quarrel of lawyers.
Rory McIlroy demonstrates the correct way to shout "Fore"
The sight of professional golfers winging drives into the gallery without uttering a word has become all to common these days. Rory McIlroy is not one of them and it was good to see him roar "Fore" yesterday, even if it was on a practice ground in Oregon.
McIlroy and Oakley resolve dispute but questions remain unanswered
Rory McIlroy and Oakley say they have resolved their dispute “amicably” but it remains to be seen if Nike are out of the woods or whether the golfer’s former agent will be left in peace to concentrate on the legal battle with the former world No 1 in Dublin’s Commercial Court.
Nicklaus on Rory's step back from pressure: "You just don't get it back that fast"
Faldo on Rory - "A monkey can sell you for tens of millions"
Nick Faldo is in his element under the big oak tree at Augusta National.
“He loves all this,” purred the lady who handles his PR. Expensively shod in a pair of $500 Tod’s sneakers, the 55-year old paws the hallowed turf as he contemplates questions about the best known product of his Faldo Junior Series, Rory McIlroy, and the move to Nike he’s dubbed “dangerous” - and unnecessary.
Rory McIlroy talks
First look at Rory McIlroy's Nike set-up
Where will McIlroy be in 2018?
How Nike might tool up Rory McIlroy
Former World Clubmaker of the Year Derek Murray has penned a fascinating insight into what he believes Rory McIlroy will have in the bag when he makes what is believed to be a $250m move to Nike Golf in 2013.
The Foregolf owner predicts a “very smooth” transition but wonders how Nike will cater to McIlroy’s needs in what is likely to be a head-to-toe, through-the-bag deal.