McIlroy confirmed to play in Australian Open
Northern Irish star Rory McIlroy. Two-time major champion and world number three Rory McIlroy will play in this year's Australian Open, organisers said on Saturday. It will be the 24-year-old Northern Irishman's first appearance at the Australian Open since 2007 when he tees off at the Royal Sydney Golf Club for the November 28-December 1 tournament.
McIlroy won the 2011 US Open at Congressional and 2012 US PGA Championship at Kiawah Island among his six PGA Tour victories, and joins Australia's world number four and Masters champion Adam Scott in the Sydney field. McIlroy said this week that he has also accepted an invitation to play in the Tiger Woods-hosted World Challenge from December 5-8 at the Sherwood Country Club course in Los Angeles.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The New Age Online