Rory McIlroy could have played blindfolded and would have still won the Wells Fargo Championship with a comfortable seven-shot victory over Patrick Roberts and Webb Simpson. His stunning 61 on Saturday broke his own course record at Quail Hollow and his final score of 267 is a new tournament record score.

However, the Northern Irish world number one has a habit of putting himself in the history books as 19th hole reveal 9 other records McIlroy has broken throughout his career so far.

mcIlroy 2008

1. McIlroy turned professional in 2007, a day before the Quinn Direct British Masters where he shot a +2 and by November 2008, he became the youngest player to rank amongst the top 50 golfers in the world at the age of 19. 

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Richard Forrester

Richard Forrester

Richard Forrester is an experienced sports writer, having worked at SportsVibe and written for numerous sporting titles including Golfing World, Birmingham Mail and Stoke City's website.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.