Rory Mcllroy Biography
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Professional golf player Rory Mcllroy is from Northern Ireland who plays European and PGA Tours. Read the full article to know his net worth, wife, salary, and height.

Rory remained at the first position in the World Golf Ranking for about 100 weeks. He has won major championships four times. US Open 2011, 2012 PGA Championship, 2014 Open Championship, and 2014 PGA Championship are the titles that he received. He is on the list of the three players that have won four major championships at the young age of 25.  This record is also held by the legendary players’ Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods.

Mcllroy was successful in his career as an amateur golf player as he was ranked first in the World Amateur Golf Ranking. He achieved the rank at the young age of 17 years. In the same year, he got himself on the European Tour and started his professional career. The golfer scored his first win in the European Tour in 2009, a mere 2 years after his debut in the same championship. He also won the 2010 PGA Tour soon after.

Rory Mcllroy was the youngest player to reach €10 million in earnings in his career in the European Tour. He achieved this milestone at 22 years of age. In the PGA Tour, he again was the youngest player to make $10million in earnings. The Ireland native played for his country Ireland, Europe, and Great Britain in his amateur and professional career.

He played for the European side in the Ryder Cup against the United States in the years 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018, and 2021. From the above mentioned years, Europe won 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2018 and for his spectacular team and indfcjividual performances he has been twice nominated for RTÉ Sports Person of the Year in the years 2011 and 2014.

At the WGC-Cadillac Championship in 2015, Mcllroy got frustrated over his missed shot that landed in the water and recklessly threw his club in the water. After the incident, Rory apologized for his behavior in these words: “It felt good at the time but now I regret it. Frustration got the better of me”

Rory Mcllroy’s details

Full Name Rory Mcllroy
Nickname Rors, Wee-Mac
Born May 4, 1989, 

Holywood, County Down, Northern Ireland

Debut 2007
Height 175 cm
Weight 73 kg
Age 32
Birthplace Holywood, County Down, Northern Ireland
Religion Catholic
Nationality Northern Irish
Net Worth $120 million
Marital Status Married
Father name Gerry Mcilroy
Mother name Rosie McDonald
Salary $54 million
Twitter Handle  @McIlroyRory
Instagram Handle @rorymcilroy

His Age 

Rory Mcllroy was born in 1989 and his current age is 32, which is considered a fairly young age in the profession of golf.

Rory Mcllroy’s Net worth and Salary

Mcllroy has earned handsomely throughout his career. His Net worth is a stunning $120million and his annual salary is about $54 million.

His Wife

The Irishman was married in 2017 to a PGA employee Erica Stoll. The wife fully supports Roryy as she understands the nature of his job.

His Height

Rory Mcllroy has a decent height of 175cm. He is not a very tall man but nevertheless, his performance has been stunning.


He is often called Rors or Wee-Mac by family and fans.

Recent News about Rory Mcllroy

Rory Mcllroy will soon be seen performing in the US Open and CJ Cup and his fans are waiting to see him.

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