We, human beings, are so much fond of comparison. Comparison is the only way, for us, to determine whether someone is doing good, or he is just another average individual.
"Rory Mcllroy win four-time major champion, winning the 2011 U.S Open, 2012 PGA Championship, 2014 Open Championship, and 2014 PGA Championship."
This article is, also, about two great individuals and their comparison, where one has achieved everything possible, and the other one is raising rapidly to his contemporaries.
But, the rapid growth of this new one has made us obtrusive to cite a comparison.
Yes, we are talking about the great Tiger Woods, whom the world will always remember, and RoryMcIlroy, who is passing the stairs so rapidly that there is a high chance, he may catch or cross Tiger Woods achievements.
It’s never certain, what’s going to happen, but let’s make a brief discussion about both of them and clarify our intention, why we think that, Rory McIlroycan catch up the feat.
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Tiger woods vs. Rory McElroy
Yes, this is all about comparison. But, remember statistics will not prove anything. It is you, who has to decide.
If you know Rory McIlroy, you should know how much potential this guy has.
So, without making any further delays, let’s give you a glimpse of the career achievements of both Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy.
December 30, 1975 (age 45)
May 4 1989 (age 31)
20 in August 1996
September 18 2007
Japan Golf Tour
PGA Tour of Australasia
The boy from Hollywood, Rory McIlroy was born on May 4, 1989, and he is passing his 31 living years, as of 2020.
Rory’s father, Gerry McIlroy, has made a huge contribution to building up Rory’s career, as well.
He was a great golfer, and he coached Rory in his early career.
Bearing all the expenses that Rory needed for golfing, at that time, his parents needed to work hard, and even sometimes, they did overtime.
Rory started his practising in Hollywood Golf Club, and at the age of seven, Rory became the youngest member of the Hollywood golf club.
Rory won his first amateur championship at the age of 15, and he started his professional career in 2007.
Rory won his first major in 2011, his first major was the U.S open.
So far, Rory has managed to win 4 majors and many other championships.
But never forgot, he, still, has a long way to go.
Tiger Woods was born on December 30 in 1975, and right now he is passing his 45th living year (by 2020).
The early life coach of Tiger Woods was his father, and he had made a great impact on the career-making process of Tiger Woods.
His father was a soldier, and, as a result, Tiger Woods received enough opportunity to practice in the military courses.
Tiger Woods won his first amateur championship at the age of 15, which was the U.S amateur championship.
He won that feat as the youngest player.
He won his first major at the age of 21, which was the Masters, and he won it as the youngest player, as well.
At the age of 24, Tiger Woods won the grand slam as the youngest player to do so.
Tiger Woods has achieved everything that a player can achieve in his lifetime.
He is now considered as the living legend in the game of golf.
Interesting facts and controversies
Both, Rory and Tiger have made some controversial incidents that may advert your interest.
We are here to provide you some intriguing facts that most people google about Rory and Tiger. Let’s start…
1. Tiger woods girlfriend?
This is surely a controversial fact that people would like to know. Tiger has been accused to have many extra-marital affairs. he got his divorced and right now Erica Herman is known as his recent girlfriend.
2. What is the name of Tiger Woods's ex-wife?
Elin Maria Pernilla Nordegren was Tiger Wood's wife. They get married in 2004 and they separated in 2010
3. Tiger Woods’s net worth?
It is estimated that Tiger’s net worth is around 800 million dollars and it is increasing every year.
4. How many masters has Tiger won?
Tiger has won 5 master’s tournament so far (1997, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2019)
5. How many kids does Tiger have?
Woods has two children.Sam Alexis Woods and Charlie Axel Woods.
6. Rory’s wife?
The name of Rory’s wife is Erica Stoll.
7. Rory’s net worth?
Rory’s net worth is around 122 million dollars.
8. How many PGA tours has Rory won so far?
Rory has managed to win 18 PGA tours so far.
9. The swing speed of Rory McIlroy?
The swing speed of Rory is 117.58-123.43 MPH.
10. How old is Rory McIlroy?
As of 2020, he is 31.
So, what's your opinion? WHO IS THE BEST? Is it Tiger or is it Rory?
Well, as I have mentioned earlier that statistics can be misleading. All the statistics of Tiger and Rory do not say anything about who is best.
One has conquered everything and the other one is raising towards gaining his crown.
It is not the appropriate time to compare Rory with Tiger.
He has to go a long way to catch the milestones of Tiger Woods.
But, there is no doubt about the fact, that he has all the potential that is enough to catch the milestone of tiger woods, or maybe one day he will be able to surpass all the records of tiger woods.
We never know, what’s going to happen.
Until then, we need to calm our nerve and we need to enjoy the beautiful game of golf where everything is green.
Although Tiger is passing his later part of his career, surely he will play for another two to three years or maybe more
On the other hand, Rory has a lot more time to concentrate on the game.
We are waiting to see some beautiful clash between them.
Resources : RORY MCILROY THE BIOGRAPHY .PDF