About Rory Mcilroy
It has been estimated that Rory Mcilroy net worth has an estimate of 12 million dollars. Born in 1989, Rory Mcilroy is known as a golfer from Northern Ireland. During all his career as a golfer, Rory Mcilroy has represented different countries such as Ireland and the United Kingdom. In addition, Rory Mcilroy is considered to be the number one golf player in the world.
Moreover, Rory Mcilroy net worth has also been accumulated during his time of being an amateur golfer. In 2007 when the golfer was 17 years old he was in the first place of World Amateur Golf Ranking. In the same year, Rory Mcilroy became a professional golf player and started touring in Europe. His first big win as a professional golfer was in 2009 during the European Tour. In 2010, Rory Mcilroy won PGA Tour. During the Ryder Cup of 2010, Rory Mcilroy represented Europe and his performance was one of the best out of all golf players.
His first major tour which Rory Mcilroy won was the U.S. Open in which he participated in 2011. He was considered to be the youngest winner to ever win the U.S. Open after it was done by another golfer Bobby Jones who accomplished this in 1923. In addition, Rory Mcilroy net worth has been accumulated because of his endorsement deals. Moreover, the golfer is considered to become the highest paid sportsman in regard to his endorsement deals. In the golf world, he is also one of the youngest players who are regarded to become one of the top golfers in the world.
Talking more about his first U.S. Open, his win gained him 4th position in the Official World Golf Ranking. In 2012, Rory Mcilroy’s win during Honda Classic put him in the first position of the ranking. However, in the same year he lost the first position to Luke Donald, however he soon gained it back.
The first time Rory Mcilroy played golf was when he was only 18 months. He was introduced to golf by his father who started coaching the boy at a very early age. Seeing his potential, his father soon realized that Rory Mcilroy can make a huge fortune in his future career if he chooses to play golf and this is what happened. His father was also known as a golfer and he even got several additional jobs so that he could invest in his son’s golf training. Today, Rory Mcilroy net worth is one of the highest amongst all golf players in the world.