Rory McIlroy gets 'Sports Illustrated' cover treatment

Gerry McIlroy was a bar steward in Belfast 10 years ago when he placed a hardly insignificant £200 bet that his 15-year-old son, Rory, would win the Open Championship before he turned 26. As the 25-year-old McIlroy raised 

It's rare a golfer not named Tiger Woods finds cover of Sports Illustrated but that's exactly what Rory McIlroy did this week. Actually, of late it's been rare that any golfer gets on the cover of Sports Illustrated. Since 2009 there have only been

After getting cleaned out on a 10-year-old bet by Rory McIlroy's dad, British oddsmakers aren't taking any chances on Rory-based futures bets. McIlroy's third major win has the sports books looking long term, and the resulting odds are insanely bullish

It's rare a golfer not named Tiger Woods finds cover of Sports Illustrated but that's exactly what Rory McIlroy did this week. Actually, of late it's been rare that any golfer gets on the cover of Sports Illustrated. Since 2009 there have only been

In 2004, when Rory McIlroy was 15, his dad and some of his buddies bet 400 British pounds, the equivalent of $171 U.S. dollars each, that McIlroy would win the British Open before he turned 26, at 500-1 odds. Rory McIlroy is