By The Numbers: Improved ballstriking key for McIlroy at Carnoustie

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By The Numbers: Improved ballstriking key for McIlroy at Carnoustie
By The Numbers: Improved ballstriking key for McIlroy at Carnoustie

The world at large was introduced to Rory McIlroy, a bushy-haired 18-year-old amateur from Northern Ireland, at the 2007 British Open at Carnoustie. He had earned his spot in the field by winning the European Amateur Championship a year before, and an opening-round 68 proved he belonged on the same stage

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