As each new yea, it is time to take stock and talk about the best and the worst, and in the world of golf, the best has Name: Rory McIlroy. The golfer born in Northern Ireland has been chosen by his peers as the best of the year, in a vote that has stood out over four other candidates: Tiger Woods, Brandt Snedeker, Bubba Watson, and Jason Dufner.
The young golfer was the favorite to win this award, it is talking about McIlroy’s number one talk this 2012, both the European Tour and in the U.S., where it has exceeded 8 million in profits. And talk about a boy of only 23 years. Since the Tuger Woods achieved it in 1998, neither as young as McIlroy player had achieved this award or had reached such merits.
McIlroy’s merits for being voted the best player in the PGA Tour are the five tournaments he has won in this circuit. In March he won The Honda Classic, which is played in Florida, in August won the PGA Championship, a tournament Grand Slam, and in September won the other two tournaments, Deutsche Bank Championship, which is played on a field near of Boston, and BMW Championship, played at Indiana.
Completing his resume this year, we have to review his victory in Dubai within the European circutio in the last tournament of the season. And of course we cannot forget his performance in the 2012 Ryder Cup, as it was one of the outstanding players of the European team, we remember won a thrilling victory on the last day.