McIlroy feels youthful LIV golf players took ‘path of least resistance’

McIlroy feels youthful LIV golf players took ‘path of least resistance’

McIlroy feels youthful LIV golf players took ‘path of least resistance’

Jun 14, 2022; Brookline, Massachusetts, USA; Rory McIlroy addresses the media during a press conference for the U.S. Open golf tournament at The Country Club. Mandatory Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

  • Rory McIlroy believes younger golfers are taking the “path of least resistance” to success in the LIV Golf series.
  • “A ton of these folks are in their late 40s. For Phil’s situation, mid 50s.

McIlroy has been a blunt pundit of the Saudi-supported breakaway circuit – – where each golf player in a 48-player field is ensured a payday.


No doubt, I figure everybody here and they would agree to you themselves that their greatest days are behind them,” McIlroy, 33, told correspondents in front of the current week’s U.S. Open.

“That is the reason I don’t comprehend for the folks that are a comparable age to me going on the grounds that I might want to accept that my greatest days are still in front of me, and I think theirs are as well.

Read More: Mickelson offers compassion as 9/11 families slam move

So that is where it seems like you’re taking the path of least resistance.”

The four-times significant boss likewise said he is “frustrated” in how Mickelson took his action to LIV Golf yet that he actually has colossal regard for the six-times significant boss as a golf player.

Mickelson’s public picture endured a shot in February when the writer of an unapproved history on him set selections free from the book wherein the American golf player referred to the Saudis as “unnerving” yet said he was able to look past their common liberties records to acquire influence with the PGA Tour.


Read More: Dokic reveals she had suicidal thoughts prior to looking for help

Mickelson then took a willful break from the game  in any event, skirting his title protection at the PGA Championship and returned barely a week ago external London for the debut occasion on the LIV circuit.

“Why should I sit up here and give Phil an example on the best way to get things done? He has had a magnificent vocation. He is his own man. He is an extraordinary expansion to the field this week,” said McIlroy.

“Am I frustrated he has taken the course that he has taken? I am, yet I actually regard him massively.”


Read More News On

Catch all the Sports News, Breaking News Event and Latest News Updates on The BOL News

Download The BOL News App to get the Daily News Update & Follow us on Google News.

End of Article

Next Story