Rory McIlroy Factfile

Updated: 11 August 2014 08:10 IST

Rory McIlroy battled veterans in a thrilling finale to PGA Championship to end a fantastic year.

Rory McIlroy Factfile
Rory McIlroy became only the fourth golfer in last century to win all four majors at 25 or younger. © AFP

Louisville, Kentucky:

Factfile for Rory McIlroy, who won the 96th PGA Championship on Sunday at Valhalla:

Born - May 4, 1989

Age - 25

Place of Birth - Holywood, Northern Ireland

Height - 5'9" (1.75m)

Weight - 160 lbs (73 kg)

Home - Holywood, Northern Ireland

Turned pro - 2007

Joined European Tour - 2008

Joined US PGA Tour - 2010

European Tour wins - 9

US PGA Tour wins - 9

Major wins - 4 (2011 US Open, 2012 PGA Championship, 2014 British Open, 2014 PGA Championship)

Ryder Cup (Europe) - 2010 (winners), 2012 (winners)



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