LoveIt | Rory McIlroy: Northern Irish pro golfer. He is formerly the World Number 1. In 2011 he won the U.S. Open, setting a record score of 16-under-par on his way to an eight-shot victory. He's been cited as the most exciting young prospect in golf and having the potential to become one of the highest earners in sports in terms of endorsements. McIlroy holds world ranking #2.