Rory McIlroy gives Ireland's rugby heroes a golfing masterclass 6 years ago

Rory McIlroy gives Ireland's rugby heroes a golfing masterclass

After their unforgettable 24-9 victory over France, the Irish team enjoyed the good walk spoiled with one of the world's best.

The Irish rugby team spent their well-deserved day off on the golf course with Rory McIlroy.

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McIlroy, an avid supporter of Ulster rugby and the Irish team, called into the Irish camp to give the lads some lessons on how to improve their overall game on the course.

In other McIlroy-related news, the Holywood native today announced he will continue to host the Irish Open for the next three years on behalf of his foundation. Dubai Duty Free will also extending its sponsorship of the tournament until 2018.

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The prize fund for next year’s tournament at The K Club in Straffan will increase by 60%, rising from €2.5m to €4m. It will take place from MAy 19th to May 22nd 2016.

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