McIlroy recalls first meeting with Tiger
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Rory McIlroy begins the Players Championship as the No. 1-ranked player in the world, having moved passed Luke Donald into the top spot this week. And to think, not along ago, he was a bit overtaken by the prospect of meeting Tiger Woods.
"I think the first time I met Tiger, I was a little star struck," said McIlroy, who turned 23 last week. "I watched him on TV winning majors by 15 and 12 and doing things that no one else could.
"I was more nervous -- it's ...
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