McIlroy focuses on frame of mind

Updated: July 10, 2014, 3:19 PM ET
By Bob Harig | ESPN.com

ABERDEEN, Scotland -- Rory McIlroy's Northern Ireland home is not far from one of the finest links in the world. He grew up frequently playing that style of golf in various amateur competitions, and he happens to hold the course record at the Home of Golf, generally regarded among the great links layouts.

But McIlroy is as much a fan of this kind of golf as he is the Irish tabloids that gossip about his personal life.

He might not disdain it, sometimes thrives at it, ...

Read full story


Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.