World renown golfer Rory McIlroy to play at RBC Canadian Open this summer

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, gives a thumbs-up after winning The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Rory McIlroy is coming to Canada.

  • The No. 4 men’s golfer in the world will be coming to the RBC Canadian Open this summer.
  • McIlroy is one of the most popular players on the PGA Tour but has never played in Canada.
  • The 29-year-old from Northern Ireland won the Players Championship on Sunday for his 15th title on the PGA Tour.
  • He’s won four major championships: the U.S. Open (2011), the British Open (2014) and the PGA Championship (2012, 2014).