Rory’s 61 at 16

Rory McIlroy’s historic round as a teenager at Royal Portrush was a harbinger of his greatness

Rory McIlroy set a course-record 61 at Royal Portrush during the 2005 North of Ireland Amateur. (Warren Little/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy set a course-record 61 at Royal Portrush during the 2005 North of Ireland Amateur. (Warren Little/Getty Images)