The Northern Irishman would end up being the 6th male to win all 4 Majors ought to he slip on the Green Coat on Sunday, with just Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Gamer and Tiger Woods having actually done so formerly.
You need to welcome and delight in the chance that is put in front of you and head out and get it.
Having actually seen that chance slip from his grasp in each of the last 3 years, McIlroy is excited to look to the here and now and goal to develop on top-ten surfaces in each of the last 4 years at the Masters.
He informed the main Augusta site: “You need to welcome and delight in the chance that is put in front of you and head out and get it.
” But I need to attempt and clear my head of that come Thursday early morning and head out and play excellent golf, struck excellent golf shots, have excellent course management, hole putts.
” If you do that adequate times, ideally that rating on Sunday night’s the most affordable from all 87 or 88 rivals that are here and you win something that you’ll have for the rest of your life.”
Both Jordan Spieth and Phil Mickelson are likewise one win far from finishing a complete set of Major titles, with Spieth having to win the USPGA Championship and Mickelson the United States Open.
McIlroy has actually been coupled with Adam Scott and Jon Rahm for the opening 2 rounds of the very first Major of 2018.