By Frank Pingue
(Reuters) – The PGA Tour could not permit mulligans however Rory McIlroy will benefit from the final do-over this week when he will get a recent begin at defending his Gamers Championship crown after his poor begin final 12 months was worn out due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
McIlroy was 9 photographs again of chief Hideki Matsuyama and in a share of 83rd place after an even-par 72 within the first spherical final 12 months earlier than golf’s unofficial fifth main was cancelled later that day because of coronavirus issues.
“It is good, like I get one other chunk on the cherry,” McIlroy mentioned on Tuesday at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Seashore, Florida.
“Final 12 months was clearly very surreal, tough. Yeah, I believe not less than we all know this 12 months the