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Rory McIlroy’s 2020 Schedule – When Is Rory Next Playing?
Rory McIlroy is once again playing predominantly in the States this year with the Coronavirus pandemic limiting any significant travel around the world.
The four-time Major winner fully committed to the PGA Tour in 2019 for the first time due to him now living in Florida with his wife Erica.
To say it paid off would be an understatement, with Rory winning over $22.5m on the PGA Tour alone.
McIlroy won four times last year including the Tour Championship/FedEx Cup and was named PGA Tour Player of the Year.
He also won the Players Championship, RBC Canadian Open and WGC-HSBC Champions.
This year he is once again be focusing on the PGA Tour and began his 2020 at the Farmers Insurance Open on 22nd January.
He finished T3rd at Torrey Pines and that result, along with some other factors, has helped him climb back to the top of the world rankings.
He followed that with a tied-5th finish at Riviera, a sole fifth place at the WGC-Mexico Championship, and then another tied-5th at Bay Hill in the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Rory was defending his title at The Players Championship before the pandemic halted all PGA Tour golf. Many golf tournaments got cancelled as a result, including the RBC Canadian Open, an event Rory won in 2019.
After competing in the TaylorMade Relief Challenge alongside Dustin Johnson in a match against Rickie Fowler and Matthew Wolff, the first official PGA Tour event Rory has committed to is the Charles Schwab Challenge.
He has also acknowledged that he intends to play a week later at Harbour Town in the RBC Heritage, and the week after that in the Travellers Championship as well.
Speaking to the PGA Tour McIlroy said; “That’s my plan, play the first three. I think it will be nice to get back out and play,” McIlroy said. “Obviously we’re going to have to take as many precautions as possible to be able to put TOUR events on again, but I think the PGA Tour has got a very robust plan in place, and if they can execute it the right way, I see no reason why we can’t start June 11. If we do, I’ll be ready to go in Fort Worth.”
Rory McIlroy’s 2020 Schedule and Results –
23rd-26th Jan: Farmers Insurance Open, Torrey Pines – T3
13th-16th Feb: Genesis Invitational, Riviera – T5
20th-23rd Feb: WGC-Mexico Championship, Chapultepec GC – 5
5th-8th March: Arnold Palmer Invitational, Bay Hill – T5
11th-14th June: Charles Schwab Championship, Colonial
18th-21st June: RBC Heritage, Harbour Town
25th-28th June: Travellers Championship, TPC River Highlands
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Rory McIlroy’s 2019 Schedule and Results –
Jan 3rd-6th: Sentry Tournament of Champions, Kapalua – T4th
Jan 24th-27th: Farmers Insurance Open, Torrey Pines – 5th
Feb 14th-17th: Genesis Open, Riviera – T4th
Feb 21st-24th: WGC-Mexico Championship, Chapultepec G&CC – 2nd
March 7th-10th: Arnold Palmer Invitational, Bay Hill – T6th
March 14th-17th: The Players Championship, TPC Sawgrass – 1st
Apr 11th-14th: The Masters, Augusta National – T21st
May 2nd-5th: Wells Fargo Championship, Quail Hollow – T8th
May 16th-19th: USPGA Championship, Bethpage Black – T8th
June 6th-9th: RBC Canadian Open, Hamilton G&CC – 1st
June 13th-17th: US Open, Pebble Beach – T9th
July 11th-14th: Scottish Open, Renaissance Club – T34th
July 18th-21st: The Open, Royal Portrush – MC
August 8th-11th: The Northern Trust, Liberty National – T6
August 15th-18th: BMW Championship, Medinah – T19
August 22nd-25th: Tour Championship, East Lake – 1st
August 29th – September 1st: European Masters, Crans-sur-Sierre – T2
September 19th-22nd: BMW PGA Championship, Wentworth T9
September 26th-29th: Dunhill Links Championship, Scotland T26
October 24th-27th: Zozo Championship, Accordia Golf Narashino CC, Japan T3
October 31st – November 3rd: WGC-HSBC Champions, Sheshan GC, Shanghai, China 1
November 21st-24th: DP World Tour Championship, Jumierah Golf Estates, Dubai 4
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