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Rory McIlroy speaking at a press conference this morning
Further to his recent decision to opt out of the Rio Olympics due to the the Zika virus…
Rory McIlroy commented on his decision at a press conference this morning ahead of The Open.
Rory McIlroy: “I’ve no regrets about it [deciding not to take part in Rio Olympics] and I’ll probably watch the Olympics but I’m not sure golf will be one of the events I’ll watch.”
Reporter: “Which events will you watch in that case?”
McIlroy: “Probably the events that, track and field, swimming, diving. The stuff that, the stuff that matters.”
Previously: Blame It On Rio