Rory McIlroy Makes First Professional Hole-In-One in Abu Dhabi

Rory McIlroy Makes First Professional Hole-In-One in Abu Dhabi

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Rory McIlroy celebrates his ace in the second round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.
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It’s a hole-in-one for the world No. 1. 

Rory McIlroy wowed the gallery at the par-3 15th hole at the Abu Dhabi Championship on Friday, sinking his first hole-in-one of his professional career.

McIlroy, who took an extended vacation from golf before starting his 2015 season in Abu Dhabi, made sure to start the year off with a bang.

McIlroy shot a 66 in the second round on Friday, putting him only two shots behind leader Martin Kaymer. Watch the video of McIlroy’s ace below.

 

 

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