27 Dec '12, 5pm

McIlroy's growth makes comparisons to Woods more and more inevitable:

McIlroy's growth makes comparisons to Woods more and more inevitable:

The comparisons are inevitable. The incredible skill, the youth, even the red shirt on Sunday. Rory McIlroy's dominant performance in winning the PGA Championship last summer looked a lot like the early days of Tiger Woods. Woods saw it coming more than three years ago. McIlroy made his professional debut in America at age 19 and reached the quarterfinals of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. Woods saw how he drove the ball, the putts he made, the efficient short game and the composure. "He has all of the components to be the best player in the world, there's no doubt," Woods said back in March 2009. "It's just a matter of time and experience, and then basically gaining that experience in big events. Just give him some time, and I'm sure he'll be there." McIlroy didn't need much time at all. The 23-year-old golfer from Northern Ireland now has won both his majors, ...

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