Rory McIlroy Wins Honda Classic
The Honda Classic PGA Golf Tournatment has been won by Rory McIlroy. The 2012 event held at Palm Springs Gardens, Florida saw McIlroy become the World Golf No.1 thanks to the victory.
McIlroy saw off a strong charge from Tiger Woods on the final day of tournament which saw Woods rise from 18th to joint 2nd by the end of the day. Woods late flourish, which included his lowest ever score in America, wasn't enough however to catch the Ulsterman who's stellar performance throughout the tournament led to overall victory, and World No.1 status, by the close of play.
Honda are the longest active title sponsor on the PGA Tour and since its inception the Honda Classic has seen over $19 million donated to charity arising from the proceeds of the tournament. Honda is pleased to also be the official vehicle sponsor to the home of the event, the PGA National Resort & Spa at Palm Springs Gardens, Florida.
The team at Universal Honda, Dublin would like to congratulate Rory on his win at the 2012 Honda Classic tournament, and are pleased that it was at the Honda Classic event where he claimed his World Golf No.1 status.