McIlroy arrives for Irish Open – sans clubs


Rory McIlroy is playing in this week’s Irish Open. The world No. 6 arrived in County Cork without incident on Monday, but the same can’t be said for his clubs – they never made it across the Atlantic. You can probably relate.

He expressed his displeasure with United Airlines on Twitter on Tuesday morning:



Not surprisingly, the issue was resolved shortly, and, according to United, McIlroy will be reunited with his sticks before the start of the Irish Open:



Hey, if nothing else, this very public call-out should be worth a few MileagePlus Awards points, right?

Update: McIlroy has been reunited with is clubs. He tweeted the following Wednesday morning.