You’d be surprised how many videos on YouTube are touting their kid as the “next Rory McIlroy.” Most of them are just a cheap way to get you to click on their video.
This one might be legit.
Granted, you can never be quite sure whether or not trickery is involved in editing self-posted YouTube videos, and this 3-year-old did appear to get a few lucky bounces. But he has skills. Whether or not he’s the next McIlroy, check back with us after he gets on a TV show and makes chip shots into a washing machine.
That’s what McIlroy was doing as an 8-year-old, and later inspired one of the greatest commercials ever. Below is Rory as a kid and the rest of our five favorite “golf prodigy” videos.
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