Rory McIlroy Forced to Change iPhone Password; Wins Second Successive Major Title at US PGA Championship
By Rachelle Corpuz | August 12, 2014 3:43 PM EST
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland kisses the Claret Jug after winning the British Open Championship at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake, northern England July 20, 2014.
According to USA Today's For The Win, Rory was having a short conversation with some of his pals at a certain clubhouse and he revealed his password by accident. A video caught Rory entering his password. The video made its way online and was shared on the video-sharing application Vine.
In the video, anyone can easily figure out the numbers that Rory had inputted on the passcode lock of his iPhone screen. Apparently, Rory had used his birthdate for his password. The professional British golfer was born on May 4, 1989.
Fortunately, Rory found out about the video and immediately changed his password in case his phone ever get lost or stolen.
Passcode changed... Now time to play some golf!— Rory Mcilroy (@McIlroyRory) August 10, 2014
Meanwhile, Rory played one of his best performances at the 2014 U.S. PGA Championship. He won the tournament at Valhalla, which has starred an all-star cast including Phil Mickelson, Ricki Fowler, and Henrik Stenson, who all trailed behind Rory.
Rory was reportedly delighted of his recent victory. "It is the most satisfying to win it in fashion and this style, it means a lot," said Rory via Fox Sports.
"It means that I know that I can do it."
According to Rory, he was particularly blissful of the fact that he came from behind and was able to come out on top of the best golf players in the world. He also expressed his happiness on Twitter.
Flying high with the team after my 4th Major victory!!! NYC here we come!! Thanks for all the support and well wishes pic.twitter.com/zK1q8xnwA8— Rory Mcilroy (@McIlroyRory) August 11, 2014
The 25-year-old four-time, who is coming off from a breakup with Danish tennis athlete Caroline Wozniacki, is currently the World No. 1. He has two major titles in 2014 including the 2014 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool and the 2014 PGA Championship at Valhalla. In addition to the two major titles that he had won, he also won his first-ever World Gold Championship at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone.
MORE ARTICLES TO READ:
To contact the editor, e-mail:
Most Popular Slideshows
- Gennady Golovkin Next Fight Options: Canelo Alvarez, Miguel Cotto Or Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
- NFL MNF: Pittsburgh Steelers 30, Houston Texans 23 [PHOTOS]
- 2014 MLB World Series Game 1: San Francisco Giants 7, Kansas City Royals 1 [PHOTOS]
- 2014 MLB World Series - Game 2: Kansas City Royals 7, San Francisco Giants 2 [PHOTOS]
Join the Conversation
- Dota 2 Match Fixing Controversy: Arrow Gaming Disqualified From Summit 2 Tournament [VIDEO]
- Manny Pacquiao Blasted For Arrogance, Playing Basketball Month Before Fight Against Chris Algieri
- Ronda Rousey Rejects Idea of Fight Between A Man And A Woman In The UFC
- Manchester United: Did Ed Woodward Really Uttered Expletives During The Red Devils' Draw Against West Brom?
- Chelsea FC: No 'Crying' For The Blues Amid Injury Woes Ahead Of Man Utd Clash, Says Mourinho
- The Pirate Bay Blockade: Cost Of Blocking Websites Like TPB Is Ridiculously High
- Virginia Woman Who Posted Naked Image Of Ex-BF’s New Partner 1st Person Charged Under Revenge Porn Law
- No Mercy: ISIS, Father Stones to Death Daughter for Alleged Adultery
- iOS 8 Jailbreak Release Date is Doomed as Team Evad3rs Opts Out, Pangu Hits Snag – Report
- Google Nexus 6 vs. iPhone 5S: 4 Important Things to Consider Before Switching to Android Lollipop
- Swedish Military Spots ‘Russian Submarine’ Off Stockholm Coast, An Alarming ‘Security Game Changer’
- Canada Raises National Terror Alert Level after Suspected Jihadist Runs Over Soldier