Born on 4th May 1989, in Hollywood, Rory McIlroy is a professional golfer who has won four major championships and held World No.1 ranking for 95 weeks. Rory is amongst those four golfers who have won three major championships by the age of 25.
Some of his major achievements have been enlisted below:
At the age of 17, Rory was ranked No.1 in the World Amateur Golf Ranking that he sustained for one week.
Bagged his first victory at the European Tour in 2009 and in the year 2011, he became the youngest golfer to collect €10 million on the European Tour
Won the U.S. Open 2011 with a margin of 8 strokes
Dominated the PGA Championship in 2012 and 2014 with a margin of 8 strokes and 1 stroke, respectively
Won the Open Championship of 2014 with a margin of 2 strokes
The year 2012, proved to be fortunate for Rory as he won the PGA Player of the Year award, Vardon Trophy, Byron Nelson Award, Mark H. McCormack Award and the Laureus World Sports Award.
In 2014, he was voted as the European Tour Golfer of the Year and bestowed with the RTÉ Sports Person of the Year.
Jyoti Singh Randhawa, born on 4th May 1972, is one of the finest Golfers of India and the first Indian to be honored with the Asian Tour Order of Merit (in 2002). At present, he is placed at the 96th position in the World Golf Ranking.
A brief account of his major encompassments is given here:-
Randhawa twice won the Hero Honda Masters with 4 strokes and 1 stroke victory margin in 1998 and 1999 respectively.
In 2000, he won the Singapore Open and Wills Indian Open tournament.
He dominated the Hero Honda Indian Open tournament of 2006 and 2007 and also contributed his active participation as a part of the Indian team at the Royal Trophy tournament of 2006.
In 2003, Randhawa won the Suntory Open (Japan Golf Tour) being the first Indian winner in Japan.
Besides this, he also contributed his best to the Indian team at the World Cup tournament of 2005, 2007, 2008, and 2009.