Aug 7th, 2016

McIlroy banters back at trolls

Not taking it lying down

McIlroy banters back at trollsRory was trolled yesterday by Irish boxer and flag bearer Paddy Barnes. But Rory was not going to take it lying down. 

The orginal Paddy Barnes post featured him in a selfie with Rory's ex, Caroline Wozniaki.

McIlroy banters back at trolls

Here's how Rory responded.

https://twitter.com/McIlroyRory/status/762229518593560576

Fair play we say. Time to step up to the plate Paddy, who responded with:

https://twitter.com/paddyb_ireland/status/761945583175208964?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

 

Meanwhile fellow Irish man Michael Conlan also took a pop at Rory in a selfie with Ricki Fowler. 

https://twitter.com/mickconlan11/status/761549546509991936

The golf might not have started, but the banter games are in full swing.

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McIlroy banters back at trolls

TAGS:Rory McIlroy, Golf at the Olympics, Paddy Barnes, Caroline Wozniaki