Rory McIlroy Set to Sign Nike Mega-Deal
November 5, 2012
Following storng rumours Rory McIlroy is set to join sports giant Nike for the upcoming season for a staggering $250 million deal.
Fox Sports’ Robert Lusetich reported that the No. 1-ranked player in the world will be Swooshing with Tiger Woods in a deal that’s worth “at least” $200 million.
While Nike officials wouldn’t confirm the report, McIlroy has, according to FoxSports.com, already filmed his first Nike commercial with Woods and new signees Kyle Stanley and Nick Watney.
McIlroy now becomes Nike’s highest-paid golfer and the face of the company joining 14-time major winner Tiger Woods.