Rory McIlroy had somebody booted from the 2014 British Open

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Rory McIlroy might get criticized for this but under the circumstances I can't blame him for what he did. 

Standing on the 16th tee with a three-stroke lead in the British Open he endured a loud cough during his downswing on a drive that went 360 yards and then turned around and had the guy kicked out by security.

Normally I would be annoyed by that but as was pointed out on Twitter, this seemed to be on purpose:

Also, this killed me:

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Kyle Porter began his sports writing career with CBS Sports in 2012. He covers golf, writes poetry about Rory McIlroy's swing, stays ready on Tiger watch and loves the Masters more than anyone you know.... Full Bio

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