Man puts large wager on Rory McIlroy after seeing face in danish

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Hell of a headline there, maybe the headline of the week.

Hell of a headline there, maybe the headline of the week.

This Masters fan put down a £1000 bet on Rory McIlroy to win the 2014 Masters after claiming he saw his face in a chocolate danish.

That photo you see at the top is the actual danish the man "saw" his face in, it's not a joke. 

I guess I can see where he's coming from with the Rory face thing but to throw £1000 on it is just ludicrous. To throw £1000 on McIlroy because you think he's going to win is, however, not ludicrous. 

The Ulsterman was anywhere between 7-1 to 12-1 (this guy got him at 11-1, which is pretty good) before the tournament began and was only three strokes back after the first round.

Here's his bet:

A good bet because of a silly inkling?

This might be the luckiest guy of the week.

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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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