Tiger Woods hasn’t won a major since the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines. At the time, the golfer, Woods’ peers and golf fans all certainly assumed that by November 2012 Tiger would have several more major championships.
However, Woods is still stuck on 14 majors.
Rory McIlroy won the 2012 PGA Championship and is poised for additional majors in the upcoming year. Although the North Irish golfer is on the rise now, given his performance in the final major of the year and the FedEx Cup, he did have a spell of bad form from the Masters through the WCG Bridgestone Invitational.
The previous confirms the obvious: McIlroy, like all golfers, isn’t immune to the occasional slump.
With this in mind, here are 10 lessons Rory can take from Tiger’s slump in the majors.