Rory McIlroy happy to settle

Rory McIlroy, the North Ireland golfer, has settled a legal challenge with his former sponsor Oakley, an American sportswear company.On Sunday, Rory revealed the news without disclosing anything on the deal’s condition.

A sponsorship change to Nike earlier in January by the Irish golfer prompted his former American sponsors to start a legal battle to try to keep its sponsorship contract, stating that it had the right to match any amended deal with another company.