In a fatal blow to irony, Sergio Garcia says it was Rory McIlroy’s lack of “maturity” that brought a “sad” end to the once close friendship between the two golf stars.
McIlroy, who was a groomsman at Garcia’s 2017 wedding, and the Spaniard have been at odds since last summer when the two had a testy text exchange during the U.S. Open over LIV Golf, the controversial Saudi-backed circuit that McIlroy has been outspoken against and Garcia split for last year.
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Garcia slammed his former Ryder Cup teammate and blamed the Northern Irishman for the fractured relationship.
“I think it is very sad,” Garcia told The Telegraph.
“I think that we’ve done so many things together and had so many experiences that for him to throw that away just because I…