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Apologetic Rory McIlroy moving forward

He says he won’t quit early again

DORAL, Fla. — Rory McIlroy offered another apology, a straightforward explanation, and a pledge Wednesday that he will never again quit in middle of a round.

McIlroy faced the media for the first time since he abruptly walked off the golf course in the second round of the Honda Classic, telling reporters that his head was not in the right place and then issuing a statement that his sore wisdom tooth made it difficult to concentrate.

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