Rory McIlroy joined golf royalty yesterday by winning his first ever Open (his third title in total) – all at the age of 25.

Which essentially makes him the most exciting golfer since Tiger Woods was knocking 200 yard drives onto the green and saying stuff like: ‘It’s in the hole..’ and, ‘… nothing but green.’

All good stuff then but, as the old saying goes: ‘Behind every successful man is a great woman.’

And they don’t get much better than Rory's current ladyfriend and former FHM Girlfriend, Nadia Forde – an extremely sexy lady that we had the great pleasure to shoot way back in July.

Take a look at our exlusive shoot below and tell us that Nadia didn’t have a little something to do with ol’ Rory doing his best to impress on the greens….