For a man who is fond of scoring birdies, it is probably not surprising that the model Rory McIlroy is reportedly now dating hinted at her fondness for him through a tweet.
Just minutes after he sank his last putt on the 18th green to win the Open, Sasha Gale posted a row of celebration icons on her Twitter account.
It was reported yesterday the 23-year-old model had been dating Rory McIlroy, 25, for the last five weeks.
Pictures of the two strolling together on the Lisburn Road area of Belfast have emerged.
Since the golfer broke up with Danish tennis player Caroline Wozniacki, there had been persistent rumours he was dating model and singer Nadia Forde, but those rumours would seem to have been putt to bed now.
However, after dating childhood sweetheart and fellow Northerner Holly Sweeney for six years, Rory appears to once more be living by the adage “home is where the heart is”, as Gale also hails from the North.
He may have to maintain a fleet of cars as fast as his swing though, if he wants to keep her interested.
On Twitter, she describes herself as “enthusiast for fashion, whiskey, and sunshine. Keen bean for travelling. Foodie. Fast cars make me happy.”