Rory McIlroy warms up with hole in oneUpdated 1118 GMT (1918 HKT) April 5, 2016 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Photos: Rory McIlroy warms up with hole in oneIn the swing of it – Rory McIlroy is one of the favorites to win the Masters -- and he showed why with a hole in one in practice.Hide Caption 1 of 5 Photos: Rory McIlroy warms up with hole in oneBunker mentality – McIlroy plays out from a bunker on the second hole during his practice round. His magic moment came on the 16th.Hide Caption 2 of 5 Photos: Rory McIlroy warms up with hole in one'You can't do a lot about that' – Rory McIlroy (left) with practice partner Chris Wood, who reflected: "When he closes out with a hole in one, you can't really do a lot about that."Hide Caption 3 of 5 Photos: Rory McIlroy warms up with hole in oneRoar emotion – McIlroy, using a seven iron and hit the perfect shot to electrify the crowd. He said: "I have ever heard a roar that large in a practice round. It was great."Hide Caption 4 of 5 Photos: Rory McIlroy warms up with hole in oneOne to watch – McIlroy, said Wood, "is up there with everyone. Very, very impressive. He's going to be a favourite every year he comes back here, and this year is no different."Hide Caption 5 of 5Rory McIlroy warms up for Masters with a hole in one.More from Sport - GolfLexi Thompson's 'weirdest round ever' helps Team USA retain Solheim CupThe secrets to winning golf's Solheim Cup82 days, 1,850 km, 14,000 shots: The world's longest hole of golfKyle Miller: Golfer with cerebral palsy plays PGA Tour-sanctioned eventJustin Thomas: 'I feel like the sky's the limit'