“It should be easier if it is mutual, but when it is a really painful break up you try to get away from it by throwing yourself into golf more than ever. It is not easy to concentrate when something like that is still on your mind.” In fact, Garcia’s golf game went into a tailspin when Norman ended their relationship early in 2009 after the couple first began dating in 2007, and in the year the Spaniard lost out in a British Open play-off to Ireland’s Padraig Harrington at Carnoustie.

Garcia became a virtual golfing recluse cutting his schedule to a bare minimum and spending more time hanging out with his beloved Castellon Football team than on the practice ranges of the world.

We get hurt emotionally sometimes, the same as everyone else.

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“He seemed to be getting some confidence going on the golf course.

“I just hope Rory can separate the two and keep playing well.

I broke it off when I split up with Martina (Hingis) but Morgan-Leigh was the one who left me. “When you are the one who leaves someone, you can usually get over it quicker.

But either way it is always a hard thing to do when you have been someone for a long time, for a period of years, and shared so much together.

As long as that strength is there, being in the public eye shouldn’t make a difference.

It’s something you are both probably used to anyway.” Garcia is now dating German-born amateur golfer, Katharina Boehm with the couple sealing their friendship in spectacular manner later last year when Boehm caddied for Garcia in capturing the Asian Tour’s season-ending Thailand Golf Championship in Bangkok and the 25 win of his pro career.

1 Danish-born Wozniacki have ended a three-year relationship.

The double Major winning 25-year old Mc Ilroy was close to tears in speaking of the break-up and hours after his management company issued a statement advising of the split.

Some years back Garcia was instrumental in ending his 12-month similar high-profile relationship with Swiss tennis ace, Martina Hingus but then found himself dumped in early 2009 by Morgan-Leigh Norman, the only daughter to two-time British Open winner Greg Norman.

Now Garcia, who is involved in a seemingly steady relationship with a German amateur golfer, wants to help ease Mc Ilroy’s pain.

After being in a similar high-profile sporting split Spain’s Sergio Garcia has express a desire to comfort Rory Mc Ilroy following a decision to end his relationship with finance Caroline Wozniacki.