Royal Portrush bits at McIlroy


Rory McIlroy suffered a nightmare start – and a finish almost as bad – to effectively end his hopes of winning The Open golf Championship at Royal Portrush.

The Northern Irishman began with an eight after his shot deflected off a spectators mobile.

He signed off with a seven to leave him eight over par

McIlroy says after the bad opening he just tried to keep going…