McIlroy happy with his start in Shanghai

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Rory McIlroy says he played better than expected on day one of the World champions event in Shanghi.

The Ulsterman is 5 off the lead on 4 under after a round of 68.

It wasn't such a good start for Shane Lowry who's 2 over while Branden Grace leads by 1 on 9 under.

Mc Ilroy who missed the pro am due to food poisoning says he hopes to get stronger over the next few days...