BBC Sport - Rory McIlroy 'frustrated' after an opening 72 leaves him eight off Irish Open pace
McIlroy endures 'frustrating day'
- From the section Golf
Rory McIlroy is left "frustrated" after an opening level-par 72 puts him eight off the pace in the Irish Open at Portstewart.
"I felt the way I hit the ball from tee to green that I could have made a few birdies," said McIlroy after a round finished off by 11 straight pars.
"I couldn't get any momentum going whatsoever."