Rory McIlroy in the hunt as Francesco Molinari seizes control of Race to Dubai battle BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A solid first day at the DP World Tour Championship has Rory McIlroy three shots off the early lead at the European Tour’s season-ending tournament in Dubai. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/sport/golf/rory-mcilroy-in-the-hunt-as-francesco-molinari-seizes-control-of-race-to-dubai-battle-37531791.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/sport/golf/article37185275.ece/de3cc/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_9c7f9246-df33-4a55-83d7-5fb7cc694dac_1 Email A solid first day at the DP World Tour Championship has Rory McIlroy three shots off the early lead at the European Tour’s season-ending tournament in Dubai. The Ulsterman shot a three-under 69 around the Jumeirah Golf Estates to sit three off the early lead held by England’s Jordan Smith and Spain’s Adrian Otaegui. That being said, it was a round that could have been a lot better given McIlroy was two-under at the turn, however eight straight pars on the back nine stalled his momentum, and a birdie at the par-five 18th was his only notable score on the back nine. The former World No.1 picked up two quick birdies at the 2nd and 3rd, but immediately gave both of those shots back to the course at the 4th and 5th courtesy of bogeys, only to then regain them at the 6th and 8th. That helter skelter run of seven holes with only… Read full this story
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