17 Jul '14, 8pm

Rory McIlroy leads British Open after Round 1 with Tiger Woods, Adam Scott and Rickie Fowler in pursuit: Rory

Rory McIlroy leads British Open after Round 1 with Tiger Woods, Adam Scott and Rickie Fowler in pursuit: Rory

HOYLAKE, England -- He racked up six birdies without a bogey, and when he found himself with an awkward lie in the greenside bunker at 18, he played smart and came out sideways, even though it meant he would fail to birdie the par-5. Rory McIlroy did most everything right in firing an opening 66 to lead the 143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool. Now he just has to keep it going -- easier said than done in 2014. 2014 BRITISH OPEN PHOTOS: The Best Shots of Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and More From Royal Liverpool McIlroy sat atop a star-packed leaderboard, which included Tiger Woods’ surprising, three-under-par 69. Woods was playing his first major in almost a year and making only his second start since undergoing major back surgery in late March. “I’m getting stronger, I’m getting faster, I’m getting more explosive,” said Woods, who won the last of his 14 majo...

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