Mc Illroy looking to avoid Friday meltdown at Open


Rory McIlroy will be desperate for his second round syndrome not to strike at the Open Championship later.


roryThe Ulsterman has a one shot lead at Hoylake after an opening 6 under-par 66.


McIlroy who tee’s off today just before two thirty has struggled to back up impressive starts to recent tournaments.



Matteo Manassero is second on 5 under while Shane Lowry is tied for third on 4 under.


Darren Clarke will start today from level par, Grame McDowell and Padraig Harrington are 2 over while Paul Dunne is 3 over.