McIlroy Set To Begin Defence Of FedEx Cup Title

Rory McIlroy is preparing to start the defence of his FedEx Cup title at the Northern Trust Open in New York.

The Ulsterman will attempt to win the U-S P-G-A Tour’s play offs for the second year running , before taking an extended break to overcome a persistent rib injury.

Elsewhere Paul Dunne shot 4 birdies in his final 5 holes to card 4 under par opening round at the European Tour’s ‘Made in Denmark’ Tournament.


The Wicklow man currently sits in a share of 11th place, 3 shots behind the leader Wade Ormsby.