Dubai Desert Classic scores as Garcia and McIlroy tee off

Watch Niall Horan switch from musician to reporter to host an interview with Rory Mc Ilroy ahead of the Dubai Desert Classic

Beginning on the back nine alongside Richie Ramsay and Pablo Larrazabal, Donaldson birdied two of his opening three holes before following an eagle-three at the 13th with gains at the 17th and 18th.

Ryder Cup hero Jamie Donaldson set a blistering pace in the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic as former world No1 Rory McIlroy provided further evidence of his own return to form.

The four-time major victor fired seven birdies and no bogeys at Emirates Golf Club, a venue where he has won twice and compiled five other top-10 finishes in his last seven starts, to share second place behind clubhouse leader David Horsey.

Rory McIlroy's 2018 season has got off to a flyer.

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A double-bogey on his final hole has soured Ryan Fox's opening round at the Dubai Desert Classic on Thursday (Friday NZ Time).

The four-time major victor finished in a tie for 3rd place last week at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship and has got off to a great start at the Dubai Desert Classic.

"I don't think you could have got better conditions out there", McIlroy told Sky Sports.

The 28-year-old first competitive event since the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship last October was the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, where he finished an impressive tied for third. Some were for par, like on his third hole - the 12th - when his drive plugged so badly in a fairway bunker that McIlroy screwed his face when first surveying the situation. "Played as an amateur in 2007 and I remember after that week I got to World Number One amateur". Yeah, I'm ahead of schedule right now, but I don't mind that.

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Meanwhile, defending champion Sergio Garcia, who shot a five-under 67 to be tied 15th, was pleased with his round.

My first win, and I have been playing here since 2007 as an amateur.

"Try to put myself in winning situations like I did last week and try to cope with them the best way possible and give myself chances at winning tournaments. His fans will hopefully come down and get involved, and if we can convert even one per cent to pick up a golf club and play golf then that would be great". I thought if I could have shot four rounds under par and just saw some good, positive signs in my game, I would have went away happy. "I feel I left a few out there, but the end of the day, 65, you're not going to complain about that".

"I've been working on my game, trying to find the form that I've found in the past".

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"I feel like I've got a bit of a spring back in in my step because of what happened last week and very confident in myself", said McIlroy, now ranked 11th in the world.

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