McIlroy is aiming to win the Race to Dubai for the fourth time
10 November, 2018, 22:09
Garcia's error-free round was in stark contrast to that of world number six McIlroy, whose level-par 72 was characterised by some wayward driving.
Sergio Garcia and defending champion Branden Grace are among the other big draws in the tournament hosted by Gary Player this week.
Sergio Garcia leads the Nedbank Golf Challenge by four shots after posting a superb eight-under 64 on the opening day in Sun City, South Africa.
Garcia made another three birdies in the last four holes to sign for his best round at this venue since he claimed the first of his two titles at Sun City in 2001. I rolled the ball nicely, I made some good putts here and there. It's not ideal to see three-putts, but some of the pins were nearly impossible to get to and when you leave yourself 20 or 25 feet putting over hills then it is going to happen sometimes. There are still two days to go and I am leading, so I am still in a great spot.
"Shooting 68 or 69 today would have been great, but unfortunately that didn't work out, but you have to be extremely precise on this course".
He is four shots ahead of the field.
Saints’ Dez Bryant hurt, calls injury the ‘ultimate test’
NFL Network's Jane Slater reports, "Sources informed me Dez Bryant was coming out of a routine route when it happened". The surging Saints have won seven straight and last Sunday knocked off the previously unbeaten Los Angeles Rams.
The Spaniard's play in the early part of 2018 was so poor that some saw him as a risky selection for a Ryder Cup wild card but he has not looked back since being selected by Europe captain Thomas Bjorn.
But an eagle on the 10th and birdies on 14 and 15 elevated the 2010 Open Championship victor up the leaderboard on a hard scoring day with players hindered by a swirling breeze.
"Over the years eight has always been a tough tee shot on the eye for me, I only see a three-iron there and it was a bit into the breeze today. I still could have got away with a bogey, but both my caddie and I completely misread the putt".
He whispered to Player as he handed the crystal trophy back to the tournament host in a televised ceremony on Tuesday: "Hopefully we can keep it in South Africa again this week". It's the first tournament that I came to watch live and watch my heroes play. "But I gave myself lots of chances, so then this leads to more birdies".
"My thing is I'm coming here with the goal that, if I can get into that final group on Thursday with Frankie next week, that would be a good start", said the Northern Irishman.
"If I can tidy that up tomorrow I should be alright, but obviously I'm pretty disappointed right now", said McIlroy.
However, the Queen wasn't entirely sure where that specific piece had come from so she urged Meghan to go for something different. Another thing that the Queen and Meghan were in disagreement of before the wedding was Meghan's decision to wear a veil.
He blamed the fires - still burning in both Northern and Souther California - on "gross mismanagement of the forests". Miller jumped in her boyfriend's rickety pickup truck, which was low on gas and equipped with a bad transmission.
Firefighter Adrien Mahnke pauses while battling the Camp Fire as it tears through Paradise, Calif ., on November 8, 2018. Visibility is nearly zero at times due to the smoke an ash. "Not one home will be left standing", he said.
People of the country should unite and fight together to save democracy from the gravest threat it is facing since independence. President Sirisena has failed to persuade the parliament to support his ouster of his one-time ally Wickramasinghe.
There's 80,000 people there, it's all over the papers, everyone's talking about it, you can't get a ticket. South Africa were totally dominant but failed to take advantage of their territory and possession.
The Saudi team travelling with Mujeb only wanted to know what information on the murder the Turkish side had, sources said. President Donald Trump has reiterated he does not want to jeopardise money coming into the USA from Saudi Arabia .
Importantly for any future negotiations, Harper's deal would not be the largest in baseball history by average annual value. Despite the presence of Harper and Manny Machado on the market, it seems the Red Sox have other, more pressing issues.
The New York Times also noted that Acosta's monologues have led "some of his rival White House reporters" to roll their eyes. After Acosta finally gives the mic up, Trump chose to attack him personally.
The tanker had already left Equinor's Sture oil terminal with a cargo of North Sea crude, Reuters news agency reports . The shipping site Sysla reported the tanker had been loaded with crude oil and was on its way to Britain.
Plenty of teams were mentioned along the way - Houston, the Los Angeles Clippers, Miami among them - as top candidates. He appeared in 10 games for Minnesota, averaging 21.3 points, 5.2 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 2.4 steals per contest.
We will not under any circumstances have a second referendum. "The Prime Minister thanks Jo Johnson for his work in Government". Jo Johnson has resigned from the Government calling for the public to have a fresh say on Brexit.
Both Nelson's and Scott's teams have been fighting to officially secure the win as more ballots are still being counted. A spokeswoman for the agency said there were no credible allegations of fraud, therefore no active investigation.
HBO’s ‘Westworld’ Set Burns Down in California Fire
Paramount Ranch was purchased by Paramount Pictures in 1927 and the old western town was to be used as a "movie ranch". Recent productions filmed at Paramount include "The Mentalist", "Weeds" , and Hulu's "Quickdraw"(2013-2014).
US, China to resume talks to resolve trade disputes
Yang insisted that Chinese people have freedom of religion, and that "foreign countries have no right to interfere". Vice President Mike Pence travels to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Papua New Guinea.
Well-wishes for Justice Ginsburg
Supreme Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg says she is "doing well" and working from home . "I can't promise they were good jokes but they were jokes".
Chelsea Boss Not Pleased With Club's Performance
This could be a shock. "I like Ross very much". "The first two away we played with 10 players and nearly won". Cesc Fabregas is doubtful because of illness, while Ruben Loftus-Cheek's back problem will be assessed.
Donald Trump endorses Nancy Pelosi for speaker of the House
He also encouraged conservatives to foster what he believes would be counter-productive impeachment talk among Democrats. Trump also has sent soldiers to the Mexican border and threatened to have illegal immigrants shot if they throw stones.
Trump "insulted" by Macron's proposal for European army
Trump's tweet just after landing in Paris that was highly critical of Macron is expected to strain the US-French relationship. That now seems more likely for later this month, when they attend the Group of 20 summit of global leaders in Argentina.
LSU ranked #7 in CFB playoff rankings
The Tigers fell to No. 7, one spot ahead of one-loss Washington State , who is one of only two Pac-12 teams in the top 25. The Cougars could finish as 12-1 champions of the weakest Power Five conference and no notable nonconference victories.
Should kids get flu shot or nasal spray vaccine?
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