Welcome to The Season Ticket’s live coverage of the first day of the Open Championship at Portrush.
It has been a great day for Shane Lowry, who enjoyed his best opening day at a Major ever, scoring 68 and sitting one stroke (-4) off the lead.
Rory McIlroy endured a torrid day, entering the clubhouse on 79, having scored +8 in a disastrous opening round.
Darren Clarke scored 71 on an emotional day in front of his home crowd.
DB Holmes remains on top of the leaderboard on -5.
Shane Lowry and John Rahm (still playing) sit on -4.
Incredibly, there are 13 players at -3, five at -2 and 20 at -1.
Scroll down for live updates and to relive all the action as it happened.