WATCH: Rory McIlroy puts himself right in the mix at Northern Trust Open
World No 3 finished first round on 4-under21:03 Thursday 18 February 2016, 21:03 18 Feb 2016
Rory McIlroy is just a shot off the lead at the Northern Trust Open.
The world number three carded five birdies and just one bogey in California as he carded a 4-under par 67 for his opening round.
He is just behind the leading trio of Luke List, Bubba Watson and Chez Reavie who are all on 5-under par.
Padraig Harrington carded a level par 71 for his opening round.
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