Round 1 of the British Open

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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot on the 16th hole during the first day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Thursday July 17, 2014

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Rory McIlroy grabbed the lead after the first round of the 2014 British Open at Royal Liverpool. Here is the first day in pictures.