Rory McIlroy suffers frustration with 74 in US PGA first round

• McIlroy says first objective is to make cut at Baltusrol
• ‘It was tough. I didn’t have any momentum out there.’

Rory McIlroy said his immediate ambition is to survive the US PGA Championship cut after he shot an opening round of 74 in the final major of this year. McIlroy, one of the pre-event favourites, endured a series of problems on the greens with 35 putts contributing heavily to his four over par total.

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