A decent day: Ruaidhri McGee reflects on a positive start to the Irish Open

Ruaidhri McGee finishes his first round at the Irish Open
Ruaidhri McGee finishes his first round at the Irish Open

Having been invited to play in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open this week at Ballyliffin, Ruaidhri McGee was happy to shoot a level par on the first round on Thursday.

The Derry professional is carrying local hopes at the Co Donegal course - local residents even claiming him as their own for this week anyway.

He reflects on a decent start to this Championship challenge.