Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy says inaccuracy off the tee led to his opening six-over 78 in the US Open at Erin Hills.
Owen Farrell’s injury overshadows the build up to the British and Irish Lions’ biggest match of the tour so far against Maori All Blacks.
England’s Holly Clyburn hits a seven-under-par 64 at the opening round of the Meijer LPGA Classic to leave her in a chasing pack just one shot off the lead.
Wales ease to victory over Tonga at Eden Park in New Zealand thanks to wing Alex Cuthbert diving over and a late penalty try.
England’s Paul Casey is one behind US Open first-round leader Rickie Fowler on a day of low scoring at Erin Hills in Wisconsin.