03 June 2011 Last Updated: 27 June 2013

By Today's Golfer

Rory McIlroy is leading the prestisious Memorial PGA Tour event in Ohio, America.

The young North Irish star shot an impressive first-round 66 and ir currently level par halfway through his second round.

McIlroy loves the Muirfield Village course and it was easy to see why after his awesome opebning round. "It's a great way to start" enthused McIlroy.

The 22-year-old is leading a star-studded field and there are plenty of big names breathing down his neck as the tournament reaches the halfway stage.

Chris DiMarco returned to form with a 67 and Steve Stricker and Rickie Fowler are also hot on his heels.

World Number 1 Luke Donald is also in the field and despite the obvious exertions of winning at Wentworth less than five days ago, he iss till in contention at two under - four off the lead.

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