Chris Kirk, Billy Horschel lead the way in Georgia

Kirk, Horschel lead the way in Georgia
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Chris Kirk and Billy Horschel finish day one of the Tour Championship on four-under-par after bogey-free rounds in Atlanta.

Chris Kirk and Billy Horschel have both carded an opening-round 66 to share the lead at the Tour Championship in Atlanta tonight.

Both players shot bogey-free rounds and sunk four birdies apiece as the pair finished up on four-under-par after day one in Georgia.

Bubba Watson looked poised to join the duo on four-under, but a bogey at the last saw the two-time Major winner finish a stroke back.

Instead, Watson joined Patrick Reed, Jason Day and Jim Furyk in a four-way tie for second place.

Rory McIlroy ended up on one-under after shooting an erratic first-round 69 to leave him three shots off the pace.

A mixed front nine saw McIlroy record three birdies and two bogeys, before the four-time Major winner settled down and shot steady pars in seven of the back nine holes.

Billy Horschel celebrates his putt on the seventh hole during the final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship at the TPC Boston on September 1, 2014
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