Phil Mickelson putts well in round one of the BMW Championship
August 15, 2019
- August 15, 2019
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Phil Mickelson hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the BMW Championship, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Mickelson finished his day tied for 36th at 2 under; Jason Kokrak and Justin Thomas are tied for 1st at 7 under; Joel Dahmen, Jim Furyk, Lucas Glover, Patrick Cantlay, and Brandt Snedeker are tied for 3rd at 6 under; and Chez Reavie, Rickie Fowler, Adam Hadwin, Scott Piercy, Rory Sabbatini, Collin Morikawa, Adam Scott, Xander Schauffele, and Tony Finau are tied for 8th at 5 under.
On the 433-yard par-4 first, Phil Mickelson had a bogey after hitting the green in 4 and one putting, moving Phil Mickelson to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the left rough on the 412-yard par-4 third hole, Mickelson had a 78 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Mickelson to even for the round.
On the 536-yard par-5 fifth, Mickelson had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Mickelson to 1 under for the round.
At the 447-yard par-4 ninth, Mickelson reached the green in 2 and rolled a 51-foot putt for birdie. This put Mickelson at 2 under for the round.
After a 306 yard drive on the 578-yard par-5 10th, Mickelson chipped his third shot to 8 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Mickelson to 3 under for the round.
Mickelson got a bogey on the 331-yard par-4 15th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Mickelson to 2 under for the round.