Rory McIlroy shoots 2-under 69 in round four of the Genesis Open
February 17, 2019
- February 17, 2019
Rory McIlroy makes birdie from greenside bunker at Genesis OpenIn the final round of the 2019 Genesis Open, Rory McIlroy holes his greenside bunker shot to make birdie at the par-3 16th hole.
Rory McIlroy hit 10 of 18 greens in regulation during his final round at the Genesis Open, finishing at 11 under for the tournament. McIlroy finished his day tied for 4th at 11 under; J.B. Holmes is in 1st at 14 under; Justin Thomas is in 2nd at 13 under; and Si Woo Kim is in 3rd at 12 under.
After a drive to the right rough on the 408-yard par-4 seventh hole, McIlroy had a 154 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved McIlroy to 3 under for the round.
On the 315-yard par-4 10th, McIlroy had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving McIlroy to 2 under for the round.
After a 301 yard drive on the 583-yard par-5 11th, McIlroy chipped his third shot to 3 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved McIlroy to 3 under for the round.
On the 192-yard par-3 14th, McIlroy's tee shot went 182 yards to the right rough and his chip went 10 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 under for the round.
McIlroy missed the green on his first shot on the 166-yard par-3 16th but had a chip in from 10 yards for birdie. This moved McIlroy to 3 under for the round.
McIlroy got a bogey on the 475-yard par-4 18th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving McIlroy to 2 under for the round.