Bogey-free 5-under 67 by Rory Sabbatini in the first round at the BMW Championship
August 15, 2019
- August 15, 2019
Rory Sabbatini sinks 11-footer for birdie at BMW ChampionshipIn the opening round of the 2019 BMW Championship, Rory Sabbatini hits his 145-yard approach within 11 feet of the cup at the par-4 1st hole. He would make the 11-foot putt for birdie. This highlight is delivered by PGA TOUR LIVE.
In his first round at the BMW Championship, Rory Sabbatini hit 12 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, and finished the day without a bogey. Sabbatini finished his day tied for 8th at 5 under with Chez Reavie, Rickie Fowler, Adam Hadwin, Scott Piercy, Collin Morikawa, Adam Scott, Xander Schauffele, and Tony Finau; Jason Kokrak and Justin Thomas are tied for 1st at 7 under; and Joel Dahmen, Jim Furyk, Lucas Glover, Patrick Cantlay, and Brandt Snedeker are tied for 3rd at 6 under.
On the par-4 first, Rory Sabbatini's 143 yard approach to 11 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Rory Sabbatini to 1 under for the round.
At the 192-yard par-3 second, Sabbatini hit a tee shot 172 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 22-foot putt for birdie. This moved Sabbatini to 2 under for the round.
On the 536-yard par-5 fifth, Sabbatini had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Sabbatini to 3 under for the round.
On the par-5 seventh, Sabbatini's approach shot set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Sabbatini to 4 under for the round.
At the 201-yard par-3 eighth, Sabbatini hit a tee shot 209 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 14-foot putt for birdie. This moved Sabbatini to 5 under for the round.