Tommy Fleetwood putts well in round one of the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship
February 21, 2019
- February 21, 2019
Tommy Fleetwood hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Fleetwood finished his day tied for 19th at 1 under; Rory McIlroy is in 1st at 8 under; Dustin Johnson is in 2nd at 7 under; and Justin Thomas and Matt Kuchar are tied for 3rd at 5 under.
After a 375 yard drive on the 406-yard par-4 12th, Tommy Fleetwood chipped his second shot to 2 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Tommy Fleetwood to 1 under for the round.
On the 497-yard par-4 14th, Fleetwood had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Fleetwood to even for the round.
After a 298 yard drive on the 575-yard par-5 15th, Fleetwood chipped his third shot to 6 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Fleetwood to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the right rough on the 388-yard par-4 18th hole, Fleetwood had a 147 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Fleetwood to 2 under for the round.
On the 387-yard par-4 second hole, Fleetwood reached the green in 2 and sunk a 12-foot putt for birdie. This moved Fleetwood to 3 under for the round.
On the 235-yard par-3 seventh, Fleetwood's tee shot went 221 yards to the left rough, his second shot went 26 yards to the fringe, and his chip went 6 yards to the green where he rolled a one-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 under for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Fleetwood hit his next to the right side of the fairway and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 382-yard par-4 ninth. This moved Fleetwood to 1 under for the round.