Justin Thomas rebounds from poor front in second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open
January 31, 2020
- January 31, 2020
Justin Thomas gets up-and-down for birdie at Waste ManagementIn the second round of the 2020 Waste Management Phoenix Open, Justin Thomas gets up-and-down form a greenside collection area to make birdie at the par-4 17th hole.
In his second round at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Justin Thomas hit 9 of 14 fairways and 13 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great back half recovery from a poor front nine. Thomas finished his day tied for 17th at 6 under; J.B. Holmes is in 1st at 13 under; Wyndham Clark is in 2nd at 12 under; and Byeong Hun An and Billy Horschel are tied for 3rd at 11 under.
Justin Thomas got a bogey on the 403-yard par-4 first, getting on the green in 4 and one putting, moving Justin Thomas to 1 over for the round.
On the par-4 fifth, Thomas's 117 yard approach to 4 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Thomas to even-par for the round.
Thomas's tee shot went 289 yards to the fairway bunker, his second shot went 180 yards to the right intermediate rough, and his chip went 11 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey on the 453-yard par-4 ninth. This moved Thomas to 1 over for the round.
At the 192-yard par-3 12th, Thomas hit a tee shot 161 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 13-foot putt for birdie. This moved Thomas to even for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Thomas hit his next to the right side of the fairway reaching the green on his third shot and saving birdie on the par-5 13th. This moved Thomas to 1 under for the round.
On the 553-yard par-5 15th hole, Thomas reached the green in 3 and sunk a 12-foot putt for birdie. This moved Thomas to 2 under for the round.
On the 332-yard par-4 17th hole, Thomas reached the green in 2 and sunk a 10-foot putt for birdie. This moved Thomas to 3 under for the round.