Bubba Watson putts well in round one of the Farmers Insurance Open
January 23, 2020
- January 23, 2020
Bubba Watson holes out for eagle at FarmersIn the opening round of the 2020 Farmers Insurance Open, Bubba Watson jars his 100-yard approach to make eagle at the Torrey Pines South Course par-5 18th hole.
Bubba Watson hit 14 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Farmers Insurance Open, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet.
At the 225-yard par-3 11th, Bubba Watson hit a tee shot 214 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 18-foot putt for birdie. This moved Bubba Watson to 1 under for the round.
After a tee shot onto the 227-yard par-3 green 16th, Watson suffered from a tough three-putt for a bogey putting him at even for the round.
On the 443-yard par-4 17th hole, Watson reached the green in 2 and sunk a 17-foot putt for birdie. This moved Watson to 1 under for the round.
At the par-5 18th, Watson chipped in his third shot from 100 yards off the green, scoring a eagle for the hole. This moved Watson to 3 under for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 451-yard par-4 first hole, Watson had a 149 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This was his 3rd under-par hole in a row and moved Watson to 4 under for the round.
On the 615-yard par-5 ninth hole, Watson reached the green in 3 and sunk a 35-inch putt for birdie. This moved Watson to 5 under for the round.