Martin Laird putts well in round one of the Farmers Insurance Open
January 23, 2020
- January 23, 2020
Martin Laird nearly aces No. 8 at FarmersIn the opening round of the 2020 Farmers Insurance Open, Martin Laird nearly jars his 177-yard tee shot, landing his ball inside a foot of the cup, setting up a tap-in birdie at the Torrey Pines South Course par-3 8th hole.
In his first round at the Farmers Insurance Open, Martin Laird hit 8 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great day on the green leaving no misses on putts within 10 feet.
On the 389-yard par-4 second hole, Martin Laird reached the green in 2 and sunk a 16-foot putt for birdie. This moved Martin Laird to 1 under for the round.
On the 201-yard par-3 third, Laird's his chip went 24 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even-par for the round.
At the 177-yard par-3 eighth, Laird hit a tee shot 177 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 1-foot putt for birdie. This moved Laird to 1 under for the round.
After a 316 yard drive on the 615-yard par-5 ninth, Laird chipped his third shot to 6 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Laird to 2 under for the round.
At the 225-yard par-3 11th, Laird hit a tee shot 217 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 5-foot putt for birdie. This moved Laird to 3 under for the round.
On his tee stroke on the 505-yard par-4 12th, Laird went into the fairway bunker and proceeded to hit his next shot to the left rough leading to his bogey. He hit his third onto the green and had a two-putt to finish the hole. This moved Laird to 2 under for the round.
Laird got a bogey on the 480-yard par-4 15th, getting on the green in 4 and one putting, moving Laird to 1 under for the round.