Hideki Matsuyama shoots 2-over 74 in round three of the Farmers Insurance Open
January 25, 2020
- January 25, 2020
Hideki Matsuyama sticks approach to set up tap-in birdie at FarmersIn the third round of the 2020 Farmers Insurance Open, Hideki Matsuyama hits his 75-yard approach inside 2 feet from the cup, setting up a tap-in birdie at the par-5 13th hole. This highlight is delivered by PGA TOUR LIVE.
Hideki Matsuyama hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his third round at the Farmers Insurance Open, finishing at 2 under for the tournament. Matsuyama finished his day tied for 50th at 2 under; Jon Rahm is in 1st at 12 under; Ryan Palmer is in 2nd at 11 under; and Rory McIlroy, Harry Higgs, Cameron Champ, and Sung Kang are tied for 3rd at 9 under.
After a tee shot at the 201-yard par-3 third green, Matsuyama suffered from a tough three-putt after missing a putt from 7-feet for a par and finished with a bogey. This put Matsuyama at 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the fairway on the 490-yard par-4 fourth hole, Matsuyama had a 214 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the bogey. This moved Matsuyama to 2 over for the round.
After a drive to right rough on the par-5 sixth, Matsuyama hit his 107 yard approach to 5 feet, setting himself up for a birdie. This moved Matsuyama to 1 over for the round.
At the 177-yard par-3 eighth, Matsuyama hit a tee shot 177 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 23-foot putt for birdie. This moved Matsuyama to even for the round.
On the 225-yard par-3 11th, Matsuyama's tee shot went 217 yards to the left rough and his chip went 5 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
At the 505-yard par-4 12th, Matsuyama got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 3 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Matsuyama to 2 over for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 621-yard par-5 13th hole, Matsuyama hit an approach shot from 75 yards to 2 feet, setting himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Matsuyama to 1 over for the round.
Matsuyama his chip went 22 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey, bringing Matsuyama to 2 over for the round.