Christiaan Bezuidenhout putts well in round one of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 05, 2020
- March 05, 2020
In his first round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Christiaan Bezuidenhout hit 10 of 14 fairways and 13 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great day on the green leaving no misses on putts within 10 feet. Bezuidenhout finished his day tied for 5th at 4 under; Matt Every is in 1st at 7 under; Rory McIlroy is in 2nd at 6 under; and Scottie Scheffler and Talor Gooch are tied for 3rd at 5 under.
On the par-4 11th, Christiaan Bezuidenhout's 186 yard approach to 4 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Christiaan Bezuidenhout to 1 under for the round.
On the 574-yard par-5 12th hole, Bezuidenhout reached the green in 3 and sunk a 4-foot putt for birdie. This moved Bezuidenhout to 2 under for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 370-yard par-4 13th hole, Bezuidenhout had a 116 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This was his 3rd under-par hole in a row and moved Bezuidenhout to 3 under for the round.
On the par-5 16th, Bezuidenhout's approach shot set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Bezuidenhout to 4 under for the round.
On the 221-yard par-3 17th, Bezuidenhout's his chip went 25 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 3 under for the round.
Bezuidenhout hit his tee shot into the fairway bunker, he hit his next shot to the green and got down for birdie on par-4 fifth. This moved Bezuidenhout to 4 under for the round.