Hideki Matsuyama shoots 1-over 73 in round two of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 06, 2020
- March 06, 2020
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In his second round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Hideki Matsuyama hit 11 of 14 fairways and 9 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 2 under for the tournament. Matsuyama finished his day tied for 17th at 2 under; Sung Kang and Tyrrell Hatton are tied for 1st at 7 under; Danny Lee is in 3rd at 6 under; and Rory McIlroy, Harris English, and Sungjae Im are tied for 4th at 5 under.
Matsuyama got a bogey on the 400-yard par-4 10th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Matsuyama to 1 over for the round.
On the 215-yard par-3 14th, Matsuyama hit the green off the tee but had a three-putt after missing a putt from 8-feet for a par and finished with a bogey. This put Matsuyama at 2 over for the round.
On the 467-yard par-4 15th, Matsuyama had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Matsuyama to 3 over for the round.
On the 511-yard par-5 16th, Matsuyama had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Matsuyama to 2 over for the round.
On the 231-yard par-3 second, Matsuyama's tee shot went 212 yards to the left side of the fairway and his chip went 13 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 3 over for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 434-yard par-4 third hole, Matsuyama chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Matsuyama to 2 over for the round.
On the 390-yard par-4 fifth hole, Matsuyama reached the green in 2 and sunk a 14-foot putt for birdie. This moved Matsuyama to 1 over for the round.