Matt Jones shoots 1-over 73 in round three of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 07, 2020
- March 07, 2020
Matt Jones birdies No. 6 at Arnold PalmerIn the third round of the 2020 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Matt Jones lands his 137-yard approach 12 feet from the cup at the par-5 6th hole. He would make the putt for birdie.
In his third round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Matt Jones hit 10 of 14 fairways and 7 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at even-par for the tournament. Jones finished his day tied for 9th at even par; Tyrrell Hatton is in 1st at 6 under; Marc Leishman and Rory McIlroy are tied for 2nd at 4 under; and Christiaan Bezuidenhout, Sungjae Im, Danny Lee, and Harris English are tied for 4th at 3 under.
On the 231-yard par-3 second, Jones's tee shot went 200 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 20 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 434-yard par-4 third hole, Jones chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Jones to even-par for the round.
On the par-5 sixth, Jones's approach shot set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Jones to 1 under for the round.
Jones got a bogey on the 480-yard par-4 ninth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Jones to 1 over for the round.
On the 574-yard par-5 12th, Jones had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Jones to even for the round.
Jones's tee shot went 256 yards to the fairway bunker, his third shot went 26 yards to the fringe, and his chip went 8 yards to the green where he had a one-putt for bogey on the 467-yard par-4 15th. This moved Jones to 1 over for the round.
At the 511-yard par-5 16th, Jones got on in 2 and missed his birdie putt from 4 feet to finish with a 3-putt par. This left Jones to 1 over for the round.