Xinjun Zhang shoots 6-over 78 in round four of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 08, 2020
- March 08, 2020
Tyrrell Hatton in front by two after 54 holes at Arnold PalmerIn the third round of the 2020 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Tyrrell Hatton outlasted the competition and took the lead over Marc Leishman and Rory McIlroy heading into Sunday.
Xinjun Zhang hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his final round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, finishing at 10 over for the tournament. Zhang finished his day tied for 52nd at 10 over; Tyrrell Hatton is in 1st at 4 under; Marc Leishman is in 2nd at 3 under; and Sungjae Im is in 3rd at 2 under.
On the 590-yard par-5 fourth, Zhang reached the green in 3 and sunk a 33-foot putt for birdie. This put Zhang at 1 under for the round.
After a 289 yard drive on the 460-yard par-4 eighth, Zhang chipped his third shot to 5 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Zhang to even for the round.
On the 480-yard par-4 ninth, Zhang had a double bogey after hitting the green in 4 and two putting, moving Zhang to 2 over for the round.
On the 574-yard par-5 12th hole, Zhang reached the green in 3 and had a three-putt after missing a 7 feet putt he finished with a 3-putt bogey, putting him at 5 over for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 370-yard par-4 13th hole, Zhang had a 111 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Zhang to 4 over for the round.
At the 467-yard par-4 15th, Zhang got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 4 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Zhang to 5 over for the round.
At the 511-yard par-5 16th, Zhang got on in 2 and missed his birdie putt from 5 feet to finish with a 3-putt par. This left Zhang to 5 over for the round.
On the 221-yard par-3 17th, Zhang's his chip went 28 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 6 over for the round.