Kurt Kitayama shoots 1-over 71 in round three of the Honda Classic
February 29, 2020
- February 29, 2020
Kurt Kitayama’s 24-foot birdie putt at HondaIn the opening round of The Honda Classic 2020, Kurt Kitayama sinks a 24-foot birdie putt on the par-3 5th hole.
In his third round at the Honda Classic, Kurt Kitayama hit 7 of 14 fairways and 10 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 2 over for the tournament. Kitayama finished his day tied for 33rd at 2 over; Tommy Fleetwood is in 1st at 5 under; Brendan Steele is in 2nd at 4 under; and Lee Westwood and Luke Donald are tied for 3rd at 3 under.
On the 538-yard par-5 third hole, Kitayama reached the green in 3 and sunk a 5-foot putt for birdie. This moved Kitayama to 1 under for the round.
Kitayama tee shot went 193 yards to the right rough and his approach went 37 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey, bringing Kitayama to even-par for the round.
Kitayama got a bogey on the 427-yard par-4 eighth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Kitayama to 1 over for the round.
At the 421-yard par-4 ninth, Kitayama's tee shot went 292 yards to the fairway bunker, his second shot went 125 yards to the right intermediate rough, and his chip went 26 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved Kitayama to 2 over for the round.
On the 556-yard par-5 18th hole, Kitayama reached the green in 3 and sunk a 9-foot putt for birdie. This moved Kitayama to 1 over for the round.