Phil Mickelson shoots 3-over 75 in round one of the PLAYERS Championship
March 12, 2020
- March 12, 2020
Phil Mickelson’s short game leads to birdie at THE PLAYERSIn the opening round of THE PLAYERS Championship 2020, Phil Mickelson lands chips his second from a greenside hill within 7 feet of the cup at the par-4 12th hole. He would make the putt for birdie. This highlight is delivered by PGA TOUR LIVE.
Phil Mickelson hit 9 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the PLAYERS Championship, finishing at 3 over for the tournament. Mickelson finished his round tied for 87th at 3 over; Hideki Matsuyama is in 1st at 9 under; Christiaan Bezuidenhout is in 2nd at 7 under; and Cameron Champ and Harris English are tied for 3rd at 6 under.
After a 294 yard drive on the 302-yard par-4 12th, Mickelson chipped his second shot to 7 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Mickelson to even for the round.
After a 289 yard drive on the 481-yard par-4 14th, Mickelson chipped his third shot to 4 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Mickelson to 1 over for the round.
On the 470-yard par-4 15th, Mickelson had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Mickelson to 2 over for the round.
After a 307 yard drive on the 523-yard par-5 16th, Mickelson chipped his third shot to 2 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Mickelson to 1 over for the round.
Mickelson got a bogey on the 462-yard par-4 18th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Mickelson to 2 over for the round.