Tommy Fleetwood rebounds from poor front in first round of the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship
February 20, 2020
- February 20, 2020
Tommy Fleetwood sinks 19-foot birdie putt at WGC-MexicoIn the opening round of the 2020 World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, Tommy Fleetwood rolls in a 19-foot putt to make birdie at the par-4 4th hole. This highlight is delivered by PGA TOUR LIVE.
In his first round at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, Tommy Fleetwood hit 8 of 14 fairways and 13 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great back half recovery from a poor front nine. Fleetwood finished his day tied for 14th at 1 under; Rory McIlroy is in 1st at 6 under; Justin Thomas and Bubba Watson are tied for 2nd at 4 under; and Corey Conners, Louis Oosthuizen, Bryson DeChambeau, and Billy Horschel are tied for 4th at 3 under.
After a 305 yard drive on the 406-yard par-4 12th, Tommy Fleetwood chipped his third shot to 6 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Tommy Fleetwood to 1 over for the round.
Fleetwood got a bogey on the 497-yard par-4 14th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Fleetwood to 2 over for the round.
On the par-4 18th, Fleetwood's 126 yard approach to 13 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Fleetwood to 1 over for the round.
After a 293 yard drive on the 316-yard par-4 first, Fleetwood chipped his second shot to 10 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Fleetwood to even-par for the round.
On the 387-yard par-4 second Fleetwood hit his tee shot 367 yards to the green. He ended up two putting for a birdie. This was his 3rd under-par hole in a row and moved Fleetwood to 1 under for the round.
After a tee shot onto the 186-yard par-3 green third, Fleetwood suffered from a tough three-putt for a bogey putting him at even for the round.
On the 506-yard par-4 fourth hole, Fleetwood reached the green in 2 and sunk a 19-foot putt for birdie. This moved Fleetwood to 1 under for the round.