Bubba Watson shoots 1-over 72 in round two of the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship
February 21, 2020
- February 21, 2020
McIlroy dominates at altitude, DJ's crazy line and Bubba's chip-inIn The Takeaway, Teryn Gregson recaps the World Golf Championships- Mexico Championship, where Rory McIlroy proved he likes playing at altitude, the high elevation allowed Dustin Johnson to take a crazy line at the driveable par 4 and Bubba Watson trails by two thanks to a chip-in.
Bubba Watson hit 13 of 18 greens in regulation during his second round at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, finishing at 3 under for the tournament. Watson finished his day tied for 11th at 3 under; Bryson DeChambeau is in 1st at 11 under; Patrick Reed and Erik van Rooyen are tied for 2nd at 10 under; and Hideki Matsuyama and Justin Thomas are tied for 4th at 9 under.
On the 450-yard par-4 10th hole, Watson reached the green in 2 and sunk a 20-foot putt for birdie. This moved Watson to 1 under for the round.
At the 497-yard par-4 14th, Watson got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 6 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Watson to even for the round.
On the 575-yard par-5 15th, Watson had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Watson to 1 under for the round.
On the 403-yard par-4 16th, Watson had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Watson to even-par for the round.
Watson got a bogey on the 316-yard par-4 first, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Watson to 1 over for the round.
Watson had a 351-yard drive to the left rough. He ended up getting on the green in 3 and two putting for a bogey on the 387-yard par-4 second. This moved Watson to 2 over for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 445-yard par-4 fifth hole, Watson had a 104 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Watson to 1 over for the round.