Collin Morikawa shoots 1-over 72 in round three of the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship
February 22, 2020
- February 22, 2020
Collin Morikawa sinks a 30-foot birdie on No. 7 in Round 1 at WGC-MexicoIn the opening round of the 2020 World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, Collin Morikawa drains a 30-foot putt to make birdie at the par-3 7th hole.
In his third round at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, Collin Morikawa hit 9 of 14 fairways and 13 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Morikawa finished his day tied for 41st at 1 over; Justin Thomas is in 1st at 15 under; Patrick Reed and Erik van Rooyen are tied for 2nd at 14 under; and Bryson DeChambeau, Rory McIlroy, and Jon Rahm are tied for 4th at 11 under.
After a drive to the right rough on the 316-yard par-4 first hole, Morikawa chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Morikawa to 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 fourth, Morikawa's 186 yard approach to 4 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Morikawa to 2 under for the round.
At the 445-yard par-4 fifth, Morikawa got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 7 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Morikawa to 1 under for the round.
Morikawa got a bogey on the 450-yard par-4 10th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Morikawa to even-par for the round.
Morikawa tee shot went 134 yards to the intermediate rough, his second shot was a drop, and his approach went 38 yards to the green where he had a one-putt for bogey, bringing Morikawa to 1 over for the round.