Anirban Lahiri shoots 2-under 69 in round one of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 10, 2021
- June 10, 2021
Anirban Lahiri hit 9 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, finishing at 2 under for the tournament. Lahiri finished his day tied for 31st at 2 under; Wes Roach is in 1st at 7 under; Erik van Rooyen, Chesson Hadley, Dustin Johnson, and Doc Redman are tied for 2nd at 6 under; and Jhonattan Vegas is in 6th at 5 under.
At the 595-yard par-5 second, Lahiri got on in 2 and missed his birdie putt from 5 feet to finish with a 3-putt par. This left Lahiri to even for the round.
On the 360-yard par-4 third hole, Lahiri reached the green in 2 and sunk a 12-foot putt for birdie. This moved Lahiri to 1 under for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the native area, Lahiri hit his next to the left side of the fairway and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 520-yard par-4 sixth. This moved Lahiri to even-par for the round.
After a drive to the right rough on the 510-yard par-4 ninth hole, Lahiri chipped in his fourth from 5 yards, carding a par for the hole. This kept Lahiri at even for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 465-yard par-4 13th hole, Lahiri had a 135 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Lahiri to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 445-yard par-4 18th hole, Lahiri chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Lahiri to 2 under for the round.