Strong putting brings Sungjae Im an even-par round three of the CJ CUP @ SHADOW CREEK
October 17, 2020
- October 17, 2020
Sungjae Im’s nice chip leads to birdie at THE CJ CUP
In the second round of THE CJ CUP @ SHADOW CREEK 2020, Sungjae Im gets up-and-down from just off the green to make birdie at the par-5 7th hole. This highlight is delivered by PGA TOUR LIVE.
Sungjae Im hit 11 of 18 greens in regulation during his third round at the CJ CUP @ SHADOW CREEK, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Im finished his day tied for 58th at 3 over; Russell Henley is in 1st at 15 under; Jason Kokrak, Lanto Griffin, Talor Gooch, and Xander Schauffele are tied for 2nd at 12 under; and Justin Thomas, Jason Day, and Tyrrell Hatton are tied for 6th at 10 under.
After a drive to the left intermediate rough on the 437-yard par-4 10th hole, Sungjae Im had a 137 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Sungjae Im to 1 under for the round.
On the 324-yard par-4 11th hole, Im hit his first tee shot to trouble having to take a drop and hit his second to the Right Rough. He eventually got on the green in 4 and had a one-putt bogey, bringing Im to even for the round.
On the par-4 12th, Im's 82 yard approach to 1 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Im to 1 under for the round.
On the 493-yard par-4 14th, Im had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Im to even-par for the round.
After a 331 yard drive on the 622-yard par-5 16th, Im chipped his third shot to 3 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Im to 1 under for the round.
On the 581-yard par-5 fourth hole, Im reached the green in 3 and sunk a 33-inch putt for birdie. This moved Im to 2 under for the round.
On his second stroke on the 507-yard par-4 sixth, Im went into the native area and proceeded to hit his next shot to the left rough leading to his triple bogey. He hit his sixth onto the green and had a one-putt to finish the hole. This moved Im to 1 over for the round.