Tiger Woods Feeling ‘Stronger’ Forward Of PGA Championship
Comply with all of the motion as Rory McIlroy takes a one-shot lead into the second spherical of the PGA Championship at Southern Hills.
The Northern Irishman lastly obtained off to the flying begin he’s been lacking on the majors lately, with a spectacular spherical of 65 giving him a slender benefit over a powerful chasing pack. Will Zalatoris and Tom Hoge begin the day one again, whereas Justin Thomas, Xander Schauffele and Matt Kuchar are among the many different notable names in shut pursuit.
Scottie Scheffler was the pre-tournament favorite after his Masters win however the American’s disappointing opening spherical of 71 leaves him six photographs again. There was little fortune for world No 2 Jon Rahm both as a spherical of 73 all however eradicated his possibilities of profitable a second main. Tiger Woods made a promising begin however tailed off badly as his iron-play wavered and the 15-time main champion is now preventing to make the reduce.
Comply with all of the motion dwell beneath:
Stable play from Brooks Koepka who’s having an honest entrance 9. He picks up birdies on the third and the par-5 fifth to maneuver as much as (+2), two-under for the day.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 17:35
There’s a little bit of frustration from Jon Rahm (+2) as he leaves his birdie putt on the third in need of the outlet. It was an opportunity to get again the shot he dropped with a bogey on the second.
Joaquin Niemann (-4) completes his first 9 holes with a par on the 18th to hit the flip two-under for the day.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 17:30
As one Irishman struggles one other is flourishing. Seamus Energy (-1) steadily labored his manner via the entrance 9 at stage par however birdies on the tenth and the thirteenth places him beneath par for the match.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 17:20
Oh sure! Beautiful putt from Joaquin Niemann to roll his birdie putt in on the 370 yard par-4 seventeenth. He’s again to inside one shot of the lead.
Shane Lowry (+1) is having a shocker. He picked up a bogey on the second and follows that up with a double bogey on the fourth having left his third shot within the sand.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 17:15
Justin Thomas (-4) has been very composed since his drop shot on the 14th. He’s since recorded seven consecutive pars with no nice likelihood to make birdie. It isn’t straightforward on the market with the wind gusting however he’s making it look so.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 17:09
Oof! Jon Rahm. After a gap 9 holes with a gentle one-under par, the Spaniard bombs his drive on the primary gap 418-yards proper into the center of the green. He follows it up with a wedge to inside a foot then knocks it in for an additional birdie.
Rahm’s (+1) two-under as we speak and beginning to construct a little bit of momentum.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 17:03
Bernd Wiesberger is slowly making a transfer. He’s three-under via six holes as we speak and is again within the purple at (-1). He’s going alongside very properly certainly and is one to control.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 16:56
Contrasting fortunes for Tommy Fleetwood on 13 and 14. He makes effective birdie on the par-5 however is wayward off the tee on the following gap and provides the shot straight again. He’s nonetheless one-under for the day although.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 16:53
After a run of 5 first rate holes with two birdies and three pars Joaquin Niemann picks up a bogey on the par-4 fifteenth to drop again to (-3).
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 16:48
Sensible from Rahm (+2) who dinks his chip out of the bunker on 18 and leaves it inside 5 toes to avoid wasting par. Scottie Scheffler (+1) leaves his birdie putt brief however Collin Morikawa (+3) bogeys after discovering the water and taking a drop.
Michael Jones20 Might 2022 16:44