Brooks Koepka leads the route after a faultless opening 66 place him in conflict for an amazing fourth significant title in his last seven begins.
Koepka was the main player not to card a solitary intruder on the very first moment, however was denied the out and out lead by a dazzling completion from countryman Bryson DeChambeau.
Creeks Koepka possesses the majors. Bryson DeChambeau will undoubtedly begin winning them soon. The two golfers singed Augusta National Golf Club on Thursday evening, shooting coordinating 66s to share the first-round lead at the Masters.
DeChambeau topped his round by barely missing a bird on the standard 4 18. His second shot from 195 yards struck the flagstick right on target however the ball shook out and he tapped in for birdie. He additionally shot 31 on the back, shutting with four successive birdies.
DeChambeau, the Tour’s most diagnostic player, is positioned 6th on the planet. He’s won five PGA Tour occasions since the late spring of 2017.
Downpour dumped on Augusta National on Monday and Tuesday and the course come up short on its run of the mill fire. While the early starters attempted to pick up force, the evening wave poured on the birdies. The best five players, including Ian Poulter and World No. 2 Dustin Johnson at 68 all began at 1:05 or later.
Tiger Woods shot 70, drove well however missed six putts inside 10 feet and wasted open doors on Augusta’s four standard 5s, playing them 1-under.
DeChambeau, playing in just his second Masters, realizes the course can turn troublesome and quit yielding birdies.