At the TPC Boston course Jon Rahm fired a five-under 66 and took the lead of two-shot lead in the Dell Championship as No. 2 players of the world Jordan Spieth and Justin Rose of England charged up the leader board.
Rahm the newcomer in the US PGA Tour, who is also ranked fifth in the world, showed a great performance on the day, he shot an opening round 67 for nine-under 133. He did this at the halfway stage of the 2017 PGA Tour’s playoffs’ second.
Adam Hadwin, 65 from Canada, Paul Casey 65 Englishman and Kyle Stanley 68 from America and Kevin Streelman 65 at seven under are tied for second.
Phil Mickelson (67) for sixth is in a group of four tied at six-under 136. He is one shot ahead of Rose and Spieth, who both rebounded. They made the comeback from one-over 72s and shoot 65s in the first round yesterday morning. The defending champion of the championship Rory McIlroy misses the cut as he shot a three-over 74.
And this was not just the one for Justine Rose. Rose suffered another missed cut and this time at the US PGA Championships that held at the Quail Hollow Club.
The former pupil of Robert May never regained his control over the game after shooting a five over par 76. He did this on the very first day of the tournament; it included a double bogey on the back nine and three bogeys.
On the second day of the event, Rose started from the 10th hole and he got to the turn in part, but gain made the mistake and dropped another shot to finish with a 72.
This shot made him 14 shots short from the leading pair Kevin Kisner and Hideki Matsuyama after two rounds.