SAN DIEGO– Following 4 birdies via his initial 6 openings, Ryan Palmer figured he was heading in the best instructions on the leaderboard however with no scoreboards on the North Course at Torrey Pines he could not understand for certain.
“I almost looked at my phone to look, but I said just don’t, we’ll see when we get done,” he confessed. “I recognized it was close [to the lead].”
Seven birdies (as well as one unfortunate bogey at the 18 th opening) later on, Palmer authorized for a 62 as well as a two-stroke lead over Brandt Snedeker at the Farmers Insurance Open.
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Earlier in the week, Palmer claimed he intended to fire 2 under each round to offer himself an opportunity today, however he had not been amazed he had the ability to go short on the North Course, having actually published a the same 62 in Round 2 at the occasion in2006 But his partnership with the North Course hasn’t constantly been cozy as well as blurry.
” I fired 77 on that particular fairway the year afterwards , to make sure that’s why I went away from this competition for [several] years,” Palmer chuckled.
Palmer went back to Torrey Pines in 2018 as well as shed a playoff to Jason Day on a South Course he discovered a lot more to his taste.
“We came back fine in ’18 to play it and I found the golf course I liked. A tough golf course on the South plays to my game right now,” he claimed.