Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English
News18 » India
1-min read

Wi grabs early lead at Bay Hill

Charlie Wi shot a six-under-par in the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

News18test sharma |

Updated:March 23, 2012, 3:36 PM IST
facebookTwitter Pocket whatsapp
Wi grabs early lead at Bay Hill
Charlie Wi shot a six-under-par in the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Orlando: South Korea's Charlie Wi took the early clubhouse lead in the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Thursday after firing a fine six-under-par 66 at Bay Hill.

Wi mixed seven birdies with a bogey on the par-four eighth hole for a two-stroke lead over American Nick Watney at the penultimate tour event before the April 5-8 Masters.

Former world number one Tiger Woods and England's Justin Rose were among a pack of golfers sitting three shots back of Wi after posting scores of 69.

"I didn't really do anything great today. I was just solid all day," said Woods.

"I drove the ball well, hit my irons decent and putted allright. I had two three-putts but also made a couple of bombs out there."

Anthony Kim (69), who started on the back nine, had the most eventful opening round among the early starters as his scorecard featured five birdies, a hole-in-one on the 200-yard par-three 17th and four bogeys.

Phil Mickelson, aiming to find his form in time to push for a fourth Masters triumph, shot a one-over 73 with double-bogeys on the third and 18th holes.

"It wasn't the greatest round. I had a middle stretch there of four holes where I played five-over. So I fought back hard to get back to one over," Mickelson told reporters.

"But if I can come out tomorrow and get a hot round, I can get right back in it for the weekend," he said.

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Read full article
Next Story
Next Story

facebookTwitter Pocket whatsapp

Live TV

Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results