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Rahm, McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Morikawa take up positions

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Rit is strange that Phil Mickelson be coldly received on his birthday on the first day of a US Open, but the American public was hesitant with his idol and was more moved by the good shots of Rory McIlroy or with the tremendous putt of Matt Fitzpatrick in the 12.

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maybe with Dustin Johnsonwhich started much more successful, end up making an exception, as there are too many international players at the top of the ranking of the quintessential national tournament. Jon Rahmthe current champion of the tournament, came out reinforced with his 69 strokes (-1), while the best in the first round was the Canadian Adam Hadwin (66).

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The platoon of followers is headed by the aforementioned McIlroy, who makes merits for win a ‘major’ eight years later. If you had to bet right now on a player for the final victory, you would have to do it for him, because he has the game and the confidence to stay solid until the end. And if necessary, he would probably fight on the final day like in the last Masters, which he closed with 64 shots. The curious fact is that the Northern Irish signed 67 shots in his start at Brookline, the same as he did in the first round in the four majors he has won.

Jon Rahmwhose ball was swiped at the 18th hole by two children, brought out his best repertoire in the first part of the course and was forced to make recoveries in the second section. “It seems that Seve has gone down and played the last two holes for me”, said the Basque at the end of a round that ended with his fist raised after putting a long-distance putt on 18. On 17 he almost made birdie after a very bad start. In any case, the sensations left by the ‘Lion of Barrika’ were quite good. The important fact is that Jon is the one who won the most shots off the tee on Thursday. His game is on a very good path.

Sergio Garcíawho arrived in Boston just 20 hours before the start of his return due to personal problems, suffered in the first nine holes and today the cut will be played after making 74. Adri Arnaus It will be more complicated after signing 76. The Catalan comes from a good streak of play, but the first day of the US Open did not go as he would have liked.



Source: www.marca.com

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