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Couples’ Hole-Out Birdie Highlights First-Round 72

Freddie Couples opened the 2018 edition of the Masters with an even-par 72. The 58-year old finished his first day at Augusta National with three bogeys offset by three birdies, highlighted by a hole-out gain from the bunker on No. 12.

Couples, the winner of the 1992 Masters Tournament, is tied for 21st.

FREDDIE’S STATS
Driving: 285 yards
Fairways: 64.3% (9/14)
Greens: 50% (9/18)
Putts Per GIR: 3.000
To Par: 3 Birdies, 12 Pars, 3 Bogeys


Credit: Masters.com


Jeff Smith

Jeff is a writer and content producer for Pro Golf Weekly. He is working on a book, documenting the 2017 and 2018 seasons on the major golf tours.

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