Jason Day Ties Course Record in Round 1 at The Players

May 12, 2016; Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, USA; Jason Day hits his tee shot on the 12th hole during the first round of the 2016 Players Championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass - Stadium Course. Mandatory Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

Jason Day dominated early on Thursday at The Players with a nine under 63. Day came out of the gates hot with birdies on the first three holes he played after teeing off of number 10. The Aussie only managed to hit 8 of 14 fairways, but hit 15 of 18 greens in a remarkable round.

This approach at the first moved him to 5 under for the day.

He added another birdie on the 7th to take the lead:

Then finished his round with an unreal bunker shot:

Photo: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

Written by BP Staff

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