Matt Kuchar posted opening round 64 to take the lead after the first day of the 2020 The Genesis Invitational. The American carded seven birdies without dropping a shot and leads at seven under par. Five players shares second place at four under par, three behind the leader.
First round leaderboard:
Matt Kuchar already has a win this year. In January he won the SMBC Singapore Open, part of the Asian Tour tournaments calendar.
Tiger Woods arrived at Riviera CC as one of the favorites for the win. Former world number one played the course with 69 strokes on day one. As a result Woods shares 17th place at two under par.
Good start in the tournament for world number one Rory McIlroy. He sits tied for 7th at three under par.