He is now one shot behind leader Louis Oosthuizen. "I like the course, it kind of suits my strengths". "I'm taking that attitude into the rounds, as well". Then, the more greens you hit, you get more chances.
Defending champion Dustin Johnson opened with a 69.
"To be honest, I'm actually relaxed now". "To play as well as I did and shoot a great score against the world's best players and to be right up there, I'm just delighted". "I really kind of started on Tuesday, wasn't swinging it very well, and then yesterday I just was hitting it terrible". This is such a big event.
Xander Schauffele also was at 65, while Rafael Cabrera Bello and Kiradech Aphibarnrat were at 66.
Victor of the 2010 Open Championship, South African Oosthuizen opened with a seven-under-par 64 in Mexico on Thursday. The top six on the leaderboard came from South Africa, England, India, Spain and Thailand. Johnson found that out on No. 14, his fifth hole of the round.
Schauffele had six birdies in his 65.
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"I had some really good holes, I had some really bad holes", Johnson said.
"I was struggling with it on Monday and put in some work the last two days". But I did putt pretty well.
Since missing the cut at the Phoenix Open four weeks ago, Spieth has made steady improvements.
The dropped shot moved him from 3-under and a share of eighth to 2-under and T13 though the tricky nature of the course means anything under par on day one was well earned.
Last week's Honda Classic victor, Justin Thomas, never found his rhythm in the opening round and signed for a 1-over 72to be T39. He opened with a 72, leaving him eight shots out of the lead. "So I was very happy with the way I drove the ball", he said. Let's take a look at the players who will rise to the top of this elite field.
Rahm has pledged $3,000 for every eagle and $1,000 for every birdie to relief efforts from the natural disaster in Mexico. The 24-year-old, who ranks 164th in putting strokes gained in 2018, cost himself 1.55 strokes on the green in the first round at Club de Golf Chapultepec. With AP Photos.Louis Oosthuizen made a short eagle putt late in his round and made birdies on two of the short par 4s for a 7-under 64 to lead the Mexico Championship. "And I proved to myself that I can roll it, so I'll just do the same things that I've been doing", he said. "But I kept believing that someday it will happen".