MARANA, Ariz. – GolfChannel.com senior writer Randall Mell is at the Ritz Carlton Golf Club at Dove Mountain for the opening round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. He is providing a running blog for the 1:25 p.m. ET match between (1) Phil Mickelson and (16) Brendan Jones. Follow him on twitter (@RandallMell) for more updates or for complete scoring of all 32 matches, click here.
Mell, a senior writer, is a 30-year veteran and covers the PGA and LPGA tours for Golf Channel.