DAY ONE: Debutant Carlos Ortiz leads the way at the LIV Golf Portland Invitational
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Mexico's Carlos Ortiz leads the way after day one of the Portland LIV Golf Invitational at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club with an impressive 5-under taking a 1-shot lead in his debut appearance.
Laying just one shot behind is America’s Dustin Johnson after carding a 68. 4 Aces teammate Pat Perez is one position further back tied third on 3-under.
Ortiz, winner of four professional tournaments worldwide, has been a standout since turning pro in 2014. He has spent 80 weeks of his career ranked in the top 100 and reached 44th in the world in February 2021. The currently sits 119 in the world rankings.