In the second round of the 2019 Mayakoba Golf Classic, Adam Long struggles during his first nine, but bounces back with five birdies in-a-row in his final stretch.
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Matt Kuchar returns to Mexico looking to defend his Mayakoba Golf Classic title. Joining Kuchar at El Camaleon GC are Mexico’s own Abraham Ancer, who has two straight top-25 results at Mayakoba, plus early-season winners Joaquin Niemann, Sebastian Munoz, Lanto Griffin and Brendon Todd. Presidents Cup participants Jason Day and Adam Hadwin are also in the field. A U.S-born player has won all but one event at Mayakoba – who will win this year?
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In This Story: Mexico
Mexico became an independent nation state after the successful Mexican War of Independence against Spain in 1821.
Mexico is a developing country, but has the world’s 15th-largest economy by nominal GDP and the 11th-largest by PPP, with the United States being its largest economic partner. Since 2006, a conflict between the government and drug trafficking syndicates has led to over 120,000 deaths.
Mexico receives a significant number of tourists every year; in 2018, it was the 6th most-visited country in the world, with 39 million international arrivals.