2021 Zozo Championship tee times: Second-round groupings for Thursday night

Hideki Matsuyama hits out of a bunker during the first round of the 2021 Zozo Championship in Japan

Hideki Matsuyama is trying to capture a title in front of his loyal fans at this week's Zozo Championship.

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The 2021 Zozo Championship continues late Thursday night, Oct. 21, in Japan. You can find full Round 2 tee times for the tournament at the bottom of this post.

Notable groupings for Zozo Championship Round 2

After taking his superstardom in Japan to the next level by winning the 2021 Masters, Hideki Matsuyama came up just short of medaling in the Tokyo Olympics. But Matsuyama has another chance to win on Japanese soil at this week’s Zozo Championship, and with one round complete, he’s off to a great start.

Matsuyama made six birdies in a bogey-free opening-round 64, tying him for second place with Joaquin Niemann, just one shot back of early leader and fellow Japanese pro Hiroshi Iwata.

Hideki Matsuyama hits his second shot on the 15th hole during the first round of the Zozo Championship
Hideki Matsuyama, Joaquin Niemann 1 back after opening round of Zozo Championship
By: Josh Berhow

For the second round, Matsuyama will tee off in the early wave at 8:03 p.m. ET Thursday night, once again playing alongside C.T. Pan and Xander Schauffele.

Other notable groupings for the second round include Rickie Fowler, Ryan Palmer and Harry Higgs (9:20 p.m. ET); Keegan Bradley, Tommy Fleetwood and Naoyuki Kataoka (8:58 p.m. ET); and Carlos Ortiz, Joaquin Niemann and Will Zalatoris (7:52 p.m. ET).

Check out complete second-round tee times for the 2021 Zozo Championship below.

2021 Zozo Championship Round 2 tee times (All times ET)

Tee No. 1

7:30 p.m. – James Hahn, Tyler McCumber, Takumi Kanaya
7:41 p.m. – Wyndham Clark, Matthew NeSmith, Ryo Hisatsune
7:52 p.m. – K.H. Lee, Brendon Todd, Charley Hoffman
8:03 p.m. – Branden Grace, Sebastián Muñoz, Wesley Bryan
8:14 p.m. – Mackenzie Hughes, Matt Wallace, Rikuya Hoshino
8:25 p.m. – Chesson Hadley, Hiroshi Iwata, Scott Vincent
8:36 p.m. – Brendan Steele, Doc Redman, Ryutaro Nagano
8:47 p.m. – Troy Merritt, Doug Ghim, Shaun Norris
8:58 p.m. – Keegan Bradley, Tommy Fleetwood, Naoyuki Kataoka
9:09 p.m. – Erik van Rooyen, Collin Morikawa, Garrick Higgo
9:20 p.m. – Ryan Palmer, Rickie Fowler, Harry Higgs
9:31 p.m. – Kyle Stanley, Peter Malnati, Shugo Imahira
9:42 p.m. – Emiliano Grillo, Kramer Hickok, Chan Kim

Tee No. 10

7:30 p.m. – Ryuji Imada, Roger Sloan, Ryosuke Kinoshita
7:41 p.m. – Alex Noren, Maverick McNealy, Keita Nakajima
7:52 p.m. – Carlos Ortiz, Joaquin Niemann, Will Zalatoris
8:03 p.m. – Hideki Matsuyama, C.T. Pan, Xander Schauffele
8:14 p.m. – Pat Perez, Henrik Norlander, Naoto Nakanishi
8:25 p.m. – Cameron Tringale, Brandon Hagy, Yuki Inamori
8:47 p.m. – Jhonattan Vegas, Luke List, Jinichiro Kozuma
9:09 p.m. – Si Woo Kim, Sung Kang, Adam Long
9:20 p.m. – Matt Jones, Robert Streb, Lanto Griffin
9:31 p.m. – Satoshi Kodaira, Chris Kirk, Tomoharu Otsuki
9:42 p.m. – Bill Haas, Tom Hoge, Ryuichi Oiwa

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