Golf Rules

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Rules of Golf explained: Can I move a penalty area stake if it’s interfering with my shot?
Do golfers have to use a tee when they tee off to start a golf hole?
Rules of Golf explained with John Paramor: My ball is resting against the flagstick – is it holed?
Rules Guy: When hitting from heavy rough, is it permissible to flatten the grass behind the ball with your club?
Rules of Golf explained: I’ve got too many clubs in the bag – how many shots will it cost?
Rules Guy: When a course has removed bunker rakes, can you smooth the sand under your ball before hitting?
Rules of Golf explained with John Paramor: My ball is in an animal hole – do I get free relief?
Where on the golf course can you pick up and clean your golf ball?

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Corona & Golf

Corona & Golf

Everything on how corona is affecting golf, in your area and for the pros

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What you need to know about clubs, bags and other equipment



Results of the tours



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Rules of Golf explained: My putt has hit another ball on the green – is there a penalty?
Rules Guy: Can you take relief from an immovable obstruction in a penalty area?
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