Become A Rules Guru (No.7)Ball Moved During Search
Friday 23rd November 2018
Rules of Golf 2019
The Rules in 2019 will help players avoid unnecessary penalties when it comes to searching for their ball.
Under Rule 7.4, if a player accidentally moves his or her ball while searching for it, there will be no penalty. In addition, under new Rule 7.3 a player will be able to mark, lift and identify their ball without needing first to announce this intention to another person.
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