Pace of Play, Slow Play
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Golf’s new rulebook has been published and will take effect on Jan. 1. The changes – more than 30 in all – were originally announced in March 2017, and the USGA and R&A received more than 30,000 pieces of feedback.
The secondary cut - introduced in 2008 to address large fields after the 36-hole cut and pace of play - has become increasingly unpopular.
Francesco Molinari's victory in The Open has many changing their minds about which team will win the upcoming Ryder Cup.
The detailed yardage books that many players rely on to help read greens at various tournaments could soon become a thing of the past.