THAT SINKING FEELING Rose is ready to hit the practice green to make sure his putts
start to go in
Distances were separated for the potential effect of length on the outcome of the putt
If the ball goes a long way past, Palmer could miss the par putt
and need two birdies just to get to the uncertainty of a playoff.
When standing over a short putt
, stay relaxed with a nice light grip pressure.
But before you hit the miniature golf course, study these lessons from physicist Sir Isaac Newton and learn how to sink putts
He chipped out to 6ft, then made the par putt
- while the American in me.
18 in two -- featuring a 372-yard tee shot -- and sank an eagle putt
just inside 26 feet to take the lead by oneshot.
Force yourself to make five or six in a row to end the session - even if you have to putt
from six inches to do it
There is a famous saying in golf that 'you drive for show and putt
ERNIE ELS admitted he was already being haunted by the putt
he missed to win the Open.
The general rule is that if a putt
looks level but there are slopes around the green that fall from left to right, then the putt
will break that way too.
They also suggested that confidence measures be obtained immediately (two to five minutes) prior to the task being examined (free-throw, putt
, serve) during competition (in a contest, not practice).
Players choose from five entertaining game modes: Free Play, Time Attack, Counter Putt
, Joint Best Putt
and Joint Worst Putt
He had about an 18-inch break to the right but said the main thing for him on that putt
was the speed.
I have no confidence in my putting and would rather chip from 20-25 feet than putt