putting surface

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an area of closely cropped grass surrounding the hole on a golf course

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The 353-yard, par-4 third easily is the best uphill hole - be sure to club up on the approach - and the par-3 17th, requiring a downhill, 180-yard shot to a well-bunkered green, also has less-obvious potential trouble: water that runs behind a large mound of rough left of the putting surface.
The green runs sharply from front to back, generating an element of caution on the putting surface.
It's a scary thought that your home and life savings depend on the success of a putting surface.
Hole 2, 418 yds, par 4 ONE of the week's biggest drives up this hole to brink of bunker 50 yards from the putting surface.
In addition to a true-to-life playing surface, the new putting greens feature regulation-sized cups, built-in ball retrievers on one or more pins, and unlike most portable putting greens, golfers take their stance entirely on the putting surface.
His error was that the mark was on the fringe of the green and not on the putting surface itself.
From there he found the putting surface but two putts from 20 feet added up to a double bogey six and dropped him back to two under.
Miller also got lucky breaks on two holes, the first being the 11th, where he was up against a tree root, chipped his ball across the green and watched it hit a tree and ricochet back onto the putting surface.
The crowd and the press clustered round the very edge of the putting surface as Graeme McDowell and Hunter Mahan prepared to play.
This course demands a near perfect short game and when Casey - sitting on two under - hit his third to just off the green his touch around the putting surface was in focus.
He recovered by hitting a five iron 168 yards banana shot to the fringe of the putting surface, and then sinking a 35 foot putt for a birdie.
At one stage play was held up for 25 minutes at the 11th where American Anthony Kim saw his ball blown off the putting surface three times as he tried to remark it.
12 is a good climb getting up to the green, the hiking gets steeper on that long putting surface, which rises sharply toward the back and likely will rate as one of the most difficult greens of the sectional, now that No.
The Spanish star saved a bogey, but Poulter was just off the putting surface in two and chipped to within two feet.
At the 35th, Larrazabal hit a superb drive down the right and made the putting surface with his second shot, giving him a birdie four to restore the lead.