09 Oct '17, 2pm

The European Tour will try out a shot clock in 2018 to address slow play

The European Tour will take a major step toward addressing slow play when it implements a shot clock during the 2018 Austrian Open. Players will have a 40-second time limit to hit a shot at the June event, as first reported by the Daily Mail . Here's how it will work: A referee will follow each group and keep time. The first offense earns a yellow card, but after that, players will be penalized a stroke for each time over 40 seconds. RELATED: Tyrrell Hatton successfully defends his title at the Alfred Dunhill Links We'll see what happens when this is actually enforced, but for now, players seem to be in favor of the move. "What a brilliant idea, and long overdue," Lee Westwood told the Daily Mail. "It underlines how long 40 seconds is to play a shot and how ridiculous it is that rounds take so long," Andy Sullivan added. "The sooner it’s introduced on tour, the better." Da...

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