03 Mar '13, 1am

European Tour will support anchored-putting ban leaving PGA Tour as the odd-man out

European Tour will support anchored-putting ban leaving PGA Tour as the odd-man out

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- On Monday, the European tour is expected to announce that it will support the R&A and the USGA in their proposed ban on anchored putting. The South African tour has already taken that position. Last week, a small group of LPGA players and officials talked to USGA executives and posed questions about the proposed ban. From what LPGA commissioner Mike Whan has said, there's no reason to believe the LPGA will do anything except support whatever position the USGA and the R&A take. All of which puts the PGA Tour in an odd-man-out position. Which, it says here, is exactly where Tim Finchem wants it. On Sunday of the Accenture Match Play Championship, the wily PGA Tour commissioner, both in a press conference and on the NBC broadcast, made an effective case for why his tour was asking the USGA to withdraw its support of the proposed ban. He didn't cite...

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