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# usga - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Golf set for its biggest rules shake-up in centuries

It’s hoped the new rules will help to speed up play.

# usga - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Tiger registers to play at the US Open - but don't get too excited about a comeback

Tiger’s agent Mark Steinberg says registration for Oakmont Major was “simply procedural.”

# usga - Monday 22 June, 2015

Ian Poulter didn't hold back when explaining the state of the Chambers Bay greens

“They were simply the worst most disgraceful surface I have ever seen”

# usga - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Tough luck, golf nerds! Rule change reduces the power of armchair police

USGA and R&A announce rule change regarding the use of “enhanced technological evidence.”

# usga - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

'Anchored' putting set for 2016 ban, say golf chiefs

Belly’s gonna get ya’.

Belly up? Decision on controversial putters to be delivered today

Keegan Bradley, Ernie Els and Adam Scott have the consolation champagne on ice.

# usga - Monday 23 July, 2012

What's in the bag? R&A to examine legality of long putter

Padraig Harrington has been a vocal critic of the extended club used by both Adam Scott and Ernie Els this week.

# usga - Monday 24 October, 2011

R&A scraps some of golf's most annoying rules

Three-time major winner and occasional rules martyr Padraig Harrington thinks the changes will make it a little easier for players to focus on the greens.