Reporter Mike Purkey on The Commissioner’s Statement Regarding the Proposed Anchor Rule


GSfMO#373 Reporter Mike Purkey of the Global Golf Post recently wrote about Tim Finchem’s comment on national TV about his feelings on the proposed rule 14-1b regarding the anchored putter and how it impacts the PGA Tour. Mike answers host Fred Greene’s questions about what it all means, what the Tour Players think, and why this is being done. The morning this show was published, the USGA put out a statement that the 90 day review period has ended and they are now reviewing their position with the R&A so as to make a final decision. The USGA and R&A have also published a video explaining their current position and how it impacts the average golfer. The video and the full statement from the USGA are posted on the blog.

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