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Rubbing Ball on Putting Green for Cleaning Purposes

May a player clean his ball by rubbing it on the putting green?

Yes, provided the act is not for the purpose of testing the surface of the putting green. It is recommended that a ball be cleaned in other ways to eliminate any question as to the player's intentions.

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  • Guest - akhaniafricaholdings

    Be it in golf, cricket or any other game, the ball has to be cleaned by following the norms. It's actually about testing the ability and skills of a player besides establishing the act of fair play.

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