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What the rule book says about your R100 match
very day, throughout South Africa, four golfers stand on the rst tee and try to decide on a bet. Whether it’s 10-10-20 or Skins, or you’re playing for prize money in a weekday school, you might be curious to know what the Rules of Golf says about gambling. The R&A don’t object to informal betting among individual golfers or teams of golfers when it’s incidental to the game. However, “organised events designed or promoted to create cash prizes are not permitted.” Here’s a quick review of what is and isn’t acceptable gambling. –