Fly it High

When you have to play up from a collection area

Golf Digest (South Africa) - - Play Your Best -

ur­ing the past 15 or 20 years,Amer­i­can golf cour­ses have copied the old Bri­tish links by im­ple­ment­ing collection ar­eas. Miss a green, and in­stead of end­ing up in deep rough, your ball is sit­ting on a super-tight lie below the putting sur­face. Over in the UK, the sim­ple play from these spots is to putt up the slope. But that’s not al­ways an op­tion in the US. Some­times the type of grass on the slope is too slow and grabby, or there’s a sprin­kler head or an­other ob­sta­cle that

Dpre­vents a rolling shot. These are the times when you have to fly your ball onto the sur­face. But us­ing a sand or lob wedge for a short shot from a tight lie

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