Make a big enough swing in the bunker

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

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▶ Green­side bunkers present a prob­lem for play­ers who feel they need to make a fast, short swing to get the ball out, but not hit it too far. What you should do is set up with the club­face open and make a big enough back­swing so that it doesn’t feel like you have to swing su­per fast through the sand. Make a swing as if it were a nor­mal pitch shot out­side the bunker. The goal is to hit be­hind the ball in the sand and keep swing­ing to a full, high fin­ish.

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