MSOP Tour Rules of Play

Rules Summary

  1. The game is only played on a putting surface
  2. The order of play alternates after each hole in any format, during the round or during a playoff
  3. There are waiting zones defined for players to stand in before and after playing each hole
  4. A player may not mark and lift their ball when playing a hole
  5. A player must complete the hole before the next player can make a stroke at that hole
  6. A player may carry only one club
  7. The anchoring method is permitted in all MSOP events
  8. In any format, practice in not permitted during the stipulated round
  9. In match play, a player may not concede an opponent’s putt
  10. A player may adjust the position of their ball in the teeing area with his or her club
  11. No object is allowed under the ball i.e. tee
  12. There is no flagstick
  13. A player may not use a caddy
  14. If the event of a tiebreaker, a playoff may be conducted outside the course played
  15. Because of the particular nature of the course and stadium, players are expected to play in a dynamic and noisy environment
  16. Some areas are defined as hazards where play is forbidden
  17. If a player is late for their tee time, he or she is disqualified
  18. If a club is damaged other than in normal course of play, the player is disqualified

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