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Women's team finish tied 9th after playoff washout

The Manawatu Wanganui Womens Interprovincial team tied for 9th at Westown Golf Club in New Plymouth. The team was disappointed to have their match abandoned due to heavy rain on Saturday, as they were well on top of opponents Otago for the playoff for 9th. The team finished 5th out of 7 teams in pool play, with a win against Northland ...

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New Local Rule for clubs to consider introducing

The R&A and the USGA have announced today the introduction of a new Local Rule that eliminates the penalty when a ball is accidentally moved on the putting green. An example of this occurring recently would be the Dustin Johnson incident at the 2016 US Open Championship. This local rule would eliminate that penalty from occurring in the future, if ...

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Womens Interprovincial Underway

The Manawatu Wanganui Womens Interprovincial team are out on the course this morning competing in the first round of the Women's Toro Interprovincial in New Plymouth at the Westown Golf Club. The team is Tara Raj (Wanganui), Tania Hook (Manawatu), Jill Hall (Rangitikei), Leanne Brown (Hawkestone) and Mudra Lakhani (Manawatu). Young Lily Griffin (Manawatu) is the reserve. First round opponent is ...

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Men's Interprovincial team finish 7th

The Manawatu Wanganui Interprovincial team finished a very creditable 7th at the Toro Interprovincial played in New Plymouth last week. Having lost Josh Munn, Lachie McDonald and Tyler Hodge last year to the pro ranks, it was very uncertain just how the current players would perform this year, particularly against the stronger teams. The first round was up against a strong ...

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