Substituting the Ball and Playing the Wrong Ball

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This video covers the rules regarding substituting your golf ball, including when it’s permitted, when it is not, and the penalties assessed under each circumstance. You’ll also learn what the consequences are when you play the wrong ball, what happens when you play a ball that has previously been declared lost, what if anything you can do to correct your mistakes, and more.

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