The governing bodies announced that they will no longer accept calls and emails from fans who claim to have spotted rules violations while watching the game on TV, Golf Week reported. Rather, it was the additional two strokes Thompson had to add to her Saturday score because she had failed to account for the original penalty in the first place.
From January 1st, 2018, the tour bodies have chose to assign officials to monitor video broadcasts of a tournament to help identify and resolve rules issues as they arise; and to discontinue any steps to "facilitate or consider viewer call-ins" as any part of the rules decision process.
Thompson went on to lose the tournament in the playoffs and the incident caused massive outcry.
Because of the unpopularity around the PGA and LPGA tours, the USGA relaxed the rule to only be enforced on plays that could be discovered only through deep video investigation.
Players no longer will be penalized two shots for an incorrect scorecard if they were not aware of a rules violation when they signed their card.
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YouTube reportedly launching its Music Service in March
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It cost Thompson a major championship and attracted widespread condemnation from several figures in the golfing community, who called for a change to the rules.
David Rickman, Executive Director - Governance at The R&A, said, "This has clearly become an important issue in the sport that we felt we should address at this stage ahead of the implementation of the updated Rules of Golf in 2019". Only video from a tournament's "broadcast partner" will be eligible for review in most cases, not video "from an individual's camera, smartphone or similar device".
"The committee (at each tournament) will take on the responsibility of monitoring in real time", Thomas Pagel, the USGA senior director of Rules of Golf and Amateur Status, told Golf World.
In addition, a new local rule was announced that will discontinue the penalty for signing an incorrect scorecard when the player was unaware of the violation.
In April, a decision was issued to limit the use of video through the introduction of a "reasonable judgement" standard and a "naked eye" standard.
Ames, who was born in Canada, was a two-time AVN award victor and appeared in over 270 films since she began performing in 2013. When a follower called her homophobic, she responded: "NOT homophobic". "It took my sister's life and I can't get her back".
Earlier this week a spokesperson for Ms May said British authorities had foiled nine terrorist plots in the last 12 months. Officials said it was the 22nd foiled plot since March as hundreds of terrorist suspects remain under investigation.
Speaking of Thanos, I know we're supposed to dislike the bad guy, but man, he's one awesome looking bad guy. He's voiced by Josh Brolin , who'll embody another Marvel figure, Cable, in the forthcoming "Deadpool 2".
There's no word on when Season 6 will premiere but given the delay, it might not be complete until Fall or Winter 2018. The final season, which will have eight episodes, was planned before the bombshell allegations against Spacey.
Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said in a release Saturday that they have evidence to believe Mariah is deceased. On Friday morning, hundreds of volunteers organized a search party to look for the girl, ABC 11 reported .
After Trump tweeted he didn't see a possible deal with Democrats, Democratic leaders backed out of a meeting with the president. Wednesday's tweets came hours before Trump was departing for Missouri to rally support for his tax plan in the Senate.
In South Africa 2010, the Super Eagles were drawn in Group B alongside Argentina , Greece and South Korea in the same group. In the draw held for the 32 competing nations in Moscow today, Nigeria and Argentina were drawn together in Group D.
Harry, the second son of Prince Charles and Diana, spent 10 years in the British army, serving two tours of duty in Afghanistan. The Church of England agreed in 2002 that divorced people could remarry in church at the discretion of the priest.
SoulCalibur 6 Announced For PS4, Xbox One, And PC-Bandai Namco's other big fighting game franchise returns with SoulCalibur 6. As an added bonus, Nintendo has indicated that it will release Amiibo for each of the champions.
The incident reportedly occurred at the Avenue Bar in Perth ahead of England's warm-up game against Western Australia. Bancroft was at that stage playing for Western Australia and hadn't yet been chosen for Australia.
Deutsche Bank subpoenaed to provide Trump accounts' data
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It is exceedingly rare for a secretary of state, America's face on the global stage, to be fired or to serve for a year or less. Rex is here", Trump offered, noting that Tillerson was in the building - but not in the room - at the time.
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