PUTT LIKE A PRO
Golf Monthly|October 2021
Ian Poulter shares some of the secrets that have made him deadly on the greens throughout his career...
Ian Poulter

I was always a pretty good putter from an early age. Putting was just something I practiced a lot when I was at the club, whether that was as a junior spending a lot of time on the putting green or when I was working in the shop and had a break. I quickly picked up the natural feel of putting and was able to visualize putts going in, which I think is key. Putting has always been an aspect of the game I have really enjoyed and I hope my insight will help you become more effective with the flat-stick.

1 Different strokes

In today’s game of golf there is no right or wrong. If you look at the strokes of some of the best putters in the world, you’ve got left hand below right, right hand below left, long putters, short putters, claw grips, fingers down one side, and so on.

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