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Putt the Nick Dougherty way
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Golf's a funny game.

Watch Nick's masterclass

A three inch putt counts the same as a 300 yard drive.

Young rising star Nick Dougherty has four top tips for great putting;

  • Keep your hands ahead of the ball
  • Keep your club square to the target
  • Keep your eyes directly over the ball
  • Keep your tempo smooth

Watch his full video masterclass by clicking on the video icon above.



Dougherty factfile
Date of Birth: 24 May 1982
Birthplace: Liverpool
Height: 6ft 1in
Big break: Won Faldo Junior Series 1997
Big Break 2: World Junior champion 1999
Home club: Shaw Hill, Lancashire
Best Tour results to date: 2nd place in Qatar in March 2002
Other interests: Flying, socialising, football


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