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Posts by RollTide

According to the rules it was.
You could carry 30 clubs with you and let the situations on the golf course dictate which 14 clubs you use, but that wouldnt be fair.
I dont think after sneaking off into the bushes to dispose of the club falls into "immediately".
  Having 15 clubs isn't an advantage?
  Unless he had already hidden all you wedges in a nearby bush.
  Rule 6-1 -The player and his caddie are responsible for knowing the Rules. During a stipulated round, for any breach of a Rule by his caddie, the player incurs the applicable penalty.   Rule 4-4c applies to the caddie as well.
One might argue that the following rule left them with no choice but disqualification.   Rule 4-4c - Any club or clubs carried or used in breach of Rule 4-3a(iii) or Rule 4-4 (this rule deals with exceeding 14 clubs) must be declared out of play by the player to his opponent in match play or his marker or a fellow-competitor in stroke play immediately upon discovery that a breach has occurred. The player must not use the club or clubs for the remainder of the...
  Rule 33-7 - If a Committee considers that a player is guilty of a serious breach of etiquette, it may impose a penalty of disqualification under this Rule. They caddie tried to dump the club in the bushes after Lara had played two holes with it. I'd call that a serious breach of etiquette. And he better find a new caddie soon considering this guy was banned indefinitely from the tour.  
He could potentially play in 15 more majors before he turns 40. Let's don't treat him as being over the hill just yet.
I hope for your sake that you're just joking about club face being the sole determinant of where the ball ends up. If not, do yourself a favor and go google ball flight laws, do a little reading, then come back and write a recovery post about how you were just joking.
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