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Common cause of missed putts

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What do you think is a more common cause of missed puts? - misread line, or; - mis hit putt. Interesting to know what people think.
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I would say both misread and poor distance control. I think like most things, golfers can be consistently bad at something. Most golfers probably have a repeatable putting stroke. They probably can hit it where they are aiming. The problem is they are aiming in the wrong spot and can't control their distance.

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I agree with @saevel25 and would add that they don't start the putt on the line they are aiming to start on.

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Wrong line, wrong speed, or both.......

All other putts go in.

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