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Jordan Spieth's putting

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Are there any experts out there who would like to give a detailed analysis of Jordan's putting stroke. Really like the roll he puts on the ball, tons of confidence in his stroke. Thankd
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Have you also noticed that on short putts he looks at the hole while he putts? I practice like that but I couldn't imagine doing it during a round on tour. I guess if you are confident with it though it's like anything else.

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I would say he has a very conventional putting stroke. His putter is in inline with his arms, and his elbows are tucked in towards the side of his body. His posture is pretty relaxed. It does look like he has a left hand low putting grip. That isn't something revolutionary though.

He is an above average putter on tour. Like all good putters he does three things really well.

1) He reads putts well

2) He hits his intended target line

3) He controls his distance on his putts

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I have always struggled with coming up short on putts of all length. With a left hand low grip I have found that I never come up short, in fact I tend to hammer it by 5'-6'. This may be due to hitting the sweetspot more consistently, haven't put the impact tape on when practicing yet.

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