Hole more six-foot putts with this quick drill

Golf Tips

European Tour player Paul Waring has a 90-second tip that will help you hole more putts from six feet

One thing I would really like to do is hole more six footers – wouldn’t we all? – so I’ve called in European Tour player Paul Waring to give me some short putting tips.

I visited Paul at his home club Bromborough on the Wirral where he took me through a drill that will help get the ball in the hole from that niggly little range that so many of us fret over.

Short putting tips: Key point

One of the things Paul suggested was closing your left eye at address – right eye if you are a left-hander – as this takes the hole out of your peripheral vision and allows you to put your focus on the stroke.

Short putting tips

Watch the full video for more short putting tips from Paul.

About Paul Waring

Paul Waring had a stellar amateur career which included winning the English Amateur in 2005 before turning pro in 2007.

He earned his European Tour card at Q School the same year and, after a third-place finish at the 2013 Portugal Masters and a runner-up spot at the 2017 Joburg Open, Paul got his breakthrough in his 200th start, winning the 2018 Nordea Masters.

Paul’s CV also boasts a top 20 at the Open Championship.

The Merseysider is an ardent Liverpool fan.

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