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Last Updated: Oct 31, 2023

Golf Swing Faults: Chunked Shot

Also known as a "duff", this is when a golfer hits the ground or turf behind the golf ball, causing poor contact and reduced distance of the shot.

Written By: Zach Gollwitzer

Posted in: Golf Swing Faults

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Term Overview

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definition

Also known as a "duff", this is when a golfer hits the ground or turf behind the golf ball, causing poor contact and reduced distance of the shot.

how it's used in a sentence

That shot is going to come up a bit short. I chunked it a bit.

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