Japanese Matsuyama Handed One-Stroke Time Penalty

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Reuters
Japan's Hideki Matsuyama was handed a one-stroke time penalty for slow play during the third round of the British Open at Muirfield on Saturday.

Sets of hickory golf clubs sit outside clubhouse during World Hickory Open Golf Championship at Monifeith Links golf course in Monifeith

Japan's Hideki Matsuyama was handed a one-stroke time penalty for slow play during the third round of the British Open at Muirfield on Saturday.

Open organisers the Royal & Ancient said in a news conference that the world number 44 took too long over his second shot at the par-five 17th hole.