A two-shot penalty of $ 100,000 against professional golfer Haotong Li in the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic on Sunday drew indignation from his golfers, who called the rulers hard and unfair.  23, was on the 18th Green when judges accused his caddy of being too close behind him to facilitate his registration. The fine will be fined $ 98,000. Li dropped from 71 to 73 and his overall rankings dropped from 12th to third.
Li was supported by other golf pros who widely condemned the verdict, according to Golf.com.
English professional golfer Eddie Pepperrell called the penalty a "shockingly bad decision".
"What happened to you and Mike was a shame. Should not have happened Chin up, "tweeted Ross Fisher, also from England.
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The chief executive officer of the European Tour, Keith Pelley, stated Monday that the referees The new golf rules were released earlier this year, but admitted that the call was "grossly unfair."
"Such a tough day until I thank this beautiful picture, Audrey," Li tweeted after the decision. 19659010]