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HI Maria,

If I tee off, and my ball goes into the hole, and bounces out again, would this be a hole in one. ( the ball did not bounce on the green, went straight into the hole, and then bounced out.)
Thank you.

Iris
--Iris R.

Hi Iris. Thanks for writing MyGolfInstructor.com. I'm looking forward to helping you with your game.

Unfortunately if the ball does not come to rest in the cup, it does not count as a hole in one. This is one reason why if you are just off the green chipping and you think you can make the shot I recommend you take the flagstick out. Balls can easily deflect off of the pin and shots that would have normally gone in are kicked away.

It sounds like it was a fantastic shot regardless and hopefully you made the putt fro a 2!

I hope that helps and let me know if you have any other questions. Thanks.

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