by Frank Peter
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In an ideal world, we wouldn't hit balls into embarrassing lies in the first place. But the fact is, we do it, no matter how good or well-practiced we are. And consequently, it pays to know how to get out of these situations!
One of the most difficult is the sidehill lie, where the ball is above or below your feet. Here are some tips that will improve your chances of a successful escape.
Ball Above the Feet
In this situation, the most common mistake is hitting behind the ball and making it go too far left. To fix these problems you should:
Ball Below the Feet
In this situation, the most common mistake is hitting the ball too far right and topping it. To fix these problems, you should: