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Can supersized golf holes recruit new players?

For years, golf has been known as a sport for the rich but the game is going through hard financial times.

Across the UK and America, hundreds of golf courses are closing as fewer people have the time or the money to devote to the game.

The BBC's Jeremy Howell reports on what golf is doing to get back on the financial fairway.

  • 02 Jan 2015
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