Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/31/12
Keegan Bradley won't be giving up his long putter without a fight. If the US Golf Association and the R&A outlaw the anchoring stroke, as expected, that is used with the increasingly popular long putters, the 2011 PGA champion says he would challenge a ban, perhaps with legal action. Bradley, who was the first player to win a major title with the putter anchored against his body, said here at the HSBC Champions that he intends to take a stand against a ban that is expected by golf's ruling bodies within months. "I'm going to do whatever I have to do to protect myself and the other players on Tour," Bradley said. "I look at it as a whole, as us all together. I don't look at it as much about myself. I think that for them to ban this after we've done what we've done is unbelievable." Ernie Els, an early opponent of the anchoring stroke, changed his thinking as he aged and lost his short-putting prowess. Since having won the 2012 Open Championship by using a putter anchored agai...
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