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Breaking news in the masters golf tournament at this hour Tiger Woods has been penalized two strokes.
For some think he did during yesterday's round.
There was concern that woods would be disqualified from the -- of it all together.
Fox News contributor Jim Gray is at the masters right now he joins me on the phone so what happened exactly Jim.
Well I don't mind he played a shot on the fifteenth pole and I would they're calling.
For the tournament so I saw -- -- lie that he shot went from the fairway hit the pin.
And bounced ricocheted off the pin back into the water when it went into the water is that have to take a penalty shot -- -- very unfortunate.
Where he paid the penalty from is the point.
But entry he can go back to take a drop or he can go back and play it and the rule -- rule 26 one.
Nearly next to where he hit the first shot will be step two yards back in an interview after the round acknowledge that he took the couple yards back.
Well that -- the violation of the rules he was not aware of it and unwittingly did it it was called to the attention of the masters and the rules committee.
I have you worked according to.
Television viewer according to the statement the paper at least and subsequently he has now been.
Penalized two shots could have been disqualified it was at their discretion they did not disqualify him so he has been penalized two shots.
Now Tiger Woods on his putters that he was unaware -- took the drop -- meeting Saturday morning and they told him there was.
No violations except what is that during the interview let them to believe that they had to assess the penalty so Tiger Woods says he -- the penalty.
In the interest in the that was a viewer the -- to -- officials' attention and that they didn't catch it themselves.
Well that happens quite often in golf.
That the television viewers see something in -- called into the television corporate the network.
Or into the PGA and that is the case here and it and if it happens quite often believe it or not.
I is surprising but that's something of course that made a big difference in the situation and we'll have to see.
How this all plays out I know you're watching very closely and -- be giving us updates as they become available thank you so much for joining us spoke ailment thank you so much.
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