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2012 Masters: Luke Donald Has No Issue With Scorecard, Will Not Be Disqualified

It looks like there isn't much of a controversy in August yet after all. The competition committee at the Masters had been reviewing Luke Donald's scorecard following his first round, where he shot a +3 75.

SI's Damon Hack originally tweeted that Donald shot 73 in the first round, which would have put him at +1. Hack then quickly corrected himself, saying that Donald shot a 75, before breaking the news that the competition committee was reviewing Donald's scorecard.

It's all much ado about nothing, though. Golf Channel's Jason Sobel tweeted that it was merely a problem with the fax -- and not Donald's scorecard.

This is, of course, great news, as you never want to see a golfer disqualified -- especially for fudging a scorecard.

For more on the 2012 Masters, be sure to check out SB Nation's golf hub, as well as SB Nation's golf blog, Waggle Room.

Photographs by coka_koehler used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.