World Handicap System 2020:

Handicap Index Calculation

The basic Handicap Index calculation is the average of the best 8 out of the last 20 Score Differentials.

Player's last 20 SDs

Oldest SD

Handicap Index is average = 172.5 / 8 = 21.6

Player adds new SD of 19.3

Sort to get the best 8 SDs

Oldest SD is lost

Re-sort to get the best 8 SDs

Handicap Index is average = 170.7 / 8 = 21.3

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