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If I made a foul (such as scratching the cue ball), my opponent has the ball in hand.

Where can they place it, if they are on the black?

marked as duplicate by Ale, user10632, Nij, TrueDub, New-To-IT Oct 14 '16 at 17:34

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Playing with BCA/APA rules the ball can be placed anywhere on the table.

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    Can you refer directly to a rule for this? Preferably, citing the rules document also. – Nij Aug 13 '16 at 22:45

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