Hi, I had this situation arise in a match I had a while ago. My opponent hit a loopy shot to the middle, and I made a fake swing at the ball, and continued tracking it back. As I was tracking it back, my opponent, who was behind me and seemed to have fallen for my fake swing, started moving forward, and moved into my next swing, preventing me from playing the ball. It's safe to say that if I hadn't made a fake swing at the ball but we still ended up in that scenario, the ref, my opponent and I would all agree it would be a stroke, but we seemed a bit confused as to how a fake swing would change this scenario. It was eventually called a let out of uncertainty by the ref, but it was clear that it was a fake swing, rather than an unintentional miss, as even my opponent appealed that he was drawn in by my 'fake shot'. What is the correct ruling on this, assuming it's clear that its a fake swing? Does the further attempt rule apply here at all? I'm curious as I've never seen this situation arise in a professional match but I don't think it's far-fetched scenario to draw someone into you with a fake swing and then be prevented from playing your next swing.
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