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Welcome to the Carbonwood Age. Chris Trott is here with an in-depth first look at the new Carbonwood™ Stealth Driver, to talk about how that 60x Carbon Twist Face performs, feels, sounds and looks. The evolution of driver materials has reached a new plateau with TaylorMade’s family of Stealth Carbonwood™ drivers. The journey to this point began more than 20 years ago, as engineers pushed the limits of materials starting with steel and moving into titanium. In this era, we’ve reached the pinnacle of performance with titanium faced drivers – effectively maxing out results in terms of distance, ball speed and forgiveness. Carbon allows engineers to unlock a new frontier of driver performance, and it starts with the 60X Carbon Twist Face. Overall, it is 44% lighter than an equivalent titanium face, while also being 11% larger than SIM2 and SIM2...
Watch Bryson try to win on debut. He smashed a 412 yard to tied for 2nd on averages. Enjoy. ........
‘Freaking insane' Byrson shames 412 yarder on debut. The American hit drives of 412, 408, 407, 403 and 401 yards, with his 412-yard effort tied for the third-longest of the group.
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He’s got a timeframe in his head, but he’s not really putting that out there; he knows when he wants to return, and he’s going to make it happen. He says even if he’s not at 100%, he knows how important it is to get back out there and compete. That’s his goal.” PEOPLES Report
Steve Stricker and his team secured the Ryder Cup with a record win against the European Team led by Padraig Harrington.
Match 1: Rahm/Garcia vs. Thomas/Spieth.
Match 2: Casey/Hovland vs. Johnson/Morikawa.
Match 3: Westwood/Fitzpatrick vs. Koepka/Berger.
Match 4: McIlroy/Poulter vs. Cantlay/Schauffele
* Woods’ participation could range from texts to the captains to video calls with players. Stricker said that some of the U.S. players recently visited Woods at his South Florida home.”
The Ryder Cup returns this Friday on GOLF
Watch the American’s and the European’s go head-to-head in an epic 3 days of team competition.
Sergio Garcia, Ian Poulter and Shane Lowry were picked by European captain Padraig Harrington on Sunday to fill out the team for the Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits.
Wiesberger, Lee Westwood, Matt Fitzpatrick and Tyrrell Hatton secured the final automatic qualifying places for Europe following the BMW PGA Championship on Sunday. They joined Jon Rahm, Rory McIlroy, Tommy Fleetwood, Hovland and Paul Casey in the team for the Sept. 24-26 event.
The U.S. Ryder Cup team is complete. Six automatic qualifiers have now been joined by six Captain’s Picks, as Captain Steve Stricker revealed the remaining members of his team Wednesday.
Collin Morikawa, Dustin Johnson, Bryson DeChambeau, Brooks Koepka, Justin Thomas and Patrick Cantlay automatically qualified following the PGA Tour’s BMW Championship. Daniel Berger, Harris English, Tony Finau, Xander Schauffele, Scottie Scheffler and Jordan Spieth will now join them for the matches September 24-26 at Whistling Straits in Haven, Wisconsin.
Tiger Woods Update – U.S. Ryder Cup captain Steve Stricker on Tiger Woods: ‘Things are moving in the right direction’
“He won’t be able to be a captain’s assistant this time around because of his on-going rehabilitation to try and get better. To try to play golf again. And that is going well,” Stricker said. “He’s progressing. He’s doing well, things are moving in the right direction.”
What’s in the Golf Bag
DRIVER: TaylorMade SIM2 (9 degrees) + with Fujikura Ventus Black shaft FAIRWAY WOOD: TaylorMade SIM (15 degrees)+ Mitsubishi Tensei CK Pro White 80...
Driver: Titleist TSi3 (9 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Rogue Black 130 MSI 60 TX 3-wood: Titleist TSi2 (15 degrees, A1 SureFit setting) Shaft: Aldila Rogue...
Driver: TaylorMade M5 (10.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Tensei AV Blue 65 TX 3-wood: TaylorMade SIM2 Max (15 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Tensei AV...