Team TaylorMade's Justin Rose Mounts Improbable Comeback to Capture WGC-HSBC Champions
Powered by a bag filled with TaylorMade clubs and golf ball, Rose cards final round 67 to erase 8-shot deficit, matching the third-largest comeback victory in PGA TOUR history.
What You Need To Know:
- Rose's victory is the 29th on worldwide tours for TaylorMade's new '17 drivers, far outpacing the next closest manufacturer.
- This was the ninth win this season for the new TP5/TP5X ball. Dustin Johnson, Si-Woo Kim, Jon Rahm and Xander Schauffele have also won this year with the new golf ball.
- The win is Rose’s eighth victory on the PGA TOUR.
- The eight-stroke deficit to claim victory is a career-best for Rose and a World Golf Championships record.
- Rose plays a combo set with a P790 4-iron and 5-PW in the P730 "Rose Proto". His shafts are KBS Tour C-Taper 125S+
- This is Rose's second World Golf Championships win. He also won the 2012 Mexico Championship
For more on Justin Rose, visit Justin's Tour Player page at TaylorMadeGolf.com
Justin Rose's WiTB at the HSBC-Champions:
- M1 2017 Driver / 9.5* / TPT
- M2 2016 Fairway / 15* / MCA Tensei CK Pro Orange 80TX
- M1 2016 Fairway / 19* / MCA Tensei CK Pro Orange 80TX
- P790 (4 iron) / KBS Tour C-Taper 125S+
- P730 “Rose Proto” / 5-PW/ KBS Tour C-Taper 125S+
- Milled Grind Wedges / 52-09, 56-12 & 60-10) / KBS Hi-Rev 2.0 135X
- TP Red Ardmore 2, double-bend hosel
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Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, TaylorMade Golf is a leading manufacturer of high performance golf equipment with industry-leading innovative products like M1 and M2 metalwoods, M1 and M2 irons and TP5/TP5X golf balls. TaylorMade is also a major force on the PGA TOUR with one of the strongest athlete portfolios in golf, that includes world no.1 Dustin Johnson and five of the current Top 15 in the world.