Justin Rose Goes Back-to-Back at Turkish Airlines Open.

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Powered by a bag filled with TaylorMade clubs and golf ball, Rose comes from 9 shots back after 36, birdies 72nd hole to claim second title in as many weeks to close gap on Race to Dubai leader.

“[Winning] is like a bus. You wait ages for one and then two turn up at once.”

Justin Rose, on his back-to-back victories

What You Need To Know:

– Rose’s victory is the 30th on worldwide tours for TaylorMade’s new ’17 drivers, far outpacing the next closest manufacturer.

– This was the tenth 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 tenth victory on the European Tour and elevates him to second in the season-long Race to Dubai standings.

– Rose plays a P Series combo set with a P790 4-iron and 5-PW in the P730 “Rose Proto”. His shafts are KBS Tour C-Taper 125S+

– With the win, Rose becomes just the third player to win a WGC event and then then win again the following week.

– Rose now has a Rolex Series title to add to his U.S. Open, Olympic Gold medal and his two WGC wins.

Justin Rose’s WITB at the Turkish Open:

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

 

Rob Brooks @golfnation_

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