WITB: Webb Simpson – The Players Championship

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A mix of the old and the new and a whopping FIVE headcovers. Equipment editor James Savage dives into Webb Simpson's bag

Webb Simpson WITB. The 2012 US Open champion made it back into the winner’s circle with a mix old the old and the new in his golf bag.

We’ve been banging on about hybrids recently and how important they can be for the handicap golfer so it’s interesting to see Simpson bagging a couple.

Webb Simpson WITB

The Titleist staffer has a 913 and a 915 model in his arsenal.

Webb Simpson WITB

He also carries a couple of fairway woods too taking the headcover count up to five which is quite a lot for a tour player.

Webb Simpson WITB

Simpson uses Titleist’s latest driver – the 917 D2 – but then opts for a TaylorMade M2 3-wood.

Webb Simpson WITB

It’s actually quite rare to see a Titleist player not having 14 Titleist clubs in the bag but he must have a little bit of leeway.

Webb Simpson WITB

His irons are the new 718 MB blades which he uses from 5-PW.

Webb Simpson WITB

Then the extra clubs at the top end of the bag only leaves room for two specialist Vokey wedges.

Webb Simpson WITB

His putter is an Odyssey V-Line Tank Crusier which he uses with an arm lock grip to run up the inside of his forearm.

Webb Simpson WITB

Simpon’s ball of choice is the Titleist Pro V1 and he wears FootJoy Icon shoes.

Webb Simpson WITB

Webb Simpson WITB

Driver:Titleist 917D2, 9.5˚ (Graphite Design Tour AD IZ-5X)

3 Wood:TaylorMade M2, 15˚

5 Wood: Titleist 913 Low Spin, 18˚

Hybrid:Titleist 913Hd, 20˚

Hybrid:Titleist 915Hd 23˚

Irons:Titleist 718 MB, 5-PW (True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue X100)

Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM7, 54˚, Vokey Prototype 60˚

Putter: Odyssey Tank Cruiser V-Line

Ball:Titleist Pro V1

More information can be found on the Titleist website.

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