What's in McIlroy's winning bag?
Rory McIlroy WITB 2019. What clubs is Rory using in 2019? The Irishman has switched up his wedge set-up this week, we take a look in his golf bag...
Rory McIlroy WITB 2019. Rory McIlroy has made a series of successful equipment changes in 2019. The Northern Irishman has already made changes to his driver, fairway woods, wedges and most importantly it looks like he may have finally settled on a putter.
He has been rewarded with the changes, he has made a tremendous start to the 2019 season winning The Players Championship before winning the RBC Canadian Open on Sunday. McIlroy shot a final round 61 to finish 7 shots ahead of Shane Lowry and Webb Simpson. By finishing the tournament on 22 under par, McIlroy broke the 72-hole scoring record at the Canadian Open on route to his 16th PGA tour victory.
We take a look inside his winning bag.
What’s in McIlroy’s bag?
McIlroy used the TaylorMade M3 driver and fairway woods throughout 2018 but has upgraded to the company’s new M5 model in his driver and 5-wood. He does however choose to carry a 3-wood in the companies M6 model.
The Northern Irishman is using the same iron set up that he was using towards the end of 2018 and opts to mix it up.
He currently plays TaylorMade P750 Tour Proto (3 & 4-iron) and plays the TaylorMade P730 irons from his 5 to his 9-iron and they are stamped with ‘Rors Proto’.
This week McIlroy he has opted to change it up and put four wedges in the bag. One being a 48° TaylorMade Milled Grind and his 52°, 56° and 60° being TaylorMade Hi-Toe wedges.
We all know about McIlroy’s putting woes in recent years. He has failed to settle on the greens but it looks like the Northern Irishman may have hit the jackpot with his latest change.
He added the new TaylorMade Spider X Copper into his bag at the start of the year and has seen a slight increase to his putting stats on the PGA Tour.
McIlroy has also changed his golf ball for 2019, switching from the TaylorMade TP5x to the TP5.
Rory McIlroy WITB 2019
Driver: TaylorMade M5 (9°)
3 wood: TaylorMade M6 (14°)
5 wood: TaylorMade M5 (19°)
Putter: TaylorMade Spider X Copper
Ball: TaylorMade TP5