Four-time major champion, Rory McIlroy, captures the victory at the RBC Canadian Open
A stacked leaderboard didn’t deter McIlroy heading into Sunday. A round of 61 led him to a seven-shot victory over Shane Lowry and Webb Simpson. His win at Hamilton Golf and Country Club was the Northen Irishman’s first win in Canada.
McIlroy gave 59 a good look with five birdies on the first seven holes. But he had to settle for a nine-under, 61 to lap the entire field. This round hushed a lot of the questions if he could close on a Sunday.
What’s In The Bag?
TaylorMade M5 driver
McIlroy is known for being long and accurate off of the tee, and there was no shortage of that at the RBC Canadian. He leads the field in strokes gained off of the tee with an average of 1.220.
TaylorMade M5 & M6 fairway woods
McIlroy has both the M5 and M6 fairway woods in his bag. These woods could help your own game due to Speed Injection technology which gives the face of the woods more trampoline effect, optimizing a bigger portion of the face for faster ball speeds on mishits.
TaylorMade P730 & P750 irons
The P730 (5-9) and P750 (4) irons helped McIlroy hit lasers into the greens during the RBC Canadian. Having a mixed set of irons is the exact setup that makes him comfortable and having a mixed set of irons might not be a bad idea for you either.
TaylorMade MG wedges
Since McIlroy is so long off of the tee, having a solid short game is essential. Having the MG wedges by his side makes his short game pretty reliable. These wedges would add the precision of a pro to your game too.
Congratulations to Rory on an impressive win! If you’re interested in trying out any or all of these clubs, contact a local GOLFTEC to schedule a fitting.