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    Designer Clay Long on TaylorMade’s new Tour Preferred wedges

    Three years ago, Clay Long, who is nothing short of a legend in the club-making industry, began working with TaylorMade on a new wedge project. If you haven’t heard of Clay Long, here’s what you need to...

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  • Vokey SM5 Indigo Wedges
    Vokey to release limited-edition SM5 Indigo wedges

    A limited-edition finish from Vokey puts a totally different spin on the wedge game blues. Starting July 16, golfers will be able to order certain Vokey SM5 wedges with the company’s Indigo PVD finish. Die-hard Vokey fans...

    • Posted 135 days ago
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    2014 Gear Trials: Best Drivers

    It all starts with the right questions. Ask a group of serious golfers what’s the best new driver, and you’ll get a long list of answers. But ask those same golfers what the best new driver is...

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    Rory shows off new “MM Proto” 2 iron on Instagram

    Rory McIlroy showed off a new 2 iron, called the “MM Proto,” on Instagram as he prepares for the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open this week. According to a Nike representative, the prototype iron represents a collaborative...

    • Posted 136 days ago
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    Review: Cobra Bio Cell Pro Driver

    Pros: The Cobra Bio Cell Pro has the lowest center of gravity of any Cobra driver, producing a low-spinning cannonball off the tee. It’s one of the best options for high-speed golfers who need to get their...

    • Posted 136 days ago
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    Review: Ladies Cobra Bio Cell Driver

    Pros: The Bio Cell technology on the crown works to push the weight low and forward, which adds distance and also leaves a cool tortoise shell design. Also, the color options and ability to adjust loft allows...

    • Posted 137 days ago
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    Review: Kikkor Selects Golf Shoes

    Pros: Lightweight, stylish and durable, the Kikkor Selects are an excellent casual golf shoe for the money at $120 MSRP. Color schemes range from straightforward white or black to some more adventurous blue, black-and yellow and red...

    • Posted 137 days ago
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    Arccos: The real time shot-tracking system for your phone

    Professional golfers have all kinds of systems and tools for tracking their performance so they can identify their strengths and weaknesses and work on improvements. For the amateur golfer, there really was no such tool a few...

    • Posted 137 days ago
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    Review: Edel Wedges

    Pros: Edel wedges are offered in eight different grinds. Whether your swing is steep, shallow or in between, Edel has a sole to match it. The center of gravity on each wedge is located closer to the toe...

    • Posted 138 days ago
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    2014 Gear Trials: Best Hybrids

    In nearly every golfer’s bag, there’s a yardage gap between two irons that’s a little closer together than it should be. It’s most common in the long irons, where golfers often hit two different clubs almost the...

    • Posted 141 days ago
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    2014 Gear Trials: Best Fairway Woods

    What are the best fairway woods in golf? That question is more difficult to answer than other club categories, such as drivers and irons, because of all the different ways golfers use their fairway woods. Some players...

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  • Callaway X2 Hot, X2 Hot+ and Supersoft review
    Review: Callaway X2 Hot, X2 Hot+ and Supersoft Golf Balls

    Pros: The X2 Hot and X2 Hot+ provide the distance you’d expect from a distance ball, but offer a softer feel and more spin on short irons. The Supersoft is well-rounded and the softest ball in Callaway’s...

    • Posted 142 days ago
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    Ping G30 Drivers, Fairway Woods, Hybrids and Irons

    G30 Drivers No matter where a golf equipment manufacturer places the center of gravity in its latest driver, one thing is true; modern driver heads aren’t very aerodynamic objects. Ping’s new G30 driver doesn’t change that, but...

    • Posted 143 days ago
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    2014 Gear Trials: What are the best clubs in golf?

    “What clubs should I buy?” is such a loaded question, but it’s something all golfers find themselves asking at some point. Ask 10 people their opinion on the best clubs in golf and you’ll get 10 different...

    • Posted 143 days ago
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    Wilson Staff reintroduces its classic 8802 putter

    The putter that has won more majors than any other is back. To celebrate its 100th anniversary as a company, Wilson Staff is reintroducing the classic 8802 putter. Although Wilson used the 8802 moniker earlier, the putter essentially...

    • Posted 144 days ago
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    Spotted: Ping G30 Driver

    Ping’s new G30 driver was spotted on the range at The Greenbrier Classic this morning. The G30 is Ping’s first G-series driver release since late 2012 when the highly acclaimed G25 started popping up on Tour. The...

    • Posted 145 days ago
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    Review: Miura PP-9003 Straight Neck Irons

    Pros: Miura’s buttery-feeling forged irons provide forgiveness without a lot of bulk and sacrifice nothing by way of visual appeal to achieve playability. Cons: The market is saturated with oversized irons that go farther than these. Most will agree...

    • Posted 148 days ago
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    Spotted: TaylorMade UDI (Ultimate Driving Iron)

    TaylorMade has released more new club models in 2014 than any year in recent memory, but it has been noticeably absent in the driving iron category. That changed this week when we spotted players testing TaylorMade’s new...

    • Posted 149 days ago
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    Review: Callaway Speed Regime SR3, SR2, SR1 Golf Balls

    Pros: Callaway’s Speed Regime line includes three tour-level golf balls (the SR-1, SR-2, and SR-3) matched to three segments of swing speeds: Moderate, Athletic, and Tour-Level. Each ball delivers distance, plenty of short game spin and the...

    • Posted 150 days ago
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    Bettinardi hosts 7th Social, 300 putters quickly find new homes

    A custom Bettinardi BB55 putter with hand-anodized fish graphics. A few limited-edition BB55′s were made for the social and every one of them had custom graphics. You don’t need a new putter, but you really, really want...

    • Posted 151 days ago
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    Mitsubishi unveils 2015 Diamana shaft lineup

    Few graphite shaft makers can claim the success of Mitsubishi Rayon’s Diamana shafts, which have been used to win more than 100 events on golf’s major professional tours since 2004. That makes it a big deal when the...

    • Posted 152 days ago
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    Spotted: Titleist 915D drivers

    About this time two years ago we saw the first photos of Titleist’s current drivers, the 913D2 and 913D3. It looks as though the company will stay true to that release cycle with its next-generation 915D2 and...

    • Posted 152 days ago
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    Custom Arrival: Bettinardi Atomic Stinger DASS Prototype

    From time to time, we like to spotlight some truly awesome custom clubs. This prototype putter from Bettinardi certainly fits the bill. It’s a variant of the putter that Fred Couples used to win the Champions Tour’s...

    • Posted 153 days ago
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    Review: Oakley Carbon Pro 2 Golf Shoes

    Pros: These offer the complete package: they’re comfortable, good-looking, unbelievably stable, totally waterproof and have great traction. No break-in period required, either. Cons: They’re $200 a pair and only available in three colors on Oakley’s site: white, ivory and...

    • Posted 164 days ago
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    Mitsubishi Rayon launches Fubuki J shafts

    Mitsubishi Rayon’s new Fubuki J was introduced to PGA Tour players this week at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, where three players including T3 finisher Matt Every put the new shaft in play in their drivers. The...

    • Posted 167 days ago
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    Cleveland Custom 588 Driver Explosive Distance Giveaway

    Driver giveaway? Does that mean a free driver? Yes, for three lucky participants, that’s exactly what it means. In its Explosive Distance Giveaway, Cleveland Golf is awarding a 588 Custom driver to three winners who will be...

    • Posted 169 days ago
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    Review: Taylormade SLDR Irons

    Pros: Classic looking irons with big forgiveness and hot faces that add distance through the set. Cons: The polished chrome finish looks great in the bag, but might be a little bright for some golfers at address. Bottom Line: These...

    • Posted 171 days ago
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    TaylorMade Spider 2.0 Putters Spotted

    Check out the photos of the TaylorMade Spider 2.0 in the gallery below that we spotted on the putting green at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, which include a new Daddy Long Legs, Spider Blade and Spider...

    • Posted 171 days ago
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    Latest patent filings: An adjustable golf ball and more

    It’s been a little more than a month since we last had a look at the major OEM’s patent filings. Last time we looked at designs from TaylorMade, Ping, Titleist, and Nike. In this installment, we have some...

    • Posted 172 days ago
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