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    Review: Callaway Apex Pro irons

    Pros: One of the most forgiving models in its class. The Apex Pros offer fantastic looks, feel and workability, and they’re great from the rough. They’re also pretty long for a blade-style iron. Cons: The price point ($1099)...

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    Review: TaylorMade Tour Preferred UDI (Ultimate Driving Iron)

    Pros: Not your grandfather’s (or even your father’s) driving iron. Effortless launch, long distance and a surprising amount of forgiveness. Cons: While more forgiving than expected, these driving irons are for the better golfer and if forgiveness on mishits...

    • Posted 34 days ago
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    2014 Gear Trials: Best Players Irons

    So what are players irons? Historically, they’ve been forged, blade-like irons that better players tend to use, and we hate that definition. If we achieve anything with this list of golf’s best players irons, we hope to change...

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    TaylorMade releases Tour Preferred UDI (Ultimate Driving iron)

    TaylorMade’s new Tour Preferred UDI (Ultimate Driving Irons) are low-lofted, hollow-bodied long irons designed to launch the ball higher and with more ball speed than traditional long irons. “We designed the Tour Preferred UDI for players seeking...

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    2014 Gear Trials: Best Game-Improvement Irons

    Let’s start with the assumption that all golf equipment purchases are made by golfers who intend to improve their games. Why then does the golf industry use the label of “game improvement” to almost exclusively describe oversized...

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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...

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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 60 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...

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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 67 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 88 days ago
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    Review: Cobra BiO Cell and BiO Cell+ Irons

    Pros: Improved ball speeds across the face can add distance and consistency in both models. The large footprint of the BiO Cell irons offers great forgiveness throughout the set. Cons: An angular graphics package won’t please traditionalists, and...

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    TaylorMade unveils new SLDR S woods and irons

    TaylorMade has announced the release of its SLDR S line, which includes new drivers, fairway woods and hybrids that continue the company’s emphasis on “lofting up.” Like the company’s original SLDR drivers, the SLDR S measures 460cc...

    • Posted 118 days ago
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  • Tour Edge Exotics CB PROh irons review
    Review: Tour Edge Exotics CB PROh (as driving irons)

    Pros: The CB PROh driving irons (2, 3 and 4) produce the kind of ball speeds that golfers might expect from their fairway woods. Their thin, forged faces produce a soft, solid feel, and they’re very, very straight....

    • Posted 122 days ago
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    Review: Ping i25 Irons

    Pros: Ping packed tons of technology in the i25s while maintaining clean looks. Their progressive design offers higher-launching, more forgiving long irons and short irons that are smaller and more versatile. Cons: Better players might prefer a more compact...

    • Posted 125 days ago
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    Review: Adams XTD Forged Irons

    Pros: A forged blade-type iron with a little bit of a size advantage for extra forgiveness. Tungsten weighting offers excellent feel, and the presence of KBS C-Taper shafts and Iomic grips as standard options reinforces the XTD...

    • Posted 164 days ago
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  • Ping 2014 Karsten Hybrid Iron Set
    Ping 2014 Karsten Hybrid-Iron Set

    It goes without saying that golfers enjoy the game more when they’re playing their best. When they’re not playing their best… well, they’re probably not having as much fun. Ping’s new Karsten hybrid-iron set is designed to...

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    Review: Fourteen Golf FH-1000 Irons

    Pros: Blades that are playable for a willing single-digit. Beautiful shaping and top-quality satin finish. Cons: They’re pricey, about $1200 for a seven-club set. Bottom Line: Even professional golfers are moving away from blades toward more forgiving irons....

    • Posted 193 days ago
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  • Adams 2014 XTD irons
    Adams Golf’s new XTD “Cross Cavity” Irons

    The give-and-take of golf club’s design is one of the biggest challenges engineers face when tuning its distance, forgiveness and feel. Take, for example, golf equipment’s hottest trend of “distance irons.” Such clubs have extremely thin, unsupported...

    • Posted 205 days ago
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  • Miura MB-001 Irons Review
    Review: Miura MB-001 Irons

    Pros: Unmistakable Miura feel. Very workable, and knife-like out of the rough. Cons: Righties only, and each iron costs $235 per head. Like all muscleback irons, they’re not forgiving. Bottom Line: If you’re a blade lover, these are some of...

    • Posted 207 days ago
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    Irons: Hot New Picks for 2014

    What new irons are getting the most buzz early in 2014, and which ones are testing the best at fitters around the world? You don’t have to poke around too long in our forums to find out...

    • Posted 229 days ago
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    Cobra BiO Cell+ Irons: In-hand photos and comparison pics

    Check out out in-hand and comparison photos of Cobra’s new Bio Cell+ irons, which are smaller and have less offset than the company’s Bio Cell irons that were unveiled in November. The Bio Cell+ irons include much of...

    • Posted 235 days ago
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    TaylorMade releases 2014 Tour Preferred irons

    TaylorMade has released its long-awaited line of 2014 Tour Preferred CB, MC and MB irons, which will hit stores on Jan. 6. TaylorMade will be hosting a live chat about the new irons on its website from...

    • Posted 238 days ago
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    Ping i25 irons

    Golfers who use Ping irons can usually describe their equipment needs with a single letter. “G” Series golfers, such as those who use Ping’s G25 irons, don’t mind larger-sized irons with more forgiveness that help them hit...

    • Posted 241 days ago
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    New photos bring clarity to TaylorMade Tour Preferred iron rumors

    The forums are buzzing with a nearly 30-page thread ignited by spy photos of TaylorMade’s soon-to-be-released Tour Preferred iron series. The thread exploded three weeks ago when a photo surfaced of a TaylorMade Tour Preferred MC iron...

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    Ping releases Rapture driving iron

    Talk about good timing for a club release. Ping’s new prototype “Rapture” driving iron will be available to golfers this week at the British Open and the PGA Tour’s Sanderson Farms Championship. The move makes sense, as...

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    Cobra BiO Cell driver, fairway woods, hybrids and irons

    Cobra has color cornered in its new line of BiO Cell drivers, fairway woods and hybrids, which are available in club heads painted blue, red, silver, orange and black. Also see the new for 2014 Cobra Bio...

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    Callaway X2 Hot and X2 Hot Pro Irons

    The most important new feature of Callaway’s new X2 Hot and X2 Hot Pro irons is something that on first glance, golfers might not even notice: Chevron-shaped silver arches on the back of their cavities. While they...

    • Posted 293 days ago
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    Review: Ping S55 irons

    Pros: A little more forgiving than the S56 irons, with a slightly softer feel. They also fly a bit farther than the previous model. A lot of technology in a small package. Cons: Purists will be disappointed that these...

    • Posted 297 days ago
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  • Callaway Apex Pro irons
    Tech Talk: Callaway Apex Pro Irons

    The ingredients that go into tour-quality “players” irons are usually about the same. They need to have short blade lengths, thin top lines, narrow soles and a minimal amount of offset to meet the needs of the...

    • Posted 300 days ago
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  • Titleist 714 CB and MB Review
    Review: Titleist 714 CB and MB irons

    Pros: Titleist’s 714 CB and MB offer no-nonsense looks and a soft, forged iron feel for all the feedback accomplished golfers need for precision iron play. Cons: Not much difference between these and the 712 CB and MB irons....

    • Posted 304 days ago
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  • Mizuno JPX-EX-Forged
    Review: Mizuno JPX-EZ Forged Irons

    Pros: The JPX-EZ Forged irons are larger than Mizuno’s popular MP series irons, but they’re made with the same “Grain Flow” forging process and have a similar buttery soft feel. The distance consistency of the irons is...

    • Posted 308 days ago
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    Titleist 714 AP1 and AP2 Irons: Editor Review

    Pros: The ultra forgiving long irons and compact short irons make the new AP1′s one of the most attractive sets in their category. The 714 AP2 irons offer even better looks and feel than previous models, and their progressive...

    • Posted 318 days ago
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    TaylorMade SpeedBlade irons: Editor Review

    Pros: At address, SpeedBlades are an absolute confidence booster with a thin(ish) top line. They have a great trampoline-like feel when flushed, and mishits won’t punish your joints. The ball flight with the long irons can look...

    • Posted 320 days ago
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  • Wilson Staff FG Tour M3
    Wilson Staff’s new FG Tour M3 Driver, Fairway Woods, Hybrids and Irons

    Wilson Staff’s newest line of equipment, the FG Tour M3, for the first time offers adjustable features in a Wilson Staff driver, fairway wood and hybrid. The company’s previous line of equipment, the D100 series, was tailored...

    • Posted 341 days ago
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    Tech Talk: Callaway Apex irons

    Since the validation of “distance irons” by PGA Tour players in the late 1980s, golfers have had two choices when choosing irons. Did they want to play forged irons that offered more consistency and feel, or did...

    • Posted 342 days ago
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  • Nike VR Forged Pro Combo Irons
    Nike VR Forged Pro Combo Irons

    It’s the little things that make Nike’s new VR Forged Pro Combo irons better than the previous model. For one, the set expands Nike’s use of “Pocket Cavity” irons, which have a hollow area to move the...

    • Posted 353 days ago
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  • TaylorMade SpeedBlade irons spotlight
    Tech Talk: TaylorMade SpeedBlade irons

    Clank. It’s a sound golfers hate, and the main criticism of TaylorMade’s RocketBlades irons. But despite their awkward sound, the distance-happy RocketBladez irons sold like hotcakes and became the No. 1-selling iron in golf. If it ain’t broke...

    • Posted 354 days ago
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    Tech Talk: Titleist 714 AP1, AP2, CB and MB irons

    Titleist’s new 714 AP2 irons are as forgiving as the original AP1 irons. Think about that for a second. That means that the compact forged irons used by Jason Dufner to win his first major championship have...

    • Posted 363 days ago
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    Prototype Callaway driver and irons spotted at the Deutsche Bank Championship

    Check out the photos we shot of a prototype Callaway driver with a sliding weight track that wraps around the perimeter of the driver head. The weight appears smaller than the one in TaylorMade’s SLDR driver, but...

    • Posted 369 days ago
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