Jump to content

Welcome. You are currently viewing the forum as a guest which does not give you access to all the great features at GolfWRX such as viewing all the images, interacting with members, access to all forums and eligiblility to win free giveaways. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free. Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

- - - - -

Haotong Li WITB: 2018 Genesis Open


  • Please log in to reply
25 replies to this topic

#1 GolfWRX

GolfWRX

    Team GolfWRX

  • Marshals
  • 8,113 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 14
  • Joined: 04/01/2005

Posted 12 February 2018 - 07:11 PM

Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image


Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


1

#2 DTown3011

DTown3011

    #DTown3011

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 3,276 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 59636
  • Joined: 07/05/2008
  • Location:Colorado
GolfWRX Likes : 1349

Posted 12 February 2018 - 07:35 PM

I've always wondered why more didn't take the W-grind and use them as grinding wedges, as they have high bounce and full soles.  This seems to be exactly that!
Rogue 10.5* MRC Tensei CK Pro Blue 60S
Rogue SZ 15* MRC Tensei CK Pro Blue 70S
Rogue 3h 19* KBS Hybrid Prototype 85S
Apex '14 #4-PW KBS Tour 120 Matte Black
MD4 Raw 50-S/56-X/60-S KBS 610 120
Odyssey MXM-V #7 "Tank" @ 38"
Callaway '18 Chrome Soft X Truvis

2

#3 irvtrain

irvtrain

    Tour Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 969 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 63938
  • Joined: 08/22/2008
  • Location:Denver, CO
  • Handicap:.4
GolfWRX Likes : 239

Posted 12 February 2018 - 07:36 PM

 DTown3011, on 12 February 2018 - 07:35 PM, said:

I've always wondered why more didn't take the W-grind and use them as grinding wedges, as they have high bounce and full soles.  This seems to be exactly that!

Maybe you need to offer your services...lol.

3

#4 SwooshLT

SwooshLT

    Hall of Fame

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6,538 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 5901
  • Joined: 09/09/2005
  • Location:Loxahatchee,FL
  • Handicap:5
GolfWRX Likes : 1402

Posted 12 February 2018 - 07:46 PM

 irvtrain, on 12 February 2018 - 07:36 PM, said:

 DTown3011, on 12 February 2018 - 07:35 PM, said:

I've always wondered why more didn't take the W-grind and use them as grinding wedges, as they have high bounce and full soles.  This seems to be exactly that!

Maybe you need to offer your services...lol.


Co-sign this!

4

#5 DTown3011

DTown3011

    #DTown3011

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 3,276 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 59636
  • Joined: 07/05/2008
  • Location:Colorado
GolfWRX Likes : 1349

Posted 12 February 2018 - 07:46 PM

 irvtrain, on 12 February 2018 - 07:36 PM, said:

 DTown3011, on 12 February 2018 - 07:35 PM, said:

I've always wondered why more didn't take the W-grind and use them as grinding wedges, as they have high bounce and full soles.  This seems to be exactly that!

Maybe you need to offer your services...lol.

I retired years ago!

Rogue 10.5* MRC Tensei CK Pro Blue 60S
Rogue SZ 15* MRC Tensei CK Pro Blue 70S
Rogue 3h 19* KBS Hybrid Prototype 85S
Apex '14 #4-PW KBS Tour 120 Matte Black
MD4 Raw 50-S/56-X/60-S KBS 610 120
Odyssey MXM-V #7 "Tank" @ 38"
Callaway '18 Chrome Soft X Truvis

5

#6 dmbrill719

dmbrill719

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 203 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 492302
  • Joined: 01/30/2018
  • Location:North Carolina
GolfWRX Likes : 107

Posted 12 February 2018 - 08:00 PM

Interesting bag.  Appears to be a TM staffer (by the bag) but lots of Callaway clubs in play too.  And not old Callaway clubs he hasn't switched from yet, many brand new Callaway's as well.
G400 Max 661
Steelhead XR 4+ D+80
Apex 3h, 4h, Project X HC1
JPX 900 Forged 5 Recoil 125
JPX 900 Tour 6-PW Recoil 125
MD Forged 50, 56 DG X100
RM-22 60 DG TI Black Onyx X100
Vault Anser 2

6

#7 trying2scratch

trying2scratch

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,007 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 203751
  • Joined: 09/19/2012
  • Location:London, ON
GolfWRX Likes : 233

Posted 12 February 2018 - 08:07 PM

Sweet putter!

7

#8 jll62

jll62

    Major Winner

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 1,896 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 9627
  • Joined: 01/10/2006
  • Location:Minneapolis
  • Handicap:+4.2
GolfWRX Likes : 1581

Posted 12 February 2018 - 08:23 PM

 dmbrill719, on 12 February 2018 - 08:00 PM, said:

Interesting bag.  Appears to be a TM staffer (by the bag) but lots of Callaway clubs in play too.  And not old Callaway clubs he hasn't switched from yet, many brand new Callaway's as well.

As of his win in Dubai a few weeks back, I know for certain he had no deal whatsoever with TaylorMade. Just happens to love the equipment, so he's playing a lot of it and carrying the bag for free.
TaylorMade M5 9.0, Tensei Pro White 60 S, 44.75"
TaylorMade M5 Rocket 3, Tensei Pro White 70 S, 42.5"
TaylorMade P-790 UDI 2, Aerotech SteelFiber i95 S
TaylorMade P-760 3, KBS C-Taper S
TaylorMade P-770 4, DG X100 (SSx1)
TaylorMade RSi TP 5-PW, KBS C-Taper S+
TaylorMade Milled Grind 52 Raw, DG S400
TaylorMade Hi-Toe 60 (58), DG S400
TaylorMade DJ Itsy Bitsy Proto, 34"
TaylorMade TP5x #12

jll62's WITB

8

#9 dmbrill719

dmbrill719

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 203 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 492302
  • Joined: 01/30/2018
  • Location:North Carolina
GolfWRX Likes : 107

Posted 12 February 2018 - 09:15 PM

 jll62, on 12 February 2018 - 08:23 PM, said:

 dmbrill719, on 12 February 2018 - 08:00 PM, said:

Interesting bag.  Appears to be a TM staffer (by the bag) but lots of Callaway clubs in play too.  And not old Callaway clubs he hasn't switched from yet, many brand new Callaway's as well.

As of his win in Dubai a few weeks back, I know for certain he had no deal whatsoever with TaylorMade. Just happens to love the equipment, so he's playing a lot of it and carrying the bag for free.

Interesting...was his bag the same a few weeks back?  TM bag, TM headcovers (on Callaway woods), TM umbrella...I gotta think there's some $ being paid.
G400 Max 661
Steelhead XR 4+ D+80
Apex 3h, 4h, Project X HC1
JPX 900 Forged 5 Recoil 125
JPX 900 Tour 6-PW Recoil 125
MD Forged 50, 56 DG X100
RM-22 60 DG TI Black Onyx X100
Vault Anser 2

9

#10 jll62

jll62

    Major Winner

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 1,896 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 9627
  • Joined: 01/10/2006
  • Location:Minneapolis
  • Handicap:+4.2
GolfWRX Likes : 1581

Posted 12 February 2018 - 09:31 PM

 dmbrill719, on 12 February 2018 - 09:15 PM, said:

 jll62, on 12 February 2018 - 08:23 PM, said:

 dmbrill719, on 12 February 2018 - 08:00 PM, said:

Interesting bag.  Appears to be a TM staffer (by the bag) but lots of Callaway clubs in play too.  And not old Callaway clubs he hasn't switched from yet, many brand new Callaway's as well.

As of his win in Dubai a few weeks back, I know for certain he had no deal whatsoever with TaylorMade. Just happens to love the equipment, so he's playing a lot of it and carrying the bag for free.

Interesting...was his bag the same a few weeks back?  TM bag, TM headcovers (on Callaway woods), TM umbrella...I gotta think there's some $ being paid.

Yes, he won in Dubai with the same bag. You can think that he's getting paid by TaylorMade, but you'd be wrong. TM is not compensating him. If they had a deal, TM would have posted about his win. He does have a deal with Bettinardi, however.

This is accurate as of the Dubai win, but I have to believe that had he signed anything in the last couple of weeks, we'd have seen an announcement. That leads me to believe it's still the same.

Attached Thumbnails

  • 341127_m16.jpg

Edited by jll62, 12 February 2018 - 09:37 PM.

TaylorMade M5 9.0, Tensei Pro White 60 S, 44.75"
TaylorMade M5 Rocket 3, Tensei Pro White 70 S, 42.5"
TaylorMade P-790 UDI 2, Aerotech SteelFiber i95 S
TaylorMade P-760 3, KBS C-Taper S
TaylorMade P-770 4, DG X100 (SSx1)
TaylorMade RSi TP 5-PW, KBS C-Taper S+
TaylorMade Milled Grind 52 Raw, DG S400
TaylorMade Hi-Toe 60 (58), DG S400
TaylorMade DJ Itsy Bitsy Proto, 34"
TaylorMade TP5x #12

jll62's WITB

Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


10

#11 matt70286

matt70286

    Advanced

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 285 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 16990
  • Joined: 07/26/2006
  • Location:Chicago
  • Handicap:3
  • Ebay ID:matt70286
GolfWRX Likes : 92

Posted 12 February 2018 - 09:45 PM

That putter is neat.
Ping G400 Max 9 degree - Kuro Kage Dual Core TiNi 60X
Ping G400 3 wood - UST Mamiya VTS Silver SX
TaylorMade UDI 3 iron - GD AD DI 95X
Titleist 718 AP2 4-PW - Project X LZ 6.5
Mizuno T7 52, 56, 60 - DG
Evnroll ER2

11

#12 gxjade

gxjade

    Rookie

  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 31 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 492638
  • Joined: 02/04/2018
GolfWRX Likes : 11

Posted 12 February 2018 - 09:54 PM

 jll62, on 12 February 2018 - 09:31 PM, said:

 dmbrill719, on 12 February 2018 - 09:15 PM, said:

 jll62, on 12 February 2018 - 08:23 PM, said:

 dmbrill719, on 12 February 2018 - 08:00 PM, said:

Interesting bag. Appears to be a TM staffer (by the bag) but lots of Callaway clubs in play too. And not old Callaway clubs he hasn't switched from yet, many brand new Callaway's as well.
As of his win in Dubai a few weeks back, I know for certain he had no deal whatsoever with TaylorMade. Just happens to love the equipment, so he's playing a lot of it and carrying the bag for free.
Interesting...was his bag the same a few weeks back? TM bag, TM headcovers (on Callaway woods), TM umbrella...I gotta think there's some $ being paid.
Yes, he won in Dubai with the same bag. You can think that he's getting paid by TaylorMade, but you'd be wrong. TM is not compensating him. If they had a deal, TM would have posted about his win. He does have a deal with Bettinardi, however. This is accurate as of the Dubai win, but I have to believe that had he signed anything in the last couple of weeks, we'd have seen an announcement. That leads me to believe it's still the same.
Agreed. I was surprised that Taylormade had no publicity of his win in Dubai, even in China. So I guess there has been no deal between Li and TM.

12

#13 jonn443

jonn443

    Jonnystx

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4,532 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 104882
  • Joined: 03/16/2010
  • Location:CT
GolfWRX Likes : 1099

Posted 12 February 2018 - 10:29 PM

MG Milled and MD4 Wedges in the same bag. Never seen that before... ever.

That X-Forged Utility Iron is beautiful... and another HZRDUS Black paired with a DI.
AB TP 10.5*/ DI6X
AB TP 3HL / 757
XTD 19*/ Fubuki Ax
DWS 24*/ VS Proto
J15 CB 5-PW/ Modus 3 125S
X-Forged MD (50*, 56* 60*)
Spider Si/ SS Mid SLim 2.0

13

#14 b.helts

b.helts

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,725 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 100214
  • Joined: 12/14/2009
  • Location:Los Osos
GolfWRX Likes : 2533

Posted 12 February 2018 - 10:53 PM

That wizard putter cover is rad.

14

#15 tylerfriesen

tylerfriesen

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 75 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 493006
  • Joined: 02/08/2018
  • Location:Winipeg
  • Handicap:1.9
GolfWRX Likes : 26

Posted 13 February 2018 - 12:05 AM

love this bag!

WITB
Epic Sub Zero 9 degree GD AD DI6x
M2 15 degree GD AD DI7x
Baffler F6 18 degree GD AD DI7x
718 T-MB 3 iron GD AD DI 95x
718 T-MB 4 iron DG TI black onyx X100
718 AP2 5-9 DG TI black onyx X100
SM6 46F Raw 52.08F 59.08M
SC Studio Select Newport 2 mid-slant w/flatso 1.0

15

#16 Lesmond

Lesmond

    Legend

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 10,480 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 183986
  • Joined: 06/01/2012
  • Location:The Bay Area, CA
GolfWRX Likes : 7114

Posted 13 February 2018 - 12:12 AM

Yup. Nice putter. I remember it was a big deal when Nike signed him since he’s from China a few years back.

I wonder why they didn’t resign him to a new clothing and apparel deal? Maybe Adidas paid him more?
TaylorMade M3 Driver 9.5*
TaylorMade M6 FWY 15*
TaylorMade M3 FWY 18*

TaylorMade P-790 3 iron
Titleist 718 AP2 5-PW
Cleveland RTX4 (Raw) 50* mid, 54* mid, 58* mid
Nike Method Prototype 006 Rory Mcilroy
Posted Image

16

#17 elwhippy

elwhippy

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3,011 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 3536
  • Joined: 07/28/2005
GolfWRX Likes : 1305

Posted 13 February 2018 - 04:10 AM

Classy player and always smiling. Great to watch. Like Fleetwood he seems to be happy with a mixed bag that works.

17

#18 jgrove74

jgrove74

    Rookie

  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 41 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 37354
  • Joined: 08/14/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 17

Posted 13 February 2018 - 10:25 AM

The X-Forged UTs with HZRDUS are sweet looking!
Titleist TS3 9.5 w/Kuro Kage XD 60TX
Titleist 917F 15* w/ Even Flow Black 75 6.5
Titleist 818H1  19* w/ Even Flow Black 85H 6.5
TaylorMade UDI 20* w/ UST Recoil 125 S hs1x
Mizuno JPX 919 Forged 4-PW w/Project X 6.0  
Taylormade Milled Grind 50* and 54* and Milled Grind Hi-Toe 58*. Custom black nitride finish with KBS 610 S+ shafts.
2016 Scotty Cameron Select Newport, 2017 Scotty Cameron Futura 5W flow neck conversion and 2014 Scotty Cameron GoLo 7

18

#19 weggy5

weggy5

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 76 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 442456
  • Joined: 10/04/2016
  • Location:Seattle
  • Handicap:5.6
  • Ebay ID:wagdoll5
GolfWRX Likes : 20

Posted 13 February 2018 - 12:47 PM

What an eclectic bag. Putter cover is sick.

19

#20 2putttom

2putttom

    # 1 Oregon Duck fan

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 9,597 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 177144
  • Joined: 04/24/2012
  • Location:Eureka Ca.
  • Handicap:12
GolfWRX Likes : 5521

Posted 13 February 2018 - 01:01 PM

I look for good things from this guy. Has a great attitude, fantastic swing that holds up under pressure and his game travels.

Tour Exotics E 10 15*
Srixon 785's  w/G P MCC plus 4
Mizuno T 7 52 MP T7 56 &60
Bobby Grace SNYPER II   46"
Oregon Ducks Bag

Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


Wanna get rid of this ugly yellow box? And remove other annoying "stuff" in between posts? Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

20

#21 Craigstands17

Craigstands17

    This Isn't Where I Parked My Cart

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 230 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 464196
  • Joined: 04/19/2017
  • Location:New Jersey
GolfWRX Likes : 81

Posted 13 February 2018 - 02:14 PM

wow that SS3 and it's cover are sweet
Talyormade M4 9.5* PX Handcrafted 6.5 Hzrdus T1100 75g
Taylormade M4 3HL  Aldila Rogue
Mizuno  MP-18 Fli Hi 3 & 4
Mizuno MP-18 SC 5-7
Mizuno MP-18 8-PW
Vokey SM7 50* F Grind
Vokey SM7 54* S Grind
Scratch 58*

Black Copper Ardmore 3/ Scotty Cameron Newport 2 Studio Stainless Mid Slant/ Bettinardi BB1

Driver Shaft Testing:
UST Mamiya The ATTAS 7X

21

#22 jll62

jll62

    Major Winner

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 1,896 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 9627
  • Joined: 01/10/2006
  • Location:Minneapolis
  • Handicap:+4.2
GolfWRX Likes : 1581

Posted 15 February 2018 - 08:34 PM

Well, I guess my "not paid a dime to play TaylorMade equipment" line can no longer be used. :D Seemed pretty obvious this was coming at some point.

IMG_1959.jpg

Edited by jll62, 16 February 2018 - 10:15 AM.

TaylorMade M5 9.0, Tensei Pro White 60 S, 44.75"
TaylorMade M5 Rocket 3, Tensei Pro White 70 S, 42.5"
TaylorMade P-790 UDI 2, Aerotech SteelFiber i95 S
TaylorMade P-760 3, KBS C-Taper S
TaylorMade P-770 4, DG X100 (SSx1)
TaylorMade RSi TP 5-PW, KBS C-Taper S+
TaylorMade Milled Grind 52 Raw, DG S400
TaylorMade Hi-Toe 60 (58), DG S400
TaylorMade DJ Itsy Bitsy Proto, 34"
TaylorMade TP5x #12

jll62's WITB

22

#23 Vanderslam9

Vanderslam9

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 102 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 489608
  • Joined: 12/28/2017
  • Location:Illinois
  • Handicap:0
GolfWRX Likes : 35

Posted 15 February 2018 - 11:14 PM

Haotong is on a meteoric rise over the last year, and is only 22 years old! Seems like such a nice guy, excited to see him playing in the US.
Ping G30 Driver
Tour Edge Exotics 3W
Tour Edge Exotics Driving Iron
Bridgestone J15 4-PW
Fourteen Wedge (52, 56, 60)
Ping Ketsch

23

#24 imakaveli

imakaveli

    Moli Moli Moli Moli Tommy Tommy Tommy Tommy...

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 12,196 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 131351
  • Joined: 06/22/2011
  • Location:Milano, Italy
  • Handicap:3.8
GolfWRX Likes : 5750

Posted 16 February 2018 - 07:09 AM

Putter headcover is sick, any idea which brand?

24

#25 BMuller23

BMuller23

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 150 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 440080
  • Joined: 09/09/2016
GolfWRX Likes : 86

Posted 16 February 2018 - 08:46 AM

 imakaveli, on 16 February 2018 - 07:09 AM, said:

Putter headcover is sick, any idea which brand?
Bettinardi windy wizard headcover

Edited by BMuller23, 16 February 2018 - 08:47 AM.

Ping G400 Max 10.5* Graphite Design Tour AD-DI 6S
Ping G25 4W 16.5* Project X Evenflow Blue 6.0
Ping G25 3H 20* Aldila VS Proto 85S
Ping iE1 4-UW Nippon Pro Modus 105S
Vokey SM5 54* S
Vokey SM7 60* D
Bettinardi BB0

25

#26 andrieddle

andrieddle

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,689 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 414694
  • Joined: 03/07/2016
GolfWRX Likes : 389

Posted 14 March 2018 - 10:40 PM

He went from all Nike to Adidas/TM? Adidas/TM is making great move, he's the most famous Chinese golfer and China is the biggest market....
Cobra Fly Z+ (11)
Titleist 915 3+ (15)
Callaway XR 5W (19)
Cobra Fly Z+ (4-P)
Callaway MD2 (52/56/60)
Odyssey EXO 7S

26



0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

GolfWRX Sponsors