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Sergio bagging RocketBladez Tour in Dubai this week


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#1 bpist79

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Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:02 PM

Sergio is playing RocketBladez Tour in Dubai this week. Pic from TaylorMade twitter account.

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Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:07 PM

I just seen this too.  I'm a little shocked that he would give up the MBs for these.  I cannot to get my hands on a set!

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Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:07 PM

View Postbpist79, on 21 November 2012 - 09:02 PM, said:

Sergio is playing RocketBladez Tour in Dubai this week. Pic from TaylorMade twitter account.
https://twitter.com/...0686336/photo/1
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:21 PM

You gotta hand it to Sergio.  Always willing to put the new products in play (even though he may revert to old favorites at a later stage).  He's the ideal Pin Up Boy for TM
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:33 PM

What's the chances he has a less offset version to push the new release?  Basically the same as the TP9 B's


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Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:33 PM

i'm sure there were incentives
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:38 PM

No doubt the rocket blades b heads
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:56 PM

If we aren't seeing the B's yet I'm doubting they will ever materialize, have we seen the last of the true zero offsets? I hope not...BB
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 10:12 PM

View Postmptiesko10, on 21 November 2012 - 09:33 PM, said:

What's the chances he has a less offset version to push the new release?  Basically the same as the TP9 B's
I am sure they will make a few custom sets for someone, but I don't see a B coming out.  The tours have very little offset and look great already.
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 10:12 PM

How about the driver? Anything new? :smilie_tm:


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Posted 21 November 2012 - 10:28 PM

View PostBig Ben, on 21 November 2012 - 09:56 PM, said:

If we aren't seeing the B's yet I'm doubting they will ever materialize, have we seen the last of the true zero offsets? I hope not...BB

With TM there's always B heads lol
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 11:37 PM

View Post881430, on 21 November 2012 - 10:12 PM, said:

How about the driver? Anything new? :smilie_tm:

+1 Hoping to see something on the new driver. I will say they have kept it pretty quiet.

What shafts is Sergio using there? I thought he was a DG guy but, those look like a satin finish. PX?
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 11:39 PM

He has been using the Modus3 this season
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Posted 21 November 2012 - 11:43 PM

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Posted 21 November 2012 - 11:56 PM

I wonder where he bought them? They're not due out until next year.

Hey...be nice.

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Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:09 AM

View PostSean2, on 21 November 2012 - 11:56 PM, said:

I wonder where he bought them? They're not due out until next year.
He probably got them online from one of those prices-too-good-to-be-true websites.
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Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:12 AM

View PostDr. Shankenstein, on 22 November 2012 - 12:09 AM, said:

View PostSean2, on 21 November 2012 - 11:56 PM, said:

I wonder where he bought them? They're not due out until next year.
He probably got them online from one of those prices-too-good-to-be-true websites.

maybe BST forum.
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Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:17 AM

View PostSean2, on 21 November 2012 - 11:56 PM, said:

I wonder where he bought them? They're not due out until next year.
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Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:18 AM

View PostNaughty Mazz, on 21 November 2012 - 09:33 PM, said:

i'm sure there were incentives
Possibly, but rest assured, if they're playing for money, they're going to use what works best for their game.  A royalty check isn't as much as a winning check for 4 days of work.

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Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:25 AM

he played r9 tp before the mb and smoke mbs before that so hes down for whater


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Posted 22 November 2012 - 12:41 AM

Oh he loves TM and TM loves him. That's cool. I'd do the same as long as it wasn't detrimental to my game.

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Posted 22 November 2012 - 01:51 AM

Sergio is paid well to play whatever TM asks him to play.  What better advertising than Sergio playing the new clubs this week?  I'm sure he's tested them before putting them into play.  The "Race to Dubai" is over so lets do some club testing in a tournament setting.

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Posted 22 November 2012 - 02:52 AM

Well +3 after 13 holes.....he just probably has to get used to their distance

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Posted 22 November 2012 - 05:41 AM

He must have sorted out the distances on the back 9 finished +1

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Posted 22 November 2012 - 06:19 AM

View PostMCoz, on 22 November 2012 - 12:17 AM, said:

View PostSean2, on 21 November 2012 - 11:56 PM, said:

I wonder where he bought them? They're not due out until next year.
At the Vons (grocery store) in nearby Vista (east of Carlsbad)!!

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Posted 22 November 2012 - 10:56 AM

Can't wait to try those RBladez TOUR irons.
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Posted 22 November 2012 - 11:13 AM

I'm looking forward to trying the Tour, too! It sure will be hard to get the MP32s out of my bag, though.
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Posted 22 November 2012 - 06:24 PM

The announcers said he is coming off of some kind of eye surgery.
May account for some poor shots.
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Posted 23 November 2012 - 04:04 AM

Sergio shoots -8 in round 2 for a round of 64!!!

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Posted 23 November 2012 - 04:29 AM

View Postjavierruis, on 23 November 2012 - 04:04 AM, said:

Sergio shoots -8 in round 2 for a round of 64!!!
Sergio only made 4 pars in round 2! (NONE on the back nine!)
9 birds, 2 eagles, 2 bogies, and one Triple bogie.


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