Justin Rose’s winning WITB: 2017 WGC-HSBC Champions

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Justin Rose came from an astonishing eight shots behind the third round leader, Dustin Johnson, to claim his eighth PGA Tour title at the WGC–HSBC Champions.

Rose matched the third-largest comeback victory in PGA Tour history and even he did not expect to be in contention for the win. "The beginning of the day, I was playing for second," Rose said. The 37 year old Englishman's second World Golf Championship title has vaulted him to sixth in the World Golf Rankings.

Rose used a bag filled with TaylorMade clubs and trusted the TP5 golf ball en-route to victory. His win is the 29th on worldwide tours for TaylorMade's new '17 drivers and it also marked the ninth win this season for the new TP5/TP5X ball. Dustin Johnson, Si-Woo Kim, Jon Rahm and Xander Schauffele have also won this year with the new golf ball.

Justin Rose – What’s in the Bag

Driver:TaylorMade M1 2017 (9.5˚), Shaft: TPT
3 Wood:
TaylorMade M2 2016 (15˚), Shaft: MCA Tensei CK Pro Orange 80TX
5 Wood:
TaylorMade M1 2016 (19˚), Shaft: MCA Tensei CK Pro Orange 80TX
Irons:TaylorMade P790 (4), TaylorMade P730 “Rose Proto” (5-PW), Shaft: KBS Tour C-Taper 125S+
Wedges:
TaylorMade Milled Grind(52, 56, 60), Shaft: KBS Hi-Rev 2.0 135X
Putter:
TaylorMade TP Red Ardmore 2, double-bend hosel
Ball:
TaylorMade TP5

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