Justin Thomas powers to WGC glory with new Titleist TS metalwoods

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Justin Thomas claimed his maiden World Golf Championship with the help of two recent additions to his bag: the Titleist TS3 driver and 3-wood.

The American switched to Titleist’s latest TS metalwoods at the US Open and was full of praise for the new driver following his victory at Firestone.

“I switched to a new driver at the US Open, the new Titleist TS3 and I liked it right away,” explained Thomas. “It was a little bit faster, which everybody likes.

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“When I'm driving it well, I just swing as hard as I can and it feels like it's going to do what I want and that's a comfortable feeling, especially here at Akron or Bellerive.”

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The 25-year-old put on a ball-striking masterclass throughout the week, highlighted by his incredible power and precision off the tee

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Thomas finished the week ranked T11 in driving accuracy stats and 12th in driving distance, averaging 329.3 yards off the tee. Despite only being 5’8” inches tall and weighing a little over ten stone, Thomas is one of the biggest hitters on the PGA Tour. His longest drive at? A whopping 394 yards.

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Thomas’s final-round of 69 was enough to secure a comfortable four-shot victory over Kyle Stanley, marking the young American’s third PGA Tour title of the season and his ninth overall.

Justin Thomas – What’s in the bag

Driver: Titleist TS3 (9.5; Mitsubishi Diamana BF 60TX)

3-Wood: Titleist TS3 (15˚; Mitsubishi Tensei CK Tensei Blue 80TX)

5-Wood: Titleist 915Fd (18˚; Fujikura Motore Speeder VC 9.2 Tour Spec X)

Irons: Titleist 718 AP2 (4), Titleist 718 MB (5-9; True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue X100)

Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM5 (56˚), Vokey SM6 (46˚, 52˚, 60˚; True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue)

Putter: Scotty Cameron Circle T X5

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x

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