December 21, 2009

The Winner's Bag

Richie Ramsay at the South African Open

Richie Ramsay collected his first European Tour title with a win at the South African Open that allowed him to climb 123 spots (to No. 117) in the World Rankings. The former U.S. Amateur champion used TaylorMade's Rossa Itsy Bitsy Spider mallet putter to birdie the first playoff hole at Pearl Valley Golf Estates, edging Shiv Kapur of India. The putter was one of 14 TaylorMade clubs Ramsay had in his bag.

Richie Ramsay

Ball: TaylorMade TP Red LDP

Driver: TaylorMade R9, 9.5 degrees

3-wood: TaylorMade Tour Burner, 14.5 degrees

Hybrid club: TaylorMade Rescue TP, 21 degrees

Irons (4-PW): TaylorMade Tour Preferred

Wedges: TaylorMade rac (52, 56, 60 degrees)

Putter: TaylorMade Rossa Itsy Bitsy Spider