Branden Grace charged home with a Sunday 62 to take his first ever South African title in front of defending champion Louis Oosthuizen. Take a look inside Grace's winning bag.
WINNING SCORE: 21-under-par, 263.
EQUIPMENT CHOICE ...
DRIVER: Callaway GBB Epic with 9˚ loft, fitted with Fujikura Tour Spec X shaft.
3-WOOD: Callaway Epic Flash with 15˚ loft, with Oban Kiyoshi Black 75 shaft.
HYBRID: PXG 0317X with 17˚ loft, with Fujikura Pro Tour Spec 83 X shaft.
IRONS: Callaway Apex Pro 19 (4-iron to pitching wedge), with True Temper Project X 6.5 shafts.
WEDGES: Callaway Jaws MD5 (52˚, 56˚ and 60˚), with True Temper Project X 6.5 shafts.
PUTTER: Odyssey Toulon Atlanta Stroke Lab.
BALL: Titleist Pro V1x.
- Grace ran away from compatriot and defending champion Louis Oosthuizen on Sunday with a final round of nine under 62 that came courtesy of an extremely hot putter. The 31-year-old currently uses the mid mallet Atlanta from Odyssey’s premium Toulon range of milled putters, Grace’s flatstick fitted with the company’s Stroke Lab shaft made from steel and graphite for improved tempo and stroke consistency. The South African needing just 22 putts over the final 18 holes to secure his first home open.
- Now a nine-time European Tour winner, every one of Grace’s wins on the world’s second biggest circuit has come as a member of Callaway’s Tour staff, while his victory makes it two from three trophies for Titleist Pro V1 golf balls on the European Tour for season 2020.
“I played flawless golf and I can't remember the last time the putter was that hot.” – Branden Grace.