Cameron Smith overcame a two-shot deficit with two holes remaining and tough conditions to eventually defeat Brendan Steele on the first hole of a sudden death play-off to take his first individual PGA Tour win in Hawaii. Here is an in-depth look at Smith's winning equipment.
WINNING SCORE: 11-under-par, 269.
EQUIPMENT CHOICE ...
DRIVER: Titleist TS2 with 9.5˚ loft, fitted with UST Mamiya Elements Chrome Prototype PT6F5 shaft.
3-WOOD: Titleist TS2 with 15˚ loft, with UST Mamiya Elements Chrome Prototype PT7F5 shaft.
IRONS: Titleist U500 (3-iron) and Titleist T100 Black (4-iron to 9-iron), with Dynamic Gold AMT White X100 (3) and Dynamic Gold Tour Issue Black Onyx X100 (4-9) shafts.
WEDGES: Titleist Vokey Design SM8 (46˚-10˚ F Grind, 52˚-08˚ F Grind, 56˚-08˚ M Grind and 60˚-10˚ S Grind).with Dynamic Gold Tour Issue Black Onyx X100 (46) and KBS Tour 130X (52, 56, 60) shafts.
PUTTER: Scotty Cameron TFB 1.5.
BALL: Titleist Pro V1x.
- Smith’s game is built around an outstanding wedge game and putting stroke, however, this week Smith ranked highly in numerous other categories on his way to his maiden individual PGA Tour win. Smith ranked first in Strokes Gained: Putting and second in putts per green in regulation for the week in Hawaii thanks to his Scotty Cameron putter with a Teryllium insert, while the Queenslander ranked fifth for driving distance with an average drive of 297.2 yards utilising his Titleist TS2 driver.
- The 26-year-old from Wantima Country Club in Brisbane earned himself a guaranteed Masters invitation with his win at Waialae Country Club, while his victory give Titleist golf balls 11 wins from 14 individual events in the 2019/2020 wraparound season and a clean sweep of this week’s wins around the world on the PGA, European and Asian Tours.
“It’s been an Aussie’s week I think, Wade won this morning over in Asia, me winning here, I hope that just brings a little joy to some people that are going through some tough times.” – Cameron Smith.