Wade Ormsby never looked back after taking the Hong Kong Open lead on day one, the South Australian securing his second win at the event in front of Open Champion Shane Lowry on Sunday. Take a look inside Ormsby's winning bag.
WINNING SCORE: 17-under-par, 263.
EQUIPMENT CHOICE ...
DRIVER: Titleist TS3 with 9.5˚ loft, fitted with Mitsubishi Chemical Kuro Kage shaft.
3-WOOD: Titleist TS3 with 15˚ loft, with Graphite Design Tour Ad-DI shaft.
5-WOOD: Titleist TS3 with 17˚ loft.
IRONS: Titleist U500 (3- and 4-iron), Titleist 620 CB (5-iron) and 620 MB (6-iron to 9-iron), with KBS Tour Hybrid Prototype (3 and 4) and Dynamic Gold Tour Issue (6-9) shafts.
WEDGES: Titleist Vokey Design SM7 (48˚ F Grind, 54˚ S Grind and 58˚ S Grind).with Dynamic Gold Tour Issue shafts.
PUTTER: Scotty Cameron Newport 2.
BALL: Titleist Pro V1x.
- A noted ball-striker and son of a PGA professional, Ormsby relied on his strong iron play around Hong Kong Golf Club, where he is now a two-time winner. The South Australian hit 81.48 percent of greens in regulation for the week with three different Titleist iron models in his setup, ranking him fourth in that category. The clinical approach display combining with a top-5 rating for putts per green in regulation to deliver his third professional win.
- Ormsby was the first part of a three-peat for Titleist’s Pro V1x golf balls over the weekend, Branden Grace and Cameron Smith using the same model for their victories in South Africa and Hawaii respectively, while the brand’s golf balls were also used by nine of the top-12 in Hong Kong, including Ormsby’s fellow Aussies David Gleeson and Terry Pilkadaris.
“I've been working my guts out the last 14 to 15 months trying to take my game to the next level.” – Wade Ormsby.