Tools Of The Trade: Rickie Fowler’s Winning Clubs At The Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship

Rickie Fowler notched his fourth worldwide win in the last eight months with a one-shot victory over Thomas Pieters. Fowler shot rounds of 70-68-65-69 to end on 16-under par 272 to claim his second European Title. His first win on the European circuit came last year at the Scottish Open. 

What’s In His Bag

Driver: Cobra King LTD (9°, Matrix Speed Rulz Type C 70X shaft, 44.5 inches)

Fairway wood: Cobra Fly-Z+ (13°, Aldila Tour Blue 75TX shaft)

Irons: Cobra King Prototype Driving Iron (19°, Matrix Ozik hm2 X-Flex shaft)

Cobra King Forged MB (4-PW) (KBS Tour C-Taper 125 S+ shafts, 0.5 inches shorter than Cobra’s standard length)

Wedges: Cobra Tour Trusty Rusty (51°, 57°, 62°, True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue S400 shafts, 0.5 inches shorter than Cobra’s standard length)

Putter: Scotty Cameron Newport 2 Prototype

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x

Most Valuable Club: Cobra Tour Trusty Rusty Wedge

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Fowler made the turn on Sunday with a three-stroke lead, built partially thanks to a hole out for eagle on the par-5 eighth hole with his Tour Trusty Rusty wedge. Then, down the stretch with Pieters, Rory McIlroy and Henrik Stenson all applying pressure, Fowler again found the bottom of the cup from off the green.

The birdie on the par-4 17th would prove to be the winning stroke as no one else could reach 16-under par. 


(Info via GolfWRX)