TaylorMade's Jason Day Wins WGC Dell Match Play, Retakes #1 Spot in OWGR

A week after winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational, Jason Day goes back-to-back with victory at the WGC Dell Matchplay

Basingstoke, HANTS (28 March, 2016) - Jason Day has retained his position as the #1 golfer in the world with an emphatic victory at the WGC Dell Match Play. The Aussie won the final 5&4 earning him his 9th career PGA Tour Victory, and his second in as many weeks after picking up the Arnold Palmer Invitational last time out.

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What you need to know:

• With his 9th PGA TOUR win and 6th in his last 13 starts, Day retakes the #1 position in the OWGR. He is guaranteed to be #1 heading into the season's first major championship.

• Day plays a 10.5* M1 460 that plays to 9.5* with a MRC Kuro Kage TiNi 70X shaft tipped 1", the same driver he's played since last year's BMW Championship.

• Depending on the course, Day rotates between a UDI, RSi TP and RSi 2 2-iron. This week he played the RSi 2 2-iron, which is shafted with the same irons he plays in his RSi TP irons (DG X7).

• Day plays a combination of TaylorMade's new Tour Preferred Satin Chrome EF wedges. While his lofts vary from tournament to tournament, at Austin CC he played a 47* in the Tour Grind and 52* & 58* in ATV grind with True Temper DG Tour Issue S400 shafts. 

In Jason Day's Bag:

Driver: M1 460 / 10.5* / MRC Kuro Kage TiNi 70X tipped 1"

Fairway: AeroBurner TP  / 16.5* (plays to 14.5*) / MRC Kuro Kage TiNi 80x tipped 1.5"

Irons: RSi 2 2-iron. RSi TP / 3-9, PW / True Temper Dynamic Gold X

Wedges: Tour Preferred EF 47 (Tour Grind), 52 & 58 (ATV grind) Temper DG Tour Issue S400 (wedges bent to 48, 54, 60* respectively)

Putter: Ghost Spider Itsy Bitsy Prototype

Ball: Tour Preferred X Golf

Footwear: adidas Golf Tour360 Boa Boost

Apparel: adidas Golf

Headwear: TaylorMade New Era Tour 39Thirty

For more information please visit: http://taylormadegolf.com/ or http://adidas.com/golf 

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