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We take a look inside the Open Championship-winning golf bag of Rory McIlroy, who secured a two-shot victory at Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake
Rory McIlroy shot a final-round 71 to finish on 17-under-par and win the 143rd Open Championship title at Royal Liverpool Golf Club.
The Ulsterman recorded rounds of 66, 66, 68 and 71 to join Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus as the only players to win three majors by the age of 25.
Below, we take a look at the Nike equipment McIlroy used to triumph at Royal Liverpool.
Driver: Nike VRS Covert 2.0 Tour (8.5°)
Fairway wood: Nike VRS Covert (#3 15°)
Irons: Nike MM Proto 2-iron, Nike VR Pro Blade 3-9
Wedges: Nike VR Forged 46°, 54°, VR X3X 60°
Putter: Nike Method 006
Ball: Nike RZN Black
Footwear: Nike Lunar Control II
Outerwear: Nike Hyperadapt
Nick Bonfield joined Golf Monthly in 2012 after graduating from Exeter University and earning an NCTJ-accredited journalism diploma from News Associates in Wimbledon. He is responsible for managing production of the magazine, sub-editing, commissioning and feature writing. Most of his online work is opinion-based and typically centres around the Majors and significant events in the global golfing calendar. Nick has been an avid golf fan since the age of ten and became obsessed with the professional game after watching Mike Weir and Shaun Micheel with The Masters and USPGA respectively in 2003. In his time with Golf Monthly, he's interviewed the likes of Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose, Jose Maria Olazabal, Henrik Stenson, Padraig Harrington, Lee Westwood and Billy Horschel and has ghost-written columns for Westwood, Wayne Riley, Matthew Southgate, Chris Wood and Eddie Pepperell. Nick is a 12-handicap golfer and his favourite courses include Old Head, Sunningdale New, Penha Longha, Valderrama and Bearwood Lakes. If you have a feature pitch for Nick, please email email@example.com with 'Pitch' in the subject line. Nick is currently playing: Driver: TaylorMade M1 Fairway wood: TaylorMade RBZ Stage 2 Hybrid: Ping Crossover Irons (4-9): Nike Vapor Speed Wedges: Cleveland CBX Full Face, 56˚, Titleist Vokey SM4, 60˚ Putter: testing in progress! Ball: TaylorMade TP5x
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