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Rasmus Højgaard Wins Maiden European Title At Afraisia Bank Mauritius Open With M5 Driver

Release Date: 08 Dec 2019

Carlsbad, Calif. (December 8, 2019) - Rasmus Højgaard, Team TaylorMade athlete, kept his cool down the stretch at the Afrasia Bank Mauritius Open with a birdie to get into the playoff and then eagled the third playoff hole to collect his maiden European Tour title.


  • Højgaard’s maiden European Tour win is the 21st global win for TaylorMade’s new M5 and M6 drivers featuring Speed Injected Twist Face technology
  • Højgaard is the second youngest winner ever on the European Tour at just 18 years old
  • Højgaard plays the M5 Driver equipped with a Tensei AV Blue 65 TX shaft and averaged over 313.5 yards off the tee at the Afrasia Bank Mauritius Open
  • He sticks with the M5 family and plays the popular M5 Titanium fairway equipped with a Diamana ZF 70 TX shaft.
  • Højgaard plays a full set of irons of P770 from 3 iron to PW, all equipped with KBS C-Taper 125 S+shafts
  • Højgaard was on form with both his irons and his wedges as he hit 70.9% of greens in regulation all week
  • Højgaard plays the Hi-Toe Wedges in 50, 56 and 60 degree equipped with KBS Custom Black X shafts
  • Højgaard’s ball of choice is the TP5
  • Højgaard now rises to #2 in the Race to Dubai rankings

Rasmus is a young player with an abundance of potential. Following an impressive amateur career where he won everything at boys golf level, he took the bold step to turn pro at just 17. He has matured hugely in his first year as a professional, learning to control his emotions on and off the course which has only made him a more complete player. His future excites me hugely, i expect to see both him and his twin brother making the Ryder Cup team and becoming a formidable force in European Golf

Mark Thistleton, TaylorMade Golf European Tour Representative


·         M5 driver 10.5° Tensei AV Blue 65 TX

·         M5 fairway 15° Diamana ZF 70 TX

·         M6 fairway 19° Tensei Blue 90 X

·         P770 4-PW KBS C-Taper 125 S+

·         Milled Grind Hi-T0e 50°, 56°, 60° KBS Custom Black X

·         TP Patina Ardmore 3 putter

·         TP5 ball

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