The winner of the LPGA Tour’s ANA Inspiration used Nippon Shaft’s.PRO MODUS³ Tour 105 Stiff shafts in her irons (4-PW) and the company’s PRO MODUS³ 115 Wedge shaft in her wedges to bag her first major championship.
The wire-to-wire victory was the first for the 21-year-old from Thailand and it came at the LPGA’s first major championship of the year at the par-72 Mission Hills Country Club. She shot 21-under par with rounds of 66, 69, 67 and 68 to win by two strokes.
It was victory number 230 on the worldwide professional tours for the Nippon Shaft’s MODUS³ series of irons and wedges.
“Nippon Shaft is excited to congratulate the winner of this year’s ANA Inspiration,” said Hiro Fukuda, sales and marketing for Nippon Shaft. “Winning the ANA Inspiration is a great accomplishment in that it is golf’s first major championship, but it is even more special because it is her first victory on the LPGA Tour.”
More than 200 players on the PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, European Tour and Korn Ferry Tour use Nippon Shaft’s MODUS³ series steel shafts to help gain their desired distance, accuracy and trajectory.