pitching wedge


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pitching wedge

n
(Golf) golf a club with a face angle of more than 50°, used for short, lofted pitch shots
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Noun1.pitching wedge - a wedge used to loft the golf ball over obstaclespitching wedge - a wedge used to loft the golf ball over obstacles
wedge - (golf) an iron with considerable loft and a broad sole
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This has changed a pitching wedge from 48 degrees to somewhere close to 44 degrees in many off-the-shelf sets of clubs.
June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PSP Golf, a leading innovator for golf club training aids, has added a new pitching wedge to their already successful line-up of PSP Golf irons and PSP Golf junior clubs.
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In that event, Mike Schlinke holed out on the seventh hole while 11-year-old rising star Deanna Ngo holed her tee shot on the tricky ninth hole with a pitching wedge.
Those that do will have you with the ball back in your stance, nudging it forward and on to the green with a range of clubs from a six iron to a pitching wedge.
First, he offered his huge gallery the thrills they were craving with a long iron to the pin for a gimme at the 351-metre par-four fifth for the outright lead, followed by a pitching wedge to inches at the next for a tapin to extend it.
But it was Gill's career-low round and was sparked by his eighth ace at the 143-yard second when he holed a pitching wedge.
I have swapped my lob wedge this week with next week in mind and I've also put in a new pitching wedge and sand wedge," he said.
More-experienced players always start with the shortest club in their bag, usually a sand or pitching wedge, because it's heavy and it gives you the most feel when you're loosening up.
But the Thai nailed a 10-foot birdie at the 10th to make it a three-way tie for the lead before jumping two shots in front with his eagle on the 11th when he chipped in with a pitching wedge from 118 yards.
Sometimes it has been the little South African's own frailty with the pitching wedge that has been the difference between victory and defeat.
As we donCOt yet have any clubs of our own, yet, we borrowed a seven-iron, a sand wedge, a pitching wedge and a putter; loaded up our pockets with golf balls and tees and set off happily for the first tee.