The largest unbiased, DATACRATIC Putter Test conducted by anyone in the golf media industry in now even better.
Testers are asked to play a series of holes with each putter. 18 holes total are played from three distances; 5, 10, and 20 feet (each) by each tester with each mallet in the test. The total number of putts required to finish each hole is recorded. At the completion of the test, a Strokes Gained value is calculated for each putter.
Here are the complete parameters of this year's test:
The MLA Tour X-Dream is ranked 1st at 20' feet and 5th on the overall tableau.
The chart below contains data from this year's test. You can hover over any column title to bring up the sort feature, allowing you to sort by whatever columns you feel are most relevant to you.
The overall rankings are based on the Strokes Gained value, which is found in the last column.
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