Hideki Matsuyama signs with IMG

By: January 6, 2015

The world's No. 16 Japanese golf Hideki Matsuyama has just signed a contract with IMG for  for worldwide management and marketing representation. Hideki Matsuyama turned pro in 2013 (before turning pro he was the No. 1 on the World Amateur Golf Ranking in 2012), but had already achieved quite a lot:

  • 1 PGA Tour victory: 2014 the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance;
  • 6 victories in Japan;


He is not totally committed to Srixon and Cleveland Golf (also using Scotty Cameron G.S.S. Newport 2 Timeless; Bridgestone's TourStage X-UT; 3-wood: Callaway RAZR X Black), but he is playing mainly with them:

  • Driver - Srixon ZR-30
  • Irons - Srixon Z-945 (3-iron; True Temper Dynamic Gold S400 Tour Issue shaft), Srixon Z-925 (4-9; True Temper Dynamic Gold S400 Tour Issue shafts), Cleveland 588RTX CB (PW; True Temper Dynamic Gold S400 Tour Issue shaft)
  • Wedges - Cleveland CG-17 Tour (54-10, 60-8; True Temper Dynamic Gold X100 Tour Issue shafts)
  • Balls - Srixon Z-Star XV

Thank you Getty Images for the picture.