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[quote name='Joe Mama' timestamp='1335297541' post='4782262']
You should add the Srixon Z-Star and Z-Star XV to the Tour Ball list.

The SL is for swing speeds under 95 mph.
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Yes - By only posting the SL, Srixon is getting the shaft in this poll. The XV is immensely popular. I doubt more than a handful of GolfWRX members have tried the SL.

Further, the Pro V1 and Pro V1X are combined. As are the 20XI-S and 20XI-X.

So why was Srixon only given the SL as an alternative? Why not Z-Star / XV / SL, their 3 premium balls?

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[quote name='Joe Mama' timestamp='1335297541' post='4782262']
You should add the Srixon Z-Star and Z-Star XV to the Tour Ball list.

The SL is for swing speeds under 95 mph.
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[quote name='c.gomez' timestamp='1335453774' post='4793778']
Why isn't the z-star and z-star xv on the list?
I played 27/36 holes in a tournament yesterday with the same yellow z-star and it's still good for another 18. Try doing that with a prov1, you can't. Oh yea and I'm still playing vokeys with u-grooves.
I think there is no comparison in the durability of the z-star compared to other tour balls.
B-330 is in second place for sure. Spin and distance for most serious tour balls are pretty similar
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Pro V1 is a good ball, but the Z-Star is just as good (imo) and the durability is far superior. Plus, the yellow is so much easier to see!!!! I wish the other brands would make their premium balls in yellow, I would be more inclined to at least give them a try.

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[quote name='Joe Mama' timestamp='1335297541' post='4782262']
You should add the Srixon Z-Star and Z-Star XV to the Tour Ball list.

The SL is for swing speeds under 95 mph.
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[quote name='c.gomez' timestamp='1335453774' post='4793778']
Why isn't the z-star and z-star xv on the list?
I played 27/36 holes in a tournament yesterday with the same yellow z-star and it's still good for another 18. Try doing that with a prov1, you can't. Oh yea and I'm still playing vokeys with u-grooves.
I think there is no comparison in the durability of the z-star compared to other tour balls.
B-330 is in second place for sure. Spin and distance for most serious tour balls are pretty similar
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+1

Pro V1 is a good ball, but the Z-Star is just as good (imo) and the durability is far superior. Plus, the yellow is so much easier to see!!!! I wish the other brands would make their premium balls in yellow, I would be more inclined to at least give them a try.
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I have a Pro v1x in my bag that has went through 36 holes... It still ready to go..

I gave the z-star xv a try and to me it doesnt even compare to the pro v1 around the greens..

As much as I always like to try new stuff, I always find myself going back to the pro v1x.

Nothing else is even close..

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[quote name='Golfzalo' timestamp='1334957615' post='4759874']
I bet that more than 50% of people that voted Titleist ProV1/V1x never tried anything else...for example Bridgestone...way better ball. I think it is all marketing
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I have played every golf ball in the top tier and the ProV1/V1x is the best in my opinion. Nothing comes close. If you watch the Golf Channel lately you will see other balls marketed more but they just aren't as good. There is a reason that more people play them then anyone else. Marketing can only carry you for so long.
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What he said.

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