This week’s equipment guide focuses on golf balls. The

Golf Monthly May edition’s golf equipment gear guide focuses on Tour balls from the likes of Callaway, Bridgestone, Titleist, TaylorMade, Nike and Srixon. Each with their own success stories and tour players.

Here are six of the golf balls reviewed in the latest copy of the magazine:

1. Callaway Tour i golf balls – £44 per dozen

A soft-outer core formulation and cover help to increase short-game spin and feel.The cover is a hexagonal design that reduces drag for a stragither and more stable flight.

Callaway Tour i golf balls review

2. Bridgestone Tour ix golf balls – £44 per dozen

A four-piece ball that requires swing speeds between 100 and 115 mph to get the most performance out of it. An inner-mantle layer is also designed for distance, while an outer mantle helps players to work the ball.

Bridgestone Tour ix golf balls review

3. Titleist Pro V1 golf balls – £44 per dozen 

The inner core has been reformulated and its size has been increased to create extra speed off the face for added distance.

Titleist Pro V1 golf balls review