Bubba Watson Teases Fans With Sneak Peek of Jordan Brand Cleats for PGA Championship

Published 05/19/2021, 7:30 PM CDT
Apr 23, 2021; Avondale, Louisiana, USA; Bubba Watson putts on the 9th green during the second round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports


Bubba Watson is getting ready to compete at the 103rd PGA Championship. Watson, a two-time Masters winner, is renowned for his shoe deal with the ‘Jordan Brand.’ He wore a spectacular pair of cleats for the 2021 Masters, and recently teased fans about the shoes that he’ll be donning at the 2021 PGA Championship! 

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Watson is no stranger to the PGA Championship and has plenty of experience playing at the major. While a lot of fans would be keen on watching how Watson performs this week, some of them would turn their focus towards his astonishing cleats! 

Bubba Watson posted a sneak peek video on his social media handles about the ‘Jordan Brand’ cleats that he’ll be wearing at The Ocean Course this week, and they instantly went viral. See for yourself. 

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Aren’t they a pair of beauties? Fans thronged Watson’s comment section asking if he’d be doing a raffle for these shoes. The model that Watson will be wearing is the ‘Seersucker’ Jordan 4s which comes in a bright pink color. 

Bubba Watson looking to extend consistent form at PGA Championship

It’s been a while since Bubba Watson last won an event. He’s trying to get back into the winner’s circle and the 42-year-old has been tremendously consistent recently. 

Watson has played 14 events this season and has made the cut in 11 of them. He’s yet to miss a cut since the 2021 Players Championship and achieved a T26 finish at the 2021 Masters. While Watson has never won the PGA Championship in his career, he’d be hoping to put on a good show at The Ocean Course this year. 

May 2, 2021; Palm Harbor, Florida, USA; Bubba Watson chips on to the green of the 2nd hole during the final round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Watson’s best finish at the PGA Championship came in 2010 when he finished runner-up to Martin Kaymer after a playoff round. While he’s yet to find glory at this major, he’s never refrained from putting on a good display every time he plays. 

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As for the 2021 edition of the PGA Championship, Bubba Watson is grouped with Henrik Stenson and Danny Willett for the first two rounds. The group will tee off at 8:06 AM on Thursday to begin proceedings. 

Where do you think Bubba Watson will finish at the 2021 PGA Championship? Will he make the cut at The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island? 

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Arjun Athreya

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Arjun Athreya is a senior writer at Essentially Sports and has been contributing since early 2020. Having developed an avid interest in sports at an early age, he pursued a Journalism degree and graduated from Madras Christian College. Arjun manages the Golf division and its content, and primarily covers news pertaining to the NBA as well.

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