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#1 A.G.Blade

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 09:01 AM

Which tour players smoke cigerettes?  I pretty sure Spencer Levin, but who else?  I saw Nick Price back in late 80s earlier 90s down at Pleasent Valley and he was smoking during the round.  Just curious, thats all


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Posted 20 October 2012 - 10:02 AM

Daly.  Lickliter.  Angel Cabrera quit but I remember the one US Open he won he was basically chain smoking.  A lot of the caddies smoke.  A ton of players use dip or chewing tobacco.
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Posted 20 October 2012 - 10:09 AM

Miguel Ángel Jiménez not cigarettes but he does enjoy a cigar.
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Posted 20 October 2012 - 11:18 AM

I bet there are no LPGA players that smoke.  But is that it for the PGA?

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 11:31 AM

darren clarke likes a fag or two.


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Posted 20 October 2012 - 12:00 PM

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 12:16 PM

Nick colsaerts, Thomas Bjorn, Darren Clarke,anders Hansen, me (spot the least talented in that group)

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 12:19 PM

View PostPaddyK, on 20 October 2012 - 11:31 AM, said:

darren clarke likes a fag or two.

LOL

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 12:34 PM

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 01:33 PM

A lot of guys I see chewy'ing dip which is just as bad as smoking.... Duval used to be a winter green man.


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Posted 20 October 2012 - 04:13 PM

Matt Every's friends do sometimes when he is in the same hotel room. But he totally doesn't.
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Posted 20 October 2012 - 04:18 PM

View Postswingdoc80, on 20 October 2012 - 12:16 PM, said:

Nick colsaerts, Thomas Bjorn, Darren Clarke,anders Hansen, me (spot the least talented in that group)

Darren Clarke???
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Posted 20 October 2012 - 05:51 PM

View PostMtlJeff, on 20 October 2012 - 04:13 PM, said:

Matt Every's friends do sometimes when he is in the same hotel room. But he totally doesn't.

LOL

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 05:56 PM

Saw Lumpy, in shorts, smoking the day before a Monday qualifier...

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 06:21 PM

Most of the ones who did have died of cancer or complications from the habit.


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Posted 20 October 2012 - 06:24 PM

View PostCCUgolfer23, on 20 October 2012 - 04:18 PM, said:

View Postswingdoc80, on 20 October 2012 - 12:16 PM, said:

Nick colsaerts, Thomas Bjorn, Darren Clarke,anders Hansen, me (spot the least talented in that group)

Darren Clarke???

Himself

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 06:25 PM

View PostTheDarkOne, on 20 October 2012 - 06:21 PM, said:

Most of the ones who did have died of cancer or complications from the habit.

I was waiting for you to show up.

Here we go!

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 06:45 PM

View PostTheDarkOne, on 20 October 2012 - 06:21 PM, said:

Most of the ones who did have died of cancer or complications from the habit.

TDO- you know I dig your posts but cmon now, you do not know that in the least...

The last thing I want to do is revisit that cigar thread from last year. Very quickly I will add that while I'm happy they changed the smoking laws in restaurant/bars pretty much everywhere, smoking outdoors, especially on a golf course, us absolutely fine with me..

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 07:17 PM

View PostA.G.Blade, on 20 October 2012 - 11:18 AM, said:

I bet there are no LPGA players that smoke.  But is that it for the PGA?

There are several LPGA players who smoke.  Working behind the scenes was enlightening.
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Posted 20 October 2012 - 07:32 PM

View PostThrillhouse, on 20 October 2012 - 06:24 PM, said:

View PostCCUgolfer23, on 20 October 2012 - 04:18 PM, said:

View Postswingdoc80, on 20 October 2012 - 12:16 PM, said:

Nick colsaerts, Thomas Bjorn, Darren Clarke,anders Hansen, me (spot the least talented in that group)

Darren Clarke???

Himself

I knew who he was talking about, just trying to throw in some humor based on the year he has had

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 08:33 PM

View PostPaul Stewart Jones, on 20 October 2012 - 01:33 PM, said:

A lot of guys I see chewy'ing dip which is just as bad as smoking.... Duval used to be a winter green man.

smoking is way worse than dipping health-wise.  Spitting is gross I guess.

I would guess Anthony Kim smokes, maybe not cigs though.

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Posted 20 October 2012 - 08:50 PM

View PostA.G.Blade, on 20 October 2012 - 11:18 AM, said:

I bet there are no LPGA players that smoke.  But is that it for the PGA?

I can't think of any new pros...but some veterans who smoke include:
Dina Ammacapane, Jennifer Rosales, Michelle Ellis, Diana D'Alessio

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Posted 21 October 2012 - 11:08 AM

View Postnightwalker, on 20 October 2012 - 07:17 PM, said:

View PostA.G.Blade, on 20 October 2012 - 11:18 AM, said:

I bet there are no LPGA players that smoke.  But is that it for the PGA?

There are several LPGA players who smoke.  Working behind the scenes was enlightening.

I had already assumed this to be true...names?
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Posted 21 October 2012 - 01:58 PM

Who dips? Other than Dufner?

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Posted 21 October 2012 - 04:10 PM

Cejka smokes...
and me, but never ever on the course...


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Posted 21 October 2012 - 04:15 PM

DL3 smokes cigars. although have never seen him smoke whilst playing. Hogan used to chain smoke, he even endorsed Lucky Strikes. Palmer, Watson and Nicklaus all used to puff too. Dustin Johnston is one who I think chews tobacco from the current crop of players.
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Posted 21 October 2012 - 04:42 PM

Fat Carl is always smoking, tossin the cigarettes on the fairway too.. classy gent,

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Posted 21 October 2012 - 04:48 PM

View PostSir Larry Wildman, on 02 October 2012 - 04:00 PM, said:

Played four years of DIII golf at a private, liberal arts college in the Northeast

View Postlaxbc101, on 21 October 2012 - 01:58 PM, said:

Who dips? Other than Dufner?


DJ
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Posted 21 October 2012 - 04:55 PM

View PostClevelandBaller, on 20 October 2012 - 10:02 AM, said:

Daly.  Lickliter.  Angel Cabrera quit but I remember the one US Open he won he was basically chain smoking.  A lot of the caddies smoke.  A ton of players use dip or chewing tobacco.

saying a ton dip is a little vague and exaggerated, and no one with a head on their shoulders would ever do it.

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Posted 21 October 2012 - 04:58 PM

View PostBonesaw, on 20 October 2012 - 08:33 PM, said:

View PostPaul Stewart Jones, on 20 October 2012 - 01:33 PM, said:

A lot of guys I see chewy'ing dip which is just as bad as smoking.... Duval used to be a winter green man.

smoking is way worse than dipping health-wise.  Spitting is gross I guess.

I would guess Anthony Kim smokes, maybe not cigs though.

Dipping is VERY bad health wise.  What are you basing your information on?

Hope you didn't each a big lunch.... http://www.google.co...YKZOu8ATom4HIAw

looks really healthy.

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