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Amid His Latest Disappointing Injury Update, Golf’s Bad Boy John Daly Makes a Astonishing Announcement

Published 05/26/2023, 5:30 AM EDT

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Golf fans love John Daly for tons of reasons other than his golfing skills. Along with being one of the most talented golf stars in the world, the PGA Tour pro has millions of admirers for his unique personality. And not just that, fans also highly admire the golf ace for his non-country club outfits and colorful pants.

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However, besides setting marvelous fashion standards, the golfer also has a soft corner for smoking. In fact, he has been highly vocal about his habits, good or bad, in all his interviews, which include smoking cigars. Moreover, he recently updated his fans with a very special announcement. And it had everything to do with his beloved cigars!

John Daly makes an unexpected announcement


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John Daly has been one of the greatest golfers on the PGA Tour. Having played professionally for decades now, the player holds tons of records, including two major championship victories. The 57-year-old has also won 19 professional titles, including tournaments on the PGA Tour, European Tour, and Korn Ferry Tour. Though his performances on the course at these events have not been consistent, one thing has: a cigarette or a cigar in his mouth!

Known for his love of smoking classic cigars, John Daly has a pretty unique reputation among his fans. And he recently made an announcement about something that has come as a surprise to tons of his fans. As per his recent Instagram update, the bad boy of golf is about to host a “John Daly Cigar Party” for all his fans in Long Island, New York. Scheduled for June 26, 2023, Daly offered all his fans the opportunity to book their tickets online.


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The golfer reshared the Instagram story after one of his most prominent brand partners, San Giuseppe Cigars, made the announcement. The golfer has been in collaboration with the cigar company for quite some time now. The brand also recently announced the upcoming release of their special handmade Dominican cigars, named the “John Daly Cigar”.

What else is John Daly in the headlines for?

Other than his recent announcement, John Daly is in the news for another important reason. The golf star, who was on the course for the Senior PGA Championship recently, has now withdrawn from the tournament. The reason for his unexpected exit was not made clear earlier. However, as per recent reports, the golf star allegedly stepped off the course due to an injury after playing 13 holes.


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Daly has been going through a lot physically. As most of his fans know, the golf star has undergone various surgeries and procedures during his career. However, despite his age, Daly has no plans to retire from professional golf.


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Looking at his condition, do you think it’s time for the legend to sit back and relax now? Let us know in the comments section!

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Written by:

Joydeep Singh


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Joydeep Singh is a senior golf writer at EssentiallySports, boasting an impressive portfolio of over 1000 articles. Joydeep's expertise spans across various aspects of the sport, specifically his speculations and analysis of the upcoming events on the PGA Tour calendar. One of Joydeep's most notable moments at EssentiallySports was when his article on Tiger Woods' withdrawal from the 2023 Masters garnered an overwhelming response from fans.
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Sheldon Pereira