The Young Gentleman of Golf

Justin Thomas, no longer a kid, has emerged as one of the PGA Tour’s proven winners
| By Jeff Williams | From Gambling Guide, May/June 2022
The Young Gentleman of Golf
Justin Thomas took his seat in a private dining room at the TPC Sawgrass in late February, wearing a sharp blue golf shirt, crisp white golf slacks and casual white shoes. The defending champion of The Players Championship extended his hand for a shake and a genuine hello, his southern gentleman demeanor shining through. It was a gorgeous day at the TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra, Florida, with amateurs tackling Pete Dye’s infamous monster, a beast with a famously deadly island green par three that devours one golf ball after another. Thomas had conquered the course the previous March for his first Players Championship title, the 14th PGA Tour victory of his career. …
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