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Dolly makes a rich match
Dan Jenkins
November 24, 1980
Despite a PGA ban, a high-stakes Vegas gambler rounded up enough pros—and high-rolling onlookers riding in carts—to run his own tournament, you betcha
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November 24, 1980

Dolly Makes A Rich Match

Despite a PGA ban, a high-stakes Vegas gambler rounded up enough pros—and high-rolling onlookers riding in carts—to run his own tournament, you betcha

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"Last clown laughs the hardest," said Dolly.

Pearson two-putted for his par. Ashworth then cross-handed the 20-footer into the cup for a winning birdie. Several people ran onto the green and shook his hand. Others jumped up and down and hugged each other.

"Well," Texas Dolly said, pointing the golf cart toward the clubhouse, "you can stick a fork in me. I'm done."

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