Celebrity Charity: Adam Thielen Wants Next in ‘The Match’ After Success of Brady vs. Peyton – Sports Illustrated

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Celebrity Charity: Adam Thielen Wants Next in ‘The Match’ After Success of Brady vs. Peyton – Sports Illustrated

Celebrity Charity:

Will Ragatz

Celebrity Charity:

The sports actions world modified into captivated on Sunday by “The Match 2.zero,” a nationally televised golf occasion that pit Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson against Peyton Manning and Tiger Woods. It modified into the follow-up to November 2018’s “The Match,” a solo clash between Mickelson and Woods that modified into in most cases considered as a disappointment.

Despite masses of rain coming down in South Florida, Sunday’s occasion modified into an overwhelming success. The on-course banter between participants – as correctly as commentators like Charles Barkley and Justin Thomas – modified into very ideal, and all 4 golfers had some stable moments. 

Within the pause, Manning and Woods emerged victorious. Nonetheless more importantly, the occasion raised $20 million in COVID-19 relief and equipped advantageous entertainment for a country that has been with out predominant American sports actions for practically three months.

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If there might maybe be a nil.33 version of the occasion, Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen wants in. He expressed that desire on Twitter on Monday, asking PGA well-known individual Rickie Fowler to be his teammate.

Thielen’s tweet modified into clearly a shaggy dog legend, but he’s an avid golfer who has participated in several celebrity events sooner than. He is a two-time participant in The Showdown, a tournament led by Aaron Rodgers and Chris Paul that pits NFL players against NBA players in the Bahamas. Thielen has also performed in the American Century Championship that Tony Romo has received two years in a row, and the 3M Commence in the Twin Cities. His basis has also hosted various events at TopGolf in Minnesota.

Thielen would not have a ranch to golf on all over quarantine like Mike and Adam Zimmer enact, but he has been spending time indoors utilizing his golf simulator.

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