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Tommy 'Two Gloves' Gainey faces prostitution charge

Touring pro arrested in Florida before Korn Ferry Tour Q-School

Tommy Gainey

Arrested: Tommy “Two Gloves” Gainey, a former PGA Tour player, was cited on suspicion of soliciting a prostitute in Lakeland, Fla., on Dec. 8, according to a Polk County Sheriff’s Office booking report. The arrest, first reported by, was part of “Operation Santa’s Naughty List” during which 124 suspects were detained in an undercover operation. Gainey was released from jail the next day after posting $500 cash bond. Gainey, 44, played the PGA Tour in 2008-09 and 2010-14 and has competed primarily on the (now Korn Ferry) Tour in recent years. He won the PGA Tour’s McGladrey Classic in 2012. Gainey is listed in the tee times for Thursday’s first round of the Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying Tournament at Orange County National in Winter Garden, Fla.

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