Jamie Donaldson to play in Singapore despite chainsaw injury The Welshman had been cleared to play in Singapore after having the stitches removed. From the looks of it, Donaldson is just lucky he still has his finger. Hoping for a week like he’s having in the $7 million Aberdeen Standard Investment Scottish Open. The 40-year-old, who won the point that sealed the 2014 Ryder Cup for Europe, shared a picture of the nasty injury on Twitter. Jamie Donaldson suffers gruesome injury. By Sean Zak. Jamie Donaldson Maintains Lead by Two in Thailand 5 years ago . "So folks, in my time off decided to have a fight with a chainsaw and lost," Donaldson tweeted.external-link. However, he claimed his first victory in more than a year on the Asian Tour’s Thailand Golf Championship just before Christmas, defeating, among others, Ryder Cup team-mate Lee Westwood. Donaldson required stitches and is likely to be out of action until February's Dubai Desert Classic. Last updated on 18 January 201618 January 2016.From the section Wales. Jamie Donaldson is part of the Baby boomers generation. The Welshman, who secured the winning point at the 2014 Ryder Cup, shared a picture of the post-incident injury on Twitter. C u in Dubai.”. C u in Dubai pic.twitter.com/uyVFfnsULL, Above the image, the 40-year-old wrote: “So folks in my time off decided to have a fight with a chainsaw and lost! Ryder Cup hero Jamie Donaldson suffered a bizarre finger injury after an accident involving a chainsaw. Wed, 20 Jan, 2016 - … He was just hoping. "Jamie has full movement in the finger and is expected to make a full recovery," Fay said. Exactly when it happened and when he might be able to return is also unclear, but his post seems to indicate he will play at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, which gets under way on February 4. The Welshman's manager, John Fay, said Donaldson had not suffered any tendon damage. Greg Norman nearly lost his left hand in a chainsaw accident in September 2014, and Jamie Donaldson recently had his own scare with such a device. Ryder Cup star Jamie Donaldson hopes to play in next week's Singapore Open after escaping serious injury following a mishap with a chainsaw. Jamie Donaldson suffered a gruesome injury to his hand after an accident with a chainsaw So folks in my time off decided to have a fight with a chainsaw and lost! The Welshman, who claimed the … It is not yet known whether Donaldson hacked off the finger completely, although the image shows he required stitches. Read about our approach to external linking. 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"So folks, in my time off decided to have a fight with a chainsaw and lost,". Jamie Donaldson is a three-time winner on the European Tour. The 1970s were a "pivot of change", it was an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. It looks like Jamie Donaldson hasn’t been able to … Donaldson will miss this week's Abu Dhabi Golf Championship - a tournament he won in 2013 - but could play in Singapore next week if given the all clear when the stitches are removed on Wednesday. ! The Ryder Cup star Jamie Donaldson has suffered a potentially severe finger injury following a mishap with a chainsaw. © Irish Examiner Ltd, Linn Dubh, Assumption Road, Blackpool, Cork. Ryder Cup star Jamie Donaldson and the finger he injured following a mishap with a chainsaw. He is not the first golfer to have suffered a chainsaw accident, with twice Open champion Greg Norman, 60. In 2001, he won the Russian Open and the Telia Grand Prix in Sweden on the Challenge Tour before making progress again on the European Tour in the mid 2000 s following a career threatening back injury. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements. Currently Reading. This isn't the first time a chainsaw has threatened a golfer's livelihood. Welsh golfer Jamie Donaldson has been sidelined with a hand injury following an accident with a chainsaw. outstanding team of sports writers, Select your favourite newsletters and get the best of Irish Examiner delivered to your inbox. Donaldson, who secured the winning point … Oops! By Martin Inglis — 18 January, 2016. Jamie Donaldson JAMIE DONALDSON. He had been due to play at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, a tournament he won in 2013, this week but may now appear for the first time this year in Dubai. The Welshman, who claimed the … Oops!! 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