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  1. Karrie Webb holds her nerve, makes cut at Vic OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Age

    Tournament drawcard Karrie Webb held her nerve to sink a clutch final-hole birdie on Friday, ensuring she would make the halfway cut in the Victorian Open at 13th Beach. As it turned out, a par on the last would have been enough to ensure the seven-time major winner would be part of the weekend action, although she did not know that at the time.

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  2. Webb holds nerve, makes cut at Vic OpenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    Tournament drawcard Karrie Webb held her nerve to sink a clutch final-hole birdie on Friday, ensuring she would make the halfway cut in the Victorian Open at 13th Beach. As it turned out, a par on the last would have been enough to ensure the seven-time major winner would be part of the weekend action, although she did not know that at the time.

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  3. Ziehm: International Crown to get a needed boost from LPGARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... side, one attraction for the Merit Club being chosen was that it hosted the 2000 U.S. Women's Open. Australian Karrie Webb won that event, but her participation in the Crown is precarious. Australia is on the bubble at No. 8 and Webb hasn't played ...

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  4. Karrie Webb in trouble, hole in one and course record on Strange day at Vic OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Victorian Open has in recent years batted above its profile for creating storylines and, if day one of the 2016 edition is any pointer, fans could be in for another intriguing weekend at Thirteenth Beach Golf Club. The event's banner is "where stars are born" but something like "expect the unexpected" could be just as applicable for the unique event, which has seen the men's trophy decided in either a play-off or on the final hole the past three years, and the women's trophy clasped by a popular winner like Stacey Keating, Minjee Lee or the female half of last year's "love double" Marianne Skarpnord.

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  5. Webb struggles in opening roundRead the original story

    Wednesday | Yahoo!

    Tournament drawcard Karrie Webb has stumbled to a four-over 77 to be well off the pace on day one of the women's Victorian Open at 13th Beach. Playing in an Australian state Open for the first time as a professional, the seven-time major winner was eight shots adrift of England's Georgia Hall, who carded a four-under 69 to claim the clubhouse lead.

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  6. Young WA aces have Vic Open in sightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Yahoo!

    ... Green said. "I'd like to work as hard as them but not everyone can do that. I think my body would wear out." Karrie Webb heads a strong women's field, with Green's stature as a future star seeing her paired with English star Laura Davies and ...

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  7. Karrie Webb to start Olympic medal mission at Vic OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Karrie Webb says she would place an Olympic medal on the same level as any of the seven majors she has won. That being the case, 2016 looms as one of, if not the, most important year of her Hall of Fame career and the Australian golf legend will begin her run at the Vic Open in Geelong this weekend.

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  8. Victorian Open 2016: Karrie Webb excited by Rio Olympics campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Karrie Webb, self-confessed sports nut and Australia's greatest female golfer, is unequivocal - an Olympic medal of any colour in Rio would sit proudly alongside any of her seven major trophies. Webb, 41, is almost certain to qualify alongside rising superstar Minjee Lee to represent Australia in the women's golf tournament at the Rio Games.

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  9. Golf: South Korea's Kim captures LPGA season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Kim won her first major title at the 2014 Evian Championship, an opening-round 61 helping her edge Australia's Karrie Webb by a stroke in France, and added last year's LPGA Founders Cup trophy. Kim birdied the par-5 fourth, par-3 fifth and par-4 ...

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  10. 'Love double back, and Karrie Webb, as Vic Open steps up another levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The major drawcard for the tournament is, of course, seven-time major winner Karrie Webb, but Green and Skarpnord will also have big galleries following them as they walk the fairways at 13th Beach Golf at this week's event, which starts Thursday. The two players stole the show at the 2015 edition of the Vic Open when Green and Skarpnord, then engaged to be married, each took out the men's and women's events within minutes of each other.

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  11. This date in sports history for Jan. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | The Daily Republic

    ... out of the Australian Open. McEnroe's tantrum comes while leading Mike Pernfors 6-1, 4-6, 7-5, 2-4. 1996 - Karrie Webb becomes the second quickest winner in LPGA Tour history winning the HealthSouth Inaugural at Walt Disney World. Webb, in her ...

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  12. Karrie Webb to headline Victorian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Karrie Webb will play in this year's Victorian Open in Geelong, signalling the rise of the event's stature. The Australian golfing legend will headline the unique tournament at Thirteenth Beach Golf Club, which is one of the only events in the world that has a men's and women's competition running concurrently.

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  13. World No 1 Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko to defend Australian Open titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    The New Zealander, still just 18-years-old, became the youngest winner in the tournament's history when she saluted at Royal Melbourne this year. She will be joined on The Grange Golf Club's West Course by Australia's top-ranked players, LPGA Tour winner Minjee Lee and five-time national champion Karrie Webb, as the tournament returns to South Australia for the first time in 21 years.

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  14. Lydia Ko to defend Australian Open titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Teenage world number one Lydia Ko said Friday she will defend her Australian Open title against a strong field next year, including local hope Karrie Webb. Lydia Ko of New Zealand tees off on the 2nd hole during the 3rd round of the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship golf event at the Sky72 Golf Club in Incheon, west of Seoul, on October 17, 2015 Ko was just 17 when she became the youngest player to win the title in Melbourne last February, her first tournament win after topping the rankings.

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  15. Greg Norman says Australians should make Rio Olympics a priority in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... country has two entrants. Day and Scott are the clear front runners on the men's side, with Minjee Lee and Karrie Webb the two outstanding candidates for the women. All four would be in medal calculations if they are in form. Norman, on the Gold ...

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  16. Inbee Park heading toward World Golf Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... before turning 28 years old next July, she will be the third-youngest player to qualify for induction, after Karrie Webb (25) and Se Ri Pak (26). "I said the Hall of Fame would be my last goal, but it really came early, and I've achieved pretty much ...

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  17. LPGA's International Crown moving to Merit ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | ESPN

    ... why it was moving from the home of the 2009 Solheim Cup. The Merit Club hosted the 2000 U.S. Women's Open won by Karrie Webb. The course, which opened in 1992, is about 45 miles north of Chicago.

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  18. Local Roundup: LPGA event finds new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... Club course covers 320 acres and plays at a par of 72. The course hosted the 2000 U.S. Women's Open, won by Karrie Webb. Glenbard East Tournament: Geneva 49, Downers Grove North 28: At Lombard, Margaret Whitley scored a game-high 17 points to lead ...

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  19. LPGA team event moves to Merit Club near ChicagoRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | KDWN

    ... why it was moving from the home of the 2009 Solheim Cup. The Merit Club hosted the 2000 U.S. Women's Open won by Karrie Webb. The course is about 45 miles north of Chicago and opened in 1992.

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  20. Merit Club picked to host LPGA's International CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... significant competition since it hosted the U.S. Women's Open in 2000, a major event that was won by Australian Karrie Webb. "Everyone at the Merit Club is excited for this opportunity," said general manager Don Pieper in a statement released by the ...

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