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1970 Masters champion Billy Casper dies at 83

...Diego Country Club. He was among the first of the great lineage of golfers in San Diego that included Gene Littler and Mickey Wright."Gene was so much better than me. I never beat him as a teenager," Casper told Golf Digest in the 2012 interview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-07/1970-masters-champion-billy-
For nearly three decades, women had golf tournament of their own in Augusta

...1963, she claimed $1,235 when a seven-foot putt dropped for par on the final hole of an 18-hole playoff with Mickey Wright. Her second victory followed the next year."It was a dream come true to win a major," Smith said. "That was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-10/nearly-three-decades-women-ha
Author takes trip down memory lane with golf legends

...all the legends agreed to meet with Bamberger. Couples and Crenshaw couldn't work it out in their schedules, and Mickey Wright, the lone female legend, politely refused.Because he couldn't talk to Cren shaw, Bamberger ? a dogged reporter...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/author-takes-trip-down-memory-lane-golf-le
1970 Masters champion Billy Casper dies at 83

...Diego Country Club. He was among the first of the great lineage of golfers in San Diego that included Gene Littler and Mickey Wright. "Gene was so much better than me. I never beat him as a teenager," Casper told Golf Digest in the 2012 interview...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/1970-masters-champion-billy-ca
Inbee Park has two goals entering Evian Championship

...Woods, Palmer, Nicklaus and Sorenstam got halfway to the Grand Slam but couldn't get the third leg. Woods and Mickey Wright are the only players to win four straight professional majors but did so over two seasons.The course, built into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-09-11/inbee-park-has-two-goals-ent
Sorenstam surges toward U.S. Women's Open

...After all, she had eight victories to go with 19 top-10 finishes. Stop wondering. Sorenstam is on pace to break Mickey Wright's single-season record of 13 wins. She won for the sixth time in 12 events, rallying from a three-shot deficit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/02/gol_345612.shtml
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Pak's late birdie trumps Pressel's ace

...Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic on Sunday. Pak, who previously won the Farr in 1998, 1999, 2001 and 2003, matched Mickey Wright, who won the Sea Island Open in 1957-58, '60, '62-'63, and Annika Sorenstam, who has won both the Samsung...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/16/gol_136002.shtml
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Koch takes three-shot lead in Tournament of Champions

...Tournament of Champions. Annika Sorenstam, planning to play the final five events of the season in a bid to break Mickey Wright's LPGA Tour record of 13 victories in a season, had a 66, while Nancy Lopez shot a 68 in her final event as a tour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/11/gol_357829.shtml
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Sizziling Sorenstam could raise bar again

...on the final day, and they just happen to be two of the greatest in women's golf history - Sorenstam in 2001 and Mickey Wright in 1964. Sorenstam is the one in front this time, and she doesn't have anyone nearly so impressive in her rearview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/15/gol_453235.shtml
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Golf roundup

...fifth win at the Farr. Pak is trying to become only the second player to win the same LPGA event five times, matching Mickey Wright, who won the Sea Island Open in 1957-58, 1960-61 and 1963. After shooting 72, Pak is tied for fifth, five...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/08/gol_424658.shtml
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