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Golf: Angela Stanford wins first major following Amy Olson's double bogey on 18th

7 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Angela Stanford ended her long wait for a first major title when her 3-under 68 was enough to win the Evian Championship by one shot Sunday after longtime leader Amy Olson made double bogey on the 18th. At age 40, and 15 years after she was runner-up at the U.S. Women's Open, Stanford's wild final...
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Angela Stanford wins at Evian for 1st career major title

7 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France - In her 18th year on tour, after a wild and tearful final few holes, Angela Stanford became a major tournament champion Sunday. It was a long journey to an unlikely one-shot victory at the Evian Championship for a player who believed as a rookie in 2001 that major titles would come sooner than her 40th birthday - and probably not in France. "I would have laughed, 'No way, it's going to happen before'," said Stanford, whose runner-up finish at the 2003 U.S. Women's Open was the first of 13 top-10s in majors without a win.
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Evian Championship 2018: Angela Stanford Wins 1st LPGA Major Championship

7 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Angela Stanford shot a three-under 68 on Sunday to win the Evian Championship at Evian Resort Golf Club in Evian-les-Bains, Haute-Savoie, France...
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Angela Stanford wins at Evian for 1st career major title

7 monthes ago   |   By National Post

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, Switzerland - Angela Stanford ended her long wait for a first major title when her 3-under 68 was enough to win the Evian Championship by one shot Sunday after long-time leader Amy Olson made double-bogey on the 18th.
At age 40, and 15 years after she was runner-up at the U.S. Women's Open, Stanford's wild final few holes gave her a 12-under total of 272.
Olson missed a six-foot putt for bogey on the 18th to force a playoff. She carded a 74 to fall into a four-way tie for second place with fellow Americans Austin Ernst and Mo Martin, and Sei Young Kim.
After Olson was...
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