Golf – Kupcho makes history as first woman to win at Augusta

Jennifer Kupcho celebrates with the trophy after winning the inaugural National Women's Amateur championship at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, U.S., April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

AUGUSTA, Georgia (Reuters) – Jennifer Kupcho struck a blow for gender equality and entered golf history books on Saturday when she was crowned Augusta National Women’s Amateur champion by firing a final-round five-under 67 for a four-shot win over Maria Fassi. Following the first women’s competitive round played at Augusta National, it was a double […]

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