Sports Briefing: In Gee Chun Sets 72-Hole Major Record

Sports Briefing: In Gee Chun Sets 72-Hole Major Record

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In Gee Chun of South Korea in the final round of the Evian Championship. She missed the cut in the same tournament last year.

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In Gee Chun won the Evian Championship on Sunday at 21 under par — the best 72-hole finish in a major by a man or woman — after having missed the cut in the same tournament in Évian-les-Bains, France, last year.

Chun needed to sink a 10-foot par put on the 18th after sending her tee shot into the rough but captured her second career major after her caddie raised the stakes.

“I was so nervous,” Chun said. “So my…



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