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Industry Notes: Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Annika Sorenstam accepts exemption into U.S. Women's Open

USGA: Three-time U.S. Women’s Open champion Annika Sorenstam has accepted a special exemption into the 78th U.S. Women’s Open, July 6-9 at Pebble Beach Golf Links. Sorenstam, 52, of Sweden, won the 1995, 1996 and 2006 U.S. Women’s Open as well as seven other major championships and 72 total LPGA victories in her Hall of Fame career before retiring from full-time professional golf in 2008. Sorenstam also won the 2021 U.S. Senior Women’s Open.