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1962 Titleholders Championship

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Dates  April 26–30, 1962
Course(s)  Augusta Country Club
Format  Stroke play – 72 holes
Location  Augusta, Georgia
Tour(s)  LPGA Tour
Par  72
1962 Titleholders Championship

The 1962 Titleholders Championship was the 23rd Titleholders Championship, held April 26–30 at Augusta Country Club in Augusta, Georgia. Defending champion Mickey Wright sank a ten-foot (3 m) putt for par on the 72nd hole to tie Ruth Jessen and force the first playoff in the event's history.

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Wright won the 18-hole playoff by three strokes, 69 to 72, to repeat as champion.

Barbara Romack held a five-shot lead after 36 holes, but finished two strokes back in solo third.

Final leaderboard

Sunday, April 29, 1962

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Playoff

Monday, April 30, 1962

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References

1962 Titleholders Championship Wikipedia


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