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VanDam has Grand smile after Day One

Updated: June 22, 2007, 11:10 AM ET
By Steve Wright | ESPNOutdoors.com

GROVE, Okla. — Two weeks ago, after a merely human 39th-place finish on Virginia's Smith Mountain Lake, Kevin VanDam wasn't a happy man. But the two-time Bassmaster Classic champion and three-time BASS Angler of the Year was smiling again after the opening day of the Sooner Run presented by Longhorn Tobacco on Grand Lake.

"When things go your way, it makes you happy," said the 39-year-old VanDam.

Things went VanDam's way Thursday to the tune of a five-bass limit weighing 21 pounds, ...

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