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At 86, Sifford still making a difference

Originally Published: February 18, 2009
By Bob Harig | ESPN.com

The lost years can never be regained.

Charlie Sifford has spent a good part of his days wondering what might have been, how opportunity never really knocked, how things might have been different for a golfer with immense talent but few places to show it.

Now, at 86, he is lending his name to a special exemption being given at the annual Northern Trust Open in Los Angeles, where his last victory came 40 years ago in a playoff over Harold Henning.

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