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In special place, Jiyai Shin has special round

Updated: September 16, 2012, 4:56 AM ET
By Andy Farrell

HOYLAKE, England -- For Jiyai Shin, the Women's British Open is a special week on the calendar. Winning the championship at Sunningdale in 2008 provided her first victory on the worldwide stage. Or, as she put it: "It changed my life."

Shin was not a member of the LPGA before that victory. "I was playing on the Korean LPGA and dreaming of playing on the LPGA," she said. "I never believed I was good like the big players, but that gave me confidence." It also gave her a card for ...

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