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Evian makes case as LPGA's 5th major

Updated: September 11, 2013, 5:18 PM ET
By Dottie Pepper | Special to espnW.com

As the LPGA begins its fifth major of the year (no, that is NOT a typo) for the first time in its 63-year history, I'm pondering the somewhat simple, yet somewhat complicated question: "What is a major?"

As recently as 1978, there were only two majors on the LPGA's schedule. With the five biggest events now spread out on the calendar from early April to mid-September, what really sets them apart? Does this week's Evian Championship make its case after being on the ...

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