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Announced: By the PGA Tour, a cooperation agreement with the PGA Tour of Australasia to strengthen professional tournament golf in the Australasian region and elsewhere in the world. The 2018 World Cup will be played Nov. 22-25 at Metropolitan Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia.

Received: By Karrie Webb, a special exemption into the U.S. Women’s Open on May 31-June 3 at Shoal Creek (Ala.) Club, the U.S. Golf Association announced. Webb, 43, won the 2000 and 2001 Open titles among her 41 career victories. Webb has played in 22 consecutive USWOs, the longest active streak.