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Kel Nagle dies at 94; Australian golfer won the British Open
Kel Nagle dies at 94; Australian golfer won the British Open

Kel Nagle, a former British Open winner, U.S. Open runner-up and a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, has died in Australia. He was 94. The PGA of Australia said in a statement Thursday that Nagle, who won the British Open at St. Andrews in 1960, its centenary year, died overnight at a Sydney hospital. It did not give a cause of death. The Australian golfer was born Kelvin Nagle on Dec. 21, 1920, in Sydney. He won at least one tournament every year for 26 years after turning professional in 1946, collecting 61 victories on the PGA Tour of Australasia and two on the U.S. tour. His win at St. Andrews came by one stroke over Arnold Palmer, who was attempting to win his third...

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