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Hull heads for Euro Masters

Charley Hull will be one of the main attractions when the ISPS HANDA European Masters is staged at The Buckinghamshire next week.

The teenager from Kettering has enjoyed an impressive start to her professional career, and earlier this year collected her first title on the Ladies European Tour in Morocco.

The 18-year-old, who is based at Woburn Golf Club, will be joined by seven-time major winner Karrie Webb of Australia and Britain's greatest-ever women's player Dame Laura Davies.

Other leading Europeans teeing-up are Gwladys Nocera of France, Italian Diana Luna and Swedish duo Carin Koch and Sophie Gustafson.

South African Lee-Anne Pace will also be involved along with a handful of Americans which include Cheyenne Woods - the 23-year-old niece of 14-times major champion Tiger.

The four-day tournament, which starts on Thursday, July 3, will comprise of 144 competitors representing 33 nationalities.

The tournament also offers three players - not already qualified - the chance to make it into the Women's British Open which is being held at Royal Birkdale the following week.