Peter Thomson, Australian golfer with five British Open wins, dies at 88

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Peter Thomson, Australian golfer with five British Open wins, dies at 88
Peter Thomson, Australian golfer with five British Open wins, dies at 88

NEW YORK — Peter Thomson, the Australian who won five British Opens and became the only player in the 20th century to win that major three consecutive years, died Wednesday in Melbourne, Australia. He was 88. His death was announced by Golf Australia, the sport's governing body in that country, which

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