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AIB Ladies’ Irish Open returns to Portmarnock

verchenova1Up-and-coming Russian star, Maria Verchenova (pictured), and legend of ladies’ golf, Laura Davies, will be coming to the Portmarnock links course for the 2009 AIB Ladies’ Irish Open, which takes place from June 26 to 28.

Verchenova is the first Russian to earn full-time membership on the Ladies’ European Tour, and has the potential to become one of the top players in the world.

Davies, Europe’s most accomplished lady professional golfer, recently won the Australian Women’s Open in January and will be attempting to be the first lady professional to win the Ladies Irish Open for a third time following her wins in 1994 and 1995.

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