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LPGA Tour players Maria Hjorth, Karen Stupples and KLPGA member Shin-Ae Ahn are tied atop the leaderboard at 5-under par after the first round of the Evian Masters Presented by Société Générale in Evian-Les-Baines, France.
LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan, Danone CEO Franck Riboud and Evian Masters Tournament Director Jacques Bungert were joined by Rolex Rankings No. 1 Yani Tseng, No. 2 Cristie Kerr, No. 3 Suzann Pettersen and No. 9 Karrie Webb for a special press conference Wednesday.
The LPGA returns this week to picturesque Evian-Les-Bains, France, for the playing of the Evian Masters Presented by Société Générale.