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From on March 14th, 2017: EAST LOTHIAN, SCOTLAND ‰ÛÓ Appropriately, a near gale was gusting across the old links as the captain of the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, Henry Fairweather, announced the result of the second ballot of members to finally admit women to the 273-year-old club. And, as it turned out, the wind of change was also blowing at Muirfield, where 80.2 percent of the 621 men who voted‰ÛÓa 92.7 percent turnout‰ÛÓcame down in favor of mixed membership. ‰ÛÏThis is a significant decision for the club,‰Û said Fairweather, clearly a master of understatement. ‰ÛÏWe look forward to...

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