Blast from the past: Levenson cleans up ’78 French Amateur

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Blast from the past: Levenson cleans up ’78 French Amateur

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Today in SA sports history: May 28
1978 — Gavan Levenson beats Italian Lorenzo Silva 5 and 3 at Saint-Nom-la-Bretèche to win the French Amateur golf championship. One down after 27 holes, Levenson won six holes on the trot to secure his victory, which came just two weeks after his countryman, professional golfer Dale Hayes, had won the French Open.

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