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Koepka a rarity: An Open winner without an equipment deal

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 06 / 26 / 17

U .S. Open champion Brooks Koepka is in the enviable and unusual position of having just won a major golf event while not being under contract to a golf club manufacturer. “We can sign a new equipment deal at any time,” said Rock...

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