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| ||Matteo Manassero birdied the fourth playoff hole last year to top Simon Khan
and Marc Warren, earning his fourth career win in the process. With the
victory, Manassero became the youngest winner of the European Tour`s flagship
event at 20 years old ... This year`s event will be the 60th anniversary of
the tournament and will see 10 major winners in the field, including the PGA
Tour`s Players Championshipwinner Martin Kaymer.