Webb to Play Four of the Men

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Karrie Webb will take on four of the world's best-known male golfers one-by-one in a 'Battle of the Sexes' series.
 
Nick Faldo, Stuart Appleby, Michael Campbell and John Daly are in negotiations for the matches set on courses around the world in the million-dollar series. The contests are being promoted by Greg Norman's manager, Frank Williams. Webb would hit off the men's tees while the men would play off the champions' tees.
 
Williams approached Faldo and Appleby at the Australian Open and both indicated a high degree of interest. Faldo could play Webb in Europe in August, Appleby in the Hope Islands around Christmas and Campbell in New Zealand at a similar time. No time was mentioned for the Daly match.
 
Ian Baker-Finch is pro-Webb if she plays off a forward tee. 'I think that Karrie can beat the men,' he said. 'She is that good. I think a lot of people would be very interested to see her take the men on.'