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Former tennis world No. 1 Ashleigh Barty will play in a golf exhibition tournament, organizers said Tuesday, heightening speculation that she could become a golfer after her shock retirement.

The three-time Grand Slam champion stunned the tennis world when she stepped away from the sport in March, with the multi-talented 25-year-old coy about her plans.

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